This Privacy Policy Addendum for users in Korea (the “Addendum”) provides additional disclosures required by local data protection law.  This Addendum should be read in conjunction with the Privacy Policy, to describe LinkedIn’s practices regarding the collection and use of personal data of members residing in Korea. In the event of any conflict between the Privacy Policy and this Addendum, the provisions of this Addendum shall prevail.

1. How We Store Personal Data

To provide our services to you, we store your personal data outside Korea on our overseas servers located in the United States.

  • Country to Which Personal Data Is Transferred: United States
  • Purpose of Use of Personal Data: Please refer to Section 2 of the Privacy Policy
  • Transfer Date and Method: Transferred on submission for storage and processing
  • Personal Data Transferred: Please refer to Section 1 of the Privacy Policy
  • Retention and Use Period: Please refer to Sections 4.1 and 4.3 of the Privacy Policy

2. Delegation of Personal Information Processing

Certain third-party service providers and/or LinkedIn affiliates may perform functions on behalf of LinkedIn and may have access to your personal data as needed to perform those functions, as described below.

Name of Delegate Delegated Work
General Agent, Co. Ltd. Matters involving the domestic representative as provided under the Personal Information Protection Act

3. Overseas Transfer of Personal Data

Certain third-party service providers and/or LinkedIn’s affiliates located outside Korea may perform functions on behalf of LinkedIn and may have access to your personal data as needed to perform those functions, as described below:

Name of Recipient Delegated work
Items of personal data transferred overseas Country to which personal data will be transferred Timing and method of transfer Purpose of use by the recipient(s) and period of retention and use by the recipient(s)
Adyen
Payment processing
First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
American Express Payment processing First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
Chase Paymentech Payment processing First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
WorldPay Payment processing First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
BillDesk Payment processing First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
PayPal Payment processing First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Payment processing on behalf of LinkedIn requires service providers to retain data for significant periods of time due to regulatory obligation.
CSI Web OFAC screening First name, last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Screening of foreign assets to enforce economic sanctions and interfere with the flow of criminal funds.
Sift Payment fraud detection First name, Last name, address, IP address, credit card payment details United States, Ireland, Singapore The data is transferred by Application Programming Interface on a continual basis as transactions are processed. Prevent fraudulent chargebacks and otherwise detect and prevent fraud.

4. Procedures and Methods of Destruction of Personal Data

As described in our Privacy Policy (Sections 4.1 and 4.3), we will destroy your personal data when it is no longer needed and there is no longer any legal or business need to maintain the data. When we destroy your data, we will take commercially reasonable and technically feasible measures to make the personal data irrecoverable or irreproducible.

5. Department in Charge of Protecting Personal Data and Handling Complaints

LinkedIn Corporation
Attn: Legal Dept. (Korean member query)
1000 W. Maude Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
USA

Telephone: +1-650-426-6000

E-mail: Legal@linkedin.com

In addition, our local agent in Korea under applicable laws is as follows: 

Local Agent: General Agent Co. Ltd

Representative Name: Young Soo Kim

Telephone: 02-736-9891

E-mail: koreaprivacy@linkedin.com