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Top rankings received from IFLR1000’s 32nd edition
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Firm receives high evaluation in ALB ASIA IP Rankings 2022
Public Service
Japan Association of Public Meets Innovation, in which Masafumi Masuda serves as Legal Community Partner, releases "Suggestions Regarding Rulemaking for Start-ups"
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Firm receives award at FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Awards 2022 for “INNOVATION IN CREATING NEW STANDARDS” and Reiya Nakano is highly commended in the “CHANGE MAKER” category
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Top Rankings Received From Euromoney’s Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022
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41 new lawyers joined Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
Public Service
Masafumi Masuda, Kei Furuichi and Daisuke Tsuta became an adjunct lecturer in the Degree Programs in Business Sciences, Graduate School of Business Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Public Service
Tetsushi Kamimura became a Vice Chairperson of Legal Apprenticeship Committee, Japan Federation of Bar Association
Public Service
Masakazu Masujima became a member of Working Group of Provisional Council for Digital Administrative Research (Study Group on Digitization of Legal Affairs) of the Digital Agency
Public Service
Tetsuji Odan became a member of Task Force for Creation of New Markets for Startups, organized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Public Service
Masakazu Masujima became a member of Task Force for Creation of New Markets for Startups, organized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Public Service
Yusuke Fujii became an Academic Advisor for Waseda Law School
Public Service
Daisuke Tsuta became a member of the Study Group on Sharing and Disclosure of Information concerning Damage from Cyber Attacks, Steering Committee for the Cybersecurity Council
Awards
Eiko Hakoda Recognized in IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2022
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Koichiro Iida listed in "ALB Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers 2022"
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Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 13th edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan™ and the inaugural Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Japan™
Public Service
Atsushi Okada states opinions regarding Japan's approach to AI/data transactions as member of Japanese delegation at Working Group on Electronic Commerce of UNCITRAL (United Nations Commission on International Trade Law)
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Firm receives double awards for Pro Bono and Japan Domestic Law Advisers of the Year on Chambers Asia-Pacific & Greater China Region Awards 2022
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Mori Hamada & Matsumoto has been shortlisted for the FT Innovative Lawyers Asia Pacific Awards for 2022
Public Service
Takamasa Horio became a member of Planning Committee on Educational Materials for Ongoing Seminars, Japan Association for the Advancement of Medical Equipment