Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property

We have experienced lawyers who have expertise in the constantly evolving and increasingly complex areas of information technology, life sciences, and intellectual property. We provide a variety of legal services in response to the diverse legal needs of our clients in these fields. These legal services include advising on regulatory requirements, setting up business, corporate housekeeping, contract negotiations, and dispute resolution.

Strong, flexible support to help growing information technology businesses

Experience in the fast changing arena of life sciences, including pharmaceuticals and medical sciences

A wide range of legal services in the fields of technology, entertainment, and media, including cross-border transactions and disputes

Expertise in leveraging user information while protecting your business

A wide range of legal services in the information technology and entertainment field, including with respect to cross-border transactions and disputes

Advising clients facing complex problems with our broad experience handling disputes relating to information technology systems development

Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:People

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Newsletters

Japanese Virtual Currency Regulations take effect in April 2017
Amendments of the Civil Aeronautics Act to Introduce the New Rules Restricting UAVs
The Supreme Court ruled that the technical scope and subject matter of a product-by-process claim invention will cover the same products, even if the products are made by a different process from the claimed process

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:News

Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Global 2020
Awards
Yutaka Miyoshi Recognized in WIPR Leaders 2020
Awards
Top Ranking Received From The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020
Awards
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2019"
Media
Comments by Atsushi Okada were featured in an OneTrust DataGuidance article titled "Japan: APPI revision includes "strengthening regulations of cross-border data transfers"" published on December 5, 2019

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Seminars

Jan. 31, 2020External Seminars
"Legal Frontier in AI, IoT and Big Data, and new regulations for digital markets"
Jan. 28, 2020External Seminars
"Potential amendments to Japanese data protection law"
Jan. 14, 2020External Seminars
"OECD Global Conference on Governance Innovation"
Dec. 9, 2019External Seminars
"Business development using big data"
Nov. 29, 2019External Seminars
"The Future of Global Licensing through the 4th Industrial Revolution and the K-Wave."

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Publications

Magazine Article
"Importance of Information Banks and Potential for Financial Institutions to Operate as Information Banks - Including Relationships with FinTech and InsurTech"
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"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Aviation Law 2020 - Regulations on Drone Flights in Japan"
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"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Aviation Law 2020 - Japan chapter"
Magazine Article
"Data Compliance Practices in M&A (Agreements)"
Magazine Article
"Intensive Lecture on Legal Affairs Related to Events (9): Contractual Relationships and Rights Management (1) - Music"

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