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New privacy guidelines issued in South Korea for businesses processing personal information

By Jenny Lee
  • 03 Mar 2022 05:37
  • 03 Mar 2022 05:37
South Korea's privacy regulator has issued two sets of privacy guidelines for businesses in the country that process customers' personal data, highlighting the need to better protect the rights of data subjects.
The Personal Information Protection Commission, or PIPC, announced the guidelines in a statement today (see here), aiming to

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Jenny Lee


Jenny joined MLex’s Seoul bureau in 2021 as a correspondent focusing on competition law and data privacy and security. Jenny received a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s renowned Medill School of Journalism and worked for a number of news organizations in the US, including the Associated Press Television News, McClatchy and Voice of America, where she worked for almost three years in Washington DC. She returned to her native South Korea in 2019 as a reporter for Wired Korea.

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