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 2019
Awards
Firm ranks highly in World Trademark Review 1000 - The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2019
Awards
Top Ranking Received From The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Asia Pacific 2019
Awards
Top ranking received in "Who's Who Legal: Japan 2018"

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Seminars

Feb. 27, 2019External Seminars
"Global trends in data privacy including GDPR, and how they affect Japanese companies"
Jan. 28, 2019External Seminars
‘‘Latest trend in data protection ~ the amended Unfair Competition Prevention Act and the Contract Guidelines on Utilization of AI and Data~‘‘
Dec. 5, 2018External Seminars
”How to Prepare for e-Privacy Regulation Compliance – Possible New Regulation which will introduce a GDPR-type fining mechanism”
Dec. 4, 2018External Seminars
”How to React to French CNIL’s GDPR Dawn Raid Seminar”
Dec. 3, 2018External Seminars
”How to Prepare for e-Privacy Regulation Compliance – Possible New Regulation which will introduce a GDPR-type fining mechanism”

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Publications

Magazine Article
"Robotics Legal Consultation (43): Amendment of the Road Traffic Act in Response to Autonomous Vehicles"
Magazine Transcript
"The University of Tokyo Future Society Initiative, Policy Alternatives Research Institute Symposium: Policy and Strategy for Data Utilization (Part 2)"
Magazine Transcript
"The University of Tokyo Future Society Initiative, Policy Alternatives Research Institute Symposium: Policy and Strategy for Data Utilization (Part 1)"
Magazine Article
"How is AI Automatic Diagnosis Software Approved by US FDA Handled in Japan?"
Article
"Getting the Deal Through - Cloud Computing 2019 - Japan Chapter"

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