Regulatory/Regulated Transactions

Supporting clients in their compliance with complex regulatory regimes

Seasoned advice in the area of financial regulation and communications with regulatory authorities

World-class solutions for life and non-life global insurance businesses

Leading-edge legal support for the increasingly complex and globalized field of payment transactions

High-value assets require well-regarded lawyers with extensive transaction experience

Tourism and business relevant to inbound are quite active in recent Japan because of government-wide policies and 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. At the same time, more and more clients need legal advice for specific matters in accordance with the introduction of new laws and regulations such as Private Accommodation Business Act and Travel Agency Law.

Legal services tailored for the medical field, including pharmaceuticals and equipment manufacturers, bio-ventures, and medical institutions

A full service firm with practice areas crucial for matters relating to consumer law, including general corporate, dispute avoidance and resolution, and regulatory compliance

We provide one-stop services based on the latest knowledge in the automotive, aviation and maritime areas, where technological innovation is advancing.

Providing professional and detailed legal support telecommunications and radio wave-related industries

Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:People

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Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:Legal Topics

Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:Newsletters

New Regulations on Payment and Settlement and Cross-Sectional Financial Services Intermediaries (The Amendment of the Payment Services Act and the Act on Sales, etc. of Financial Instruments)
MOF Released Draft Rules and Regulations to Implement New Japanese FDI Regulations
Bill on Amendment to Japanese FDI Regulations

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Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:News

Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 11th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers FinTech 2020
Media
Interview of Yohsuke Higashi and Shintaro Okawa were featured in a M&A Online article about “Revisions to the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act and Strengthened Foreign Investment Regulations” published on December 20, 2019
Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the 10th edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"
Awards
Top rankings received from "Who's Who Legal: Banking 2019"

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Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:Seminars

May 20, 2020External Seminars
"Disrupted industries – the example of the automotive industry, Part of the Virtual Entrepreneurship Conference"
Feb. 11, 2020External Seminars
"Investing in Japan’s Hospitality Business – What you need to know"
Oct. 29, 2019MHM Seminars
"Recent Trends Concerning the Prior Notification and Screening System under the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act - Revisions in May and September, Upcoming Revisions, and Recent Trends in the Prior Notification and Screening System"
Jun. 12, 2019External Seminars
"Recent developments in financial administration and challenges for internal audits"
Dec. 20, 2018External Seminars
"The new era of supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"

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Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:Publications

Magazine Article
"Legal Frontier of the Mobility Business Field"
Magazine Article
"Aims of Businesses Partcipating in "My Number" Card Point-Reward Program and Expectations for Regional Banks"
Book Article
"Regulations on Autonomous Cars and MaaS Businesses"
Magazine Article
"Legal Issues for Inclusion of Fallback Clause for LIBOR-based Bonds"
Magazine Article
"Transition from LIBOR – Commentary on Sample Fallback Clauses for Bilateral Loans Issued by the Japanese Bankers Association"

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