Taro KOMUKAI

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Name
Taro KOMUKAI
URL
http://komukai.ptu.jp/Taro_KOMUKAI/home.html
Affiliation
Nihon University
Section
College of Risk Management, Department of Risk Management
Job title
Professor
Research funding number
30780316

Profile

Dr. Taro KOMUKAI is a Professor of Law at College of Risk Management, Nihon University in Tokyo, Japan. His research interests include privacy, information security, secrecy of communications and other issues associated with digitalization and the Internet.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jun 2014
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Mar 2016
Senior Vice President and Executive Consultant, InfoCom Research, Inc.
 
Apr 2012
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Sep 2015
Guest Associate Professor, Global Information and Telecommunication Studies, Waseda University
 

Education

 
Apr 1983
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Mar 1987
Political Science, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
 
Apr 2004
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Mar 2007
Grasduate School of Law, Chuo University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2009
ドコモ・モバイル・サイエンス賞 社会科学部門 優秀賞, Mobile Communication Fund
 

Published Papers

 
The obligation of data controllers under the rapid increase in personal data collection.
Taro KOMUKAI
IEEJ Electronic, Information and System Society   137(6) 790-795   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
This paper focuses on obligation of data controller associated with purpose of personal data processing. The development of IoTand big data causes privacy concern in various aspects. One of the most serious issues is that data could be collected, ...
FCC’s New Privacy Regulation on ISPs: Regulation on ICT Industry in Rapid Change.
Taro KOMUKAI
Journal of Law and Information System   (1) 36-44   May 2017   [Invited]
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the U.S. adopted an Order for new privacy regulation on providers of BIAS (Broadband Internet Access Service) on 27 in October, 2016.  The new rule, with more strict restriction to ISPs to collect, use, a...
A Comparative Legal Study on Location Data Privacy
2016-EIP-74    Nov 2016
This paper focuses on privacy and data protection associated with location data collected from networked devices. While use of location data could bring us variety of convenient services, it also could be a curse to serious privacy concern because...
Kaori Ishii, Taro Komukai
Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion   474    Aug 2016   [Refereed]
This paper focuses on the liability and duties of data controllers regarding data leaks and compares the relevant legal schemes of Japan, the U.S., and the U.K. There are three primary approaches to reducing or redressing damages caused by data le...

Misc

 
Overview of Regulation on Geographic Location Data.
Taro KOMUKAI
Japan Data Communications   (215) 19-22   Jul 2017   [Invited]
A Comparative Legal Study on Protection of Children on the Internet.
Taro kOMUKAI
RISK MANAGEMENT STUDIES   (創刊) 114-125   Mar 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
KOMUKAI Taro
NTT Publishing   Mar 2015   ISBN:978-4-7571-0353

Teaching Experience