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:Legal Topics

Corporate Governance:News

Awards
Top Rankings Received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Tax Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2021"
Awards
Top Rankings received from asialaw 2022, the definitive guide to Asia's leading law firms and lawyers
Awards
High Evaluations Received From Euromoney's Banking, Finance & Transactional Law Expert Guide 2021
Awards
High evaluation received from "Who’s Who Legal: Japan 2021"
Media
Interview of Hiroshi Yamauchi was published in the Nikkei Online edition in an article titled "Endless Quality and Data Falsification: Corporate Culture Reform is a Necessity"

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Corporate Governance:Seminars

Feb. 4, 2022External Seminars
"Compliance Seminar for the Management (82th)"
Feb. 25, 2021External Seminars
"Global trends of AI regulations and AI governance"
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"

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Corporate Governance:Publications

Book Article
”New Types of Business Report and Financial Statement (Completely Updated 2nd Edition): Based on the Nippon Keidanren's Sample Forms”
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Round-Table Talk: The Present, Past, and Future of Shareholders Meetings - Things to Change or Keep in Future Shareholders Meetings - Part 1: Looking back at Shareholders Meetings in 2020 and 2021 (Vol. 1)"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Round-Table Talk: A New Era for Legal Risk Management (Part 12; Final): Changes in Duties in Digital Society and Legal Risk Management"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"New Year Round-Table Talk: Agile Governance - Role of Companies Performing Agile Governance, From the Perspective of Economic Security, Rule Making, Sanctions on Companies, Consensus Building, Etc."
Magazine Article
"Corporate Legal Affairs Frontier: Explanation of Guidelines Based on the Whistleblower Protection Act (Cabinet Notification No. 118 of 2021) (Publicly Notified October 2021)"

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