Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property

We have experienced lawyers who have expertise in the constantly evolving and increasingly complex areas of information technology, life sciences, and intellectual property. We provide a variety of legal services in response to the diverse legal needs of our clients in these fields. These legal services include advising on regulatory requirements, setting up business, corporate housekeeping, contract negotiations, and dispute resolution.

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Strong, flexible support to help growing information technology businesses

Experience in the fast changing arena of life sciences, including pharmaceuticals and medical sciences

A wide range of legal services in the fields of technology, entertainment, and media, including cross-border transactions and disputes

Expertise in leveraging user information while protecting your business

Tapping our expertise and extensive experience in cybersecurity laws and regulations to support clients’ risk management, information security management systems, and cybersecurity incident response capabilities

A wide range of legal services in the information technology and entertainment field, including with respect to cross-border transactions and disputes

Advising clients facing complex problems with our broad experience handling disputes relating to information technology systems development

Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:People

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Newsletters

Fintech Newsletter - Publication of Cabinet Order and Cabinet Office Ordinance on the Revision of the Payment Services Act 2020
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)
Japanese Virtual Currency Regulations take effect in April 2017

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:News

Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan
Awards
Firm ranks highly in the 2021 edition of World Trademark Review 1000 - The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Global 2021
Awards
Top Ranking Received From The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Seminars

Apr. 8, 2021External Seminars
"Key Points on Relevant Laws and Regulations Related to Cybersecurity"
Feb. 25, 2021External Seminars
"Global trends of AI regulations and AI governance"
Dec. 16, 2020External Seminars
"Data protection regulations in the pharmaceutical industries ~Japan, Europe, USA, China, Brazil and Thailand"
Dec. 10, 2020External Seminars
"Legal Affairs for Digital Platform Businesses"
Dec. 3, 2020External Seminars
"Current Status and Issues of Data Controllability"

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Information Technology, Life Sciences and Intellectual Property:Publications

"Japan updates enforcement rules for amended APPI"
Article
"Overview and Practical Q&A on 'Convertible Securities' Including Convertible Equity"
Magazine Article
"IP Case Bulletin: Copyright Infringement of Contemporary Artwork (Goldfish Telephone Box Case Appellate Court Decision) - Osaka High Court Decision of January 14, 2021"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Cybersecurity 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Practical Countermeasures in the Event of Information Leakages and Cyber Security Incidents (2)"

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