Corporate Governance

Practical legal services in the increasingly important field of corporate governance

As the focus on corporate governance issues increases, the legal landscape in this area continues to develop. Demands from shareholders and other stakeholders have put increasing pressure on companies to establish efficient and effective corporate governance systems.

We have years of experience providing advice and support to corporations on the organization and administration of directors and shareholders meetings. Our deep expertise in corporate law together with our strong litigation practice in corporate and commercial disputes allow us to provide practical advice and assistance to clients in establishing efficient and effective corporate governance structures and in dealing with governance issues when they arise.

Practical legal services in the increasingly important field of corporate governance

Assistance with all matters relating to shareholder relations, from proxy battles to investor relations

Legal skills and experience necessary to ensure that your rights are protected

Corporate Governance:People

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Corporate Governance:News

Awards
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2020"
Awards
Hiroki Habuka is listed in “Agile 50: The World’s 50 Most Influential People Revolutionising Government”
Awards
Top Rankings in "asialaw Profiles 2021"
Awards
High evaluation received from " Who′s Who Legal: Japan 2020"
Awards
High evaluation received from "Who’s Who Legal: Global 2020"

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Corporate Governance:Seminars

Nov. 8, 2019External Seminars
"The Global Expansion of Shareholder Activism"
Jul. 8, 2019External Seminars
"The Latest Trend and Practical Issues over Whistleblowing System - with Certification of Whistleblowing System, Amendment to the Act on the Protection of Whistleblowers, and Global Whistleblowing System -"
Jun. 12, 2019External Seminars
"Recent developments in financial administration and challenges for internal audits"
Jun. 10, 2019MHM Seminars
Encore Session: "Latest Practices for Operation and Establishment of an Effective Whistleblowing System (Certification of Whistleblowing System, Amendment to the Act on the Protection of Whistleblowers, Global Whistleblowing System, etc.)"
Jun. 5, 2019External Seminars
Daini Tokyo Bar Association: Basic General Training, "Overview of Japanese Plea Bargaining and Practical Issues for Lawyer" (only for members)

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Corporate Governance:Publications

Magazine Article
"Recent Trends Regarding Voluntary Advisory Committees on Nomination and Remuneration"
Magazine Article
"Classification and Analysis of Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Wrongdoing (Part 6): Improvement of Corporate Culture and Education of Employees"
Magazine Article
"Compensation for Officers in an Economic Recession - Reduced Compensation, Incentives, and Measures Concerning the Revised Companies Act"
Book Article
"Changing Rules - Business Laws as a Strategic Weapon"
Magazine Article
"Practical Q&A On The Companies Act Part 47: Distribution and Liability for Compensation of Losses in the Event of Delays in Preparation of Financial Statements"

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