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South Korea considers higher fines for privacy violations in revision to privacy act

By Wooyoung Lee
  • 23 Dec 2020 04:39
  • 23 Dec 2020 04:39
Businesses will face fines of up to 3 percent of annual global turnover for privacy violations but will see criminal charges against privacy officers scrapped, under a planned revision by South Korea’s privacy regulator to the Personal Information Protection Act, or PIPA.

The Personal Information Protection Commission announced today it would seek a

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