This seminar is comprised of two parts.
In the first part, the eight cases covered in the 2020 SAL Ann Rev chapter on Confidential Information and Data Protection will be examined, focusing on the key points and practical takeaways. The eight cases are:
(i) LVM Law Chambers LLC v Wan Hoe Keet  1 SLR 1083
(ii) I-Admin (Singapore) Pte Ltd v Hong Ying Ting  1 SLR 1130
(iii) Shanmugam Manohar v Attorney-General  SGHC 120
(iv) BAFCO Singapore Pte Ltd v Lee Tze Seng  SGHC 281
(v) Re Creative Technology Ltd  SGPDPC 1
(vi) Re Majestic Debt Recovery Pte Ltd  SGPDPC 7
(vii) Re Times Software Pte Ltd  SGPDPC 18
(viii) Re Everlast Projects Pte Ltd  SGPDPC 20
The second part of the seminar will be a panel discussion with eminent legal practitioners, where the discussion will revolve around selected topics relating to data protection law reform and to the IP Strategy Report 2030, among other matters.