International Trade

We are experienced in advising clients regarding their international business and operations as they relate to investment treaties, World Trade Organization (WTO) agreements, and other trade laws

We have assisted companies in overcoming potential trade barriers by undertaking actions pursuant to relevant economic partnership agreements, free trade agreements, investment treaties, WTO agreements, and other trade laws.

We are experienced in advising clients in the context of negotiations with governmental agencies and investigations relating to international trade arrangements, such as investigations arising from the imposition of anti-dumping duties or countervailing duties.

With our expertise and practical experience on international trade issues, and our relationships with relevant government agencies and professionals in related fields, we are able to provide efficient and effective advice and support for clients on a broad range of international trade issues.
 

International Trade:People

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International Trade:News

Media
Comments by Yusuke Hatakeyama, attorney-at-law, were featured in an Bloomberg BNA article titled "CPTPP Commission Tackles Dispute Settlement at First Meeting (1)" published on January 17, 2019
Awards
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2018"

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International Trade:Seminars

Nov. 29, 2018External Seminars
"Preparation for the Mega-FTAs: Points of attention on Rules of Origin of CPTPP and Japan-EU FTA"
Nov. 21, 2018External Seminars
"Joint seminar of the French National Bar Council & Inter-Pacific Bar Association 100 Lawyers in Japan"
Oct. 20, 2016External Seminars
ABA SECTION OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 2016 FALL MEETING "Trans-Pacific Partnership:Progress and Predictions for the Largest International Trade Agreement in History"
Apr. 15, 2016External Seminars
IPBA Annual Meeting & Conference 2016 "The Historic Iran Sanctions Deal – Reducing Risk for Asian Business"
Nov. 17, 2015External Seminars
"ABA 2015 Asia Forum – Beijing "615 million people, a U.S. $2.3 trillion economy and 10 legal systems: The Opportunities and Challenges of Investing into ASEAN""

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International Trade:Publications

Magazine Article
"TPP and TPP11: Comparison and Consideration of Contents"
Panel Discussion
"Economic Partnership Agreement between Japan and ASEAN Member States"
Panel Discussion
"Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures of the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Price Effects and Demonstrating Causation in Anti-Dumping Investigations"
Panel Discussion
"Origin certification procedures under Japan-EU EPA"

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