Recent News


July 25, 2018Publications
Hiroaki Matsunaga wrote an article titled "Antitrust Case News - Refusal to Admit New Members by Trade Association Which Has Entered into Insurance Agreement Necessary for Entering the Market" which appeared in "Jurist" Vol. 1522 (August, 2018).
July 24, 2018Firm News
Kentaro Sadahiro has joined the Firm as a Counsel.
July 1, 2018Firm News
Yoko Maeda became Deputy Secretary General of JAA.
July 1, 2018Firm News
Yoko Maeda was appointed as an alternate court member of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).
June 27, 2018Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Warum Compliance in Japan immer wichtiger wird" on the impact of the introduction of the plea bargaining system on the corporate compliance in Japan, which appeared in the Summer 2018 issue of JAPANMARKT, published by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.
June 12, 2018Events
Noriko Higashizawa (Partner) and Masumi Takimoto (Licensed Visa Specialist) made the presentation titled "Working in Japan - Point-based Skilled Immigration System" at the Seminar "What’s it REALLY like to work in Japan?" hosted by Japan Society of Northern California.
June 1, 2018Firm News
Akira Nagasaki has been quoted on Bloomberg BNA: Environment & Energy’s article "Almost Half of Japanese Mercury Handlers Face New Reporting".
May 20, 2018Publications
Ryoko Takeda wrote an article titled "Substantial additional tax imposed by employees’ illegal acts: Based on the views concerning corporate governance on tax matter" published by Japan Tax Research Institute (Public Interest Incorporated Foundation).
May 14, 2018Firm News

Six lawyers of City-Yuwa Partners were chosen as Leading Lawyers in Japan by Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2018.

May 4, 2018Events
Arata Nomoto participated in panels "Regional Updates", "Loot Boxes and Other F2P Mechanics", and "Using Real-Life Objects in Video Games" at the Games Industry Law Summit 2018.