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Korea – Standard – Protection – NDAs

Korea – Standard – Protection – NDAs

14. (3) In the event that the public interest whistleblowing, etc. contains confidential work-related information, the public interest whistleblower, etc. shall be deemed not to have violated his/her professional confidentiality obligation, notwithstanding the provisions of some other Act(s) and subordinate statute(s), collective agreements or the employment rules, etc.

(5) The provisions prohibiting or restricting public interest whistleblowing, etc. in a collective agreement, employment agreement, supply contract, etc. shall be deemed invalid.

Referenced Legislation: Protection of Public Interest Whistleblowers Act (2011)

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