Takashi Uchida

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Takashi Uchida

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Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-6266-8900
FAX
+81-3-6266-8800

Takashi Uchida:News

Public Service
Takashi Uchida became a chairman of the Government Panel Addressing Disputes over Compensation for Nuclear Accidents, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
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Takashi Uchida became the President of Japan Law Foundation
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Takashi Uchida becomes chairman of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice

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Takashi Uchida:Publications

Magazine Article
"Merger of Guarantor"
Book Article
"Civil Code III - General Theory of Claims for Payment and Collateral [4th ed.]"
Book Article
"Addressing the Civil Code Amendment"

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Takashi Uchida:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1976)
  • Research Assistant at The University of Tokyo Faculty of Law (1976)
  • Associate Professor at Hokkaido University Faculty of Law (1979)
  • The University of Tokyo (LL.D., 1986)
  • Associate Professor at The University of Tokyo Faculty of Law (1986)
  • Associate Professor at The University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics (due to organizational reform) (1991)
  • Professor at The University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics (1992)
  • Part-time Senior Advisor on Legislative Reform, the Ministry of Justice (2006-2007)
  • Senior Advisor on Legislative Reform, the Ministry of Justice (2007-2014)
  • Professor Emeritus at The University of Tokyo (2014)
  • Part-time Senior Advisor on Legislative Reform, the Ministry of Justice (2014-2015)
  • University Professor at Waseda University (2015-)

Major Activities

  • Associate Member of the Committee on the Civil Code, Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice (1987-2001)
  • Temporary Member of the Industrial Structure Council of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (1992-1995)
  • Japanese Representative for the Working Group on Electronic Commerce, United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) (1993-2001)
  • Expert Member of the Central Construction Business Council (1994-1996)
  • Member of the Examination Committee of the National Bar Examination Commission (1995-2003)
  • Member of the Committee Studying Electronic Commerce, Strategic Headquarters for the Promotion of an Advanced Information and Telecommunications Network Society (Cabinet) (1997-1998)
  • Member of the Working Group of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) (1998-2013)
  • Temporary Member of the Industrial Structure Council of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2000-2004)
  • Member of the Electronic Government Evaluation and Advisory Committee (Cabinet) (2000)
  • Chair of the Licensed Condominium Manager Examination Committee (2001-2014)
  • Temporary Member of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice (Committee on the Act on Building Unit Ownership, etc.) (2001-2002)
  • Director of the Japan Association of Private Law (2002-2006)
  • Director of the Japan Law and Economics Association (2003-2007)
  • Director of the Japan Association of Gender and Law (2003-2007)
  • Temporary Member of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice (Committee on Guarantee Systems) (2004)
  • Temporary Member of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice (Committee on the Civil Code (Law of Obligations)) (2009-2015)
  • Director (part-time) of The Japan Travel Bureau Foundation (2015-)
  • Chairperson and Representative Director of General Incorporated Foundation of Civil Legal Affairs (2016-)
  • General Council Member of the Legislative Council, Ministry of Justice (2017-2021)
  • Trustee of Condominium Management Center (2018-)
  • Member of the Government Panel Addressing Disputes over Compensation for Nuclear Accidents, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2019-)
  • Chairman of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice (2020-2021)
  • President of Japan Law Foundation (2021-)
  • Chairman of the Government Panel Addressing Disputes over Compensation for Nuclear Accidents, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2021-)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, September 2014
Tokyo Bar Association