Masayuki Matsuda

Senior Counsel

Masayuki Matsuda

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Languages
Japanese

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 1977
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
admitted as a Patent Attorney

Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-6266-8501
FAX
+81-3-6266-8401

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Practice Areas

Background

Chuo University (LL.B., 1973)
Professor at Aoyama Gakuin University Law School (2004-2007)
Chuo University Graduate School of Law (LL.D., 2006)
Visiting Professor of Law at Aoyama Gakuin University Law School (2007- )
Visiting Professor of Law at Chuo University Law School (2007- )

Major Activities

  • Director of Law and Computer Association of Japan (1980-)
  • Director of The Copyright Law Association of Japan (1985-)
  • Member of Copyright Section Group, Cultural Council, Agency for Cultural Affairs (1993-)
  • Professor of Civil Procedures at Legal Training and Research Institute, Supreme Court of Japan (1997-2000)
  • Member of Operation Committee, Copyright Institute, Copyright Information Center (1999-)
  • Member of Investigative Commission for Program Making in Broadband Age, Ministry of Public Management, Home Affairs, Posts and Telecommunications (2002-)
  • Chairman of Legal Training and Research Committee, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2003-)
  • Director of Entertainment Lawyers Network (2004-)
  • Chairperson of Research Group on Contents Evaluation and Business Models, Agency for Cultural Affairs (2004-)
  • Chairperson of Study Group on Asset Pricing Method for Music Copyright and Funding by Using Music Copyright, Agency for Cultural Affairs (2005-2006)
  • Director (standing in for Chairperson) of Network Distribution and Copyright System Foundation (2008-)

Masayuki Matsuda:Awards

Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the seventh edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"
Awards
Firm recognized in Asia Law & Practice's "Asialaw Profiles 2016: The Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic Law Firms"
Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the sixth edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"
Awards
25 lawyers were selected as leading lawyers in Asia Law & Practice's "Asia law Leading Lawyers 2015: The Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Lawyers"
Awards
Top rankings received from Chambers Global 2015

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Masayuki Matsuda:News

Public Service
Two proposals adopted at "Network Distribution and Copyright Forum"
Firm News
Our firm held a seminar to commemorate its merger with Max Law Offices and hosted a reception afterward
Firm News
Merger with Max Law Offices

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Masayuki Matsuda:Seminars

Oct. 14, 2005MHM Seminars
a seminar to commemorate its merger with Max Law Offices

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Masayuki Matsuda:Publications

Book
"Provision-by-Provision Explanation of the Copyright Law [2nd ed.]"
Book Article
"Legal Issues Concerning Publishing: Theory and Practice"
"Decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York Recognizing Fair Use in the Google Books Case"
" Panel Discussion"
"Legal Counseling regarding Intellectual Property Licenses (revised)"

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