Visakha Phusamruat is a J.S.D. candidate at the UC Berkeley School of Law expecting to graduate in 2018. Her dissertation under the supervision of Professor Laurent Mayali will comparatively examine how data security breach law operates in the US and Singapore through case analysis. It will put forward implications for norm adjudication, corporation-consumer trust relationships, and develop a model for Thai data security breach law. Prior to this, her academic research focused on how international trade law intersects with public morals and human rights. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degree in law from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. She practiced corporate, banking and contract laws before deciding to pursue a career in academia.