Recent News


October 13, 2018Firm News
Kazuo Itazaki became a member of Japan Association of Economic Law.
October 9, 2018Publications
Izuru Goto wrote an article titled "Cryptocurrency and Trust" in the Trust Forum Vol. 10 (October 2018).
October 8, 2018Events
Mikio Tanaka joined a panel at the session titled "Lost in Translation" at the annual conference of the International Bar Association (IBA) held in Rome, organized by the Senior Lawyers’ Committee of the IBA.
September 27, 2018Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Wettbewerbsverbot in Japan" on the permissibility of a non-compete clause under Japanese law in the Autumn 2018 issue of JAPANMARKT, published by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.
September 21, 2018Publications
Kazuo Itazaki wrote an article titled "Practice note; Summary of Subcontract Act and Anti-Monopoly Act Violations Resulting from Reforms and Corporate Responses" which appeared in the Business Homu (November, 2018).
September 17, 2018Events
Mikio Tanaka delivered a key note speech on "Some Practical Problems in Enforcing Foreign Judicial Judgments in Japan – in comparison with arbitration" at the inauguration ceremony of the Sakhalin Branch of the Far Eastern Arm of the Russian Arbitration Center, held in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, the Russian Federation.
September 15, 2018Firm News
Teruhisa Ishii has joined the Firm as a Partner.
September 1, 2018Firm News
Yota Iemura, admitted in 2016, has joined the Firm.
August 22, 2018Firm News
Hyunchi Sim, admitted in 2015, has joined the Firm.
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.