Recent News


May 20, 2019Firm News
Aditya R. Poojari, admitted to the Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa in India, has joined the Firm.
May 13, 2019Events
Yoko Maeda participated as a speaker in the seminar entitled "Development and Specific Methods of Use of International Arbitration and Mediation in Japan and America", jointly organized by Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association and The State Bar of California.
May 9, 2019Events
Changsok Song gave a lecture entitled "Responses to Work Style Reform Act" at the law seminar (labor law) held by Korean Business Association in Japan.
April 25, 2019Events
Noriko Higashizawa and Ryoko Takeda made a presentation entitled "Protection of Personal Information in Japan In Relation to Adequacy Decision by the European Commission" at the Global Market Roundtable of IPMPC (International Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Privacy Consortium).
April 15, 2019Firm News
Hitomi Sakai, admitted in 2003, has joined the Firm as a Counsel. Masashi Komori, admitted in 2017, have joined the Firm as Associates.
April 9, 2019Events
Mikio Tanaka made a speech titled "Japanisches Recht „in a nutshell“" on important features of Japanese law that are most relevant to foreign investors at FORUM JAPAN - Freier Handel und Neue Geschäftschancen (free trade and new business chances) held by Wirtschaftskammer Österreich (Austrian Economic Chamber), in Vienna.
April 5, 2019Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Mehr Rechte, weniger Überstunden" on the latest labor law reform in the Spring 2019 issue of JAPANMARKT, published by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.
April 4, 2019From City-Yuwa
Ten lawyers of City-Yuwa Partners were chosen for the Tenth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan.
April 1, 2019Firm News
Naoyuki Kishimi, admitted in 2007, and Satoshi Uchimura, admitted in 2015, have joined the Firm as Associates.
March 27, 2019Events
Yoko Maeda gave a lecture regarding international arbitration for construction companies and real estate developers organized by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.
March 17, 2019Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Das japanische Rechtswesen | Teil 4: Stützen des Wirtschaftswachstums der Nachkriegszeit (Landscape of Japanese Law | Part 4: Supporting Rapid Economic Growth in the Post-war Period)" in the March 2019 issue of JAPANDIGEST, published by the Doitsu News Digest GmbH.
March 13, 2019Publications
Hiroaki Asahara wrote an article titled "Global Focus: Japan’s Regenerative Medicine Regulatory Pathways: Encouraging Innovation and Patient Access" (PDF) which appeared in UPDATE Magazine (February/March 2019).
March 8, 2019Events
Yoko Maeda served as an Expert for ICC Advanced Arbitration Academy for Asia.