Data Protection and Privacy

Expertise in leveraging user information while protecting your business

Our firm works closely with clients who are active in traditional and email direct marketing and online marketing, and advises on the collection, analysis, and use of personal data. Many of our clients provide online services that rely on users’ personal information and on tracking user activity. We assist our clients in navigating the evolving legislative response to concerns over personal privacy and data security, especially cyber security.

With a broad base of onshore and offshore clients that collect, keep, and use data in numerous ways and for various purposes in their businesses, we are a leader in providing legal advice and services to clients in a wide range of industries in relation to their information handling systems. Our legal services includes drafting privacy policies and terms of use, regulatory compliance, consulting or negotiating with regulatory authorities, and resolving disputes arising in relation to the use of personal data.


Data Protection and Privacy:People

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Data Protection and Privacy:News

Top rankings received from "Who's Who Legal: Data 2018"
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2016"
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2015"

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Data Protection and Privacy:Seminars

Jul. 16, 2019External Seminars
"IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2019 -Free Flow of Data Between the EU & Japan: After Major Mutual Adequacy Decisions-"
Jun. 5, 2019External Seminars
”Practical overview of the AI/Data Contract Guidelines”
May 26, 2019 - May 28, 2019External Seminars
"LESI (Licensing Executives Society International) 2019 Annual Conference"
Apr. 23, 2019External Seminars
"AI SUM 2019 (Applied AI Summit)"
Apr. 9, 2019External Seminars
”IP law practice and AI/Data Contract Guidelines”

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Data Protection and Privacy:Publications

Magazine Article
"GDPR Compliance by Japanese Corporations: Observations One Year After Commencement of Application"
"The Financial Technology Law Review Second Edition - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Impact of the GDPR on Japanese Companies"
Magazine Article
"EU Data Compliance for Practitioners (GDPR and e-Privacy Regulations) "
"FinTech World Yearbook 2019-2020"

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