Doyeup Kim focuses his practice on IT/broadcasting telecommunications matters, with a particular focus on regulatory issues regarding IT, protection of personal information, and compliance.
Mr. Kim was responsible for APP service/system review, privacy system establishment, big data analysis by using personal information, and new business projects, including establishment of new servers and their transmission overseas, and data usage/advertising in IoT. In particular, he played a leading role in reviewing legal issues relating to data integration, overseas transmission, consent to receive marketing messages in the EU, US, Middle East, CIS, Southeast Asia, Southwest Asia and Central and South America in connection with customer-based marketing platform setup projects.
Mr. Kim holds privacy-related certifications, including CIPP/E (Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe), PIMS (Personal Information Management System) Auditor, ISO 27001 Auditor, Privacy Impact Assessment Expert, and SECU-STAR Assessor. He also responded to the investigations by Korean/foreign government regulatory authorities and cases involving personal information leakage/theft. He completed a doctoral course at Korea University Graduate School of Information Security. Based on his work experience, he was appointed as advisory counsel for the Personal information Protection Commission and Korea Communications Commission and a member of the Personal Information Protection Self-Regulatory Committee, Korea Communications Commission, EU Adequacy Assessment Public and Private Joint Bureau of Ministry of the Interior, Public and Private Partnership Forum of E-government of Ministry of the Interior, Personal Information Protection Forum of Korea Internet & Security Agency, and member of Committee for Adequacy Assessment, Korea Credit Information Services and Financial Security Institute, respectively. In addition, he has advised on international privacy law matters concerning the GDPR and CCPA as well as domestic matters concerning enactment of and amendment to the Video Information Protection Act, Personal information Protection Act and Information and Communications Network Act. He co-authored the introduction, guidance and guidebook in relation to the EU GDPR for domestic companies and deal with compliance projects.