Join The British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong and Australian Chamber of Commerce South China, in collaboration with Zhong Lun Law Firm and Dezan Shira & Associates, for upcoming seminar on Personal Data Protection and Network Security Measures for Companies in the Greater Bay Area – Legal and IT Considerations.
Zhong Lun Law Firm's and Dezan Shira & Associates's presentations will include, but are not limited to, the following content:
Zhong Lun Law Firm:
Topic: Personal Data Protection and Network Security Measures – Legal Considerations
Personal Data Protection Laws and Regulations
Legal Obligations of Data Controllers
Individual Rights of Data Subjects
Forming Company Policies on Personal Data Protection
Collecting Personal Data via Apps
What to do in a Data Breach
Restrictions on Electronic Marketing
Data Localization and Cross-Border Data Transfer
Outlook and Developments
Dezan Shira & Associates:
Topic: Personal Data Protection and Network Security Measures – IT Considerations
Basic data security concept
Data life-cycle and related privacy risks
Traditional Security Model vs Modern Security Model
Privacy by Default and Privacy by Design
Data Privacy Impact Assessment
Technical measures for data security
Organizational measures for data security
Date & Time: 2:00pm – 4:30pm, Thursday 22 October
Venue: Zhong Lun Law Firm, Guangzhou Office
Address: 23F, R&F Center, 10 Huaxia Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Partner at Beijing Zhong Lun Law Firm Guangzhou Office
Kent Woo is a Partner at Zhong Lun Law Firm Guangzhou Office, where he heads its premier international trade and investment team. Fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Kent and has over 20 years of experience providing legal advice and services to international companies doing business in or with China. Kent’s expertise includes corporate and commercial law, foreign direct investment, mergers & acquisitions, labour & employment, intellectual property, compliance & investigations, criminal defense, and litigation & arbitration. His clients are mainly multinational corporations and small and medium enterprises from various countries and regions around the world, including from Europe, the United States, India, Israel, Australia, and Hong Kong.
Legal Consultant at Beijing Zhong Lun Law Firm Guangzhou Office
Matthew Warr is a Legal Consultant at Zhong Lun Guangzhou Office. Matthew has a wealth of experience providing legal advice and services to international companies investing in or trading with China, and like Kent his expertise lies in the abovementioned areas. His clients mainly comprise companies from Australia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe and South East Asia. Matthew is also a Board Director of the Australian Chamber of Commerce (AustCham) South China, is fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin), and has lived in China for more than a decade.
Thomas Zhang is the Group IT Director at Dezan Shira & Associates, based in the Shenzhen office. Thomas has 18 years of experience in the IT industry and focuses on IT advisory, information security & compliance, cloud, internal process / procedure control, and other IT related fields. Thomas is a member of ISACA and has held a CISA certificate for many years. He is also a member of ISC2 with CISSP and CCSP certificates. Besides recently obtaining DPO (Data Protection Officer) and CDPSE (Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer) certificates which are both focused on the privacy and compliance area, Thomas also holds various other IT professional qualifications including Microsoft 365 Security Administration, CCNP, MCSE, and MCDBA.
Zhong Lun Law Firm is a market leading, full service Chinese law firm. Since its founding in 1993, Zhong Lun has become one of the largest law firms in China, with 340+ partners and 2,100+ lawyers and professionals, including both recognized leaders in the Chinese legal profession and experienced senior lawyers from top international law firms.
Zhong Lun offers legal services across 28 core practice areas, and has a network of 11 domestic offices in Chinese mainland in the leading centres of Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Wuhan, Chongqing, Qingdao, Hangzhou, Nanjing and Haikou as well as an office in the international gateway city of Hong Kong. Zhong Lun also has international offices in Tokyo, London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Almaty, and maintains cooperative relationships with leading law firms in numerous countries and territories around the world for both inbound and outbound China-related matters. Zhong Lun is therefore well-positioned to provide clients with high quality legal services across a wide range of industries and sectors not only in China, but also in more than 90 jurisdictions around the world.
Dezan Shira & Associates is a pan-Asia, multi-disciplinary professional services firm, providing legal, tax and operational advisory to international corporate investors. Operational throughout China, ASEAN and India, our mission is to guide foreign companies through Asia’s complex regulatory environment and assist them with all aspects of establishing, maintaining and growing their business operations in the region. With more than 23 years of on-the-ground experience and a large team of lawyers, tax experts and auditors, in addition to researchers and business analysts, we are your partner for growth in Asia.
We are a specialist practice that provides foreign direct investment services for international businesses looking to enter and expand their operations in Asia. Specifically, our services include pre-investment and entry strategy advisory, comparisons of investment destinations, due diligence, corporate establishment, tax planning, accounting & reporting, treasury administration, financial review, internal audit & compliance, human resource administration & payroll, and ERP & financial system review.
We are committed to improving the understanding and transparency of investing across Asia. The firm publishes significant and well received business intelligence about each of the markets and disciplines in which it operates in through its publishing subsidiary Asia Briefing Ltd.., which includes technical publications and highly rated websites concerning business investment in Asia, ASEAN, China, India and Vietnam.