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Amendment to the Personal Information Protection Act Passed in the National Assembly July 6, 2015
By Kwang Bae, partner, Lee & Ko on Aug 3, 2015
Posted In Consumer Protection, Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, Uncategorized
On July 6, 2015, the Korean National Assembly passed a bill containing several amendments to the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). This bill (the Amendment Bill) combines a number of major provisions from nine previous different bills – e.g., one introduced in 2013 and eight proposed in 2014 following the massive data breach of three...