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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 Article
"Initial Responses to Fraud and Misconduct by Category (Part 2): Kickbacks"
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."

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Regulatory/Regulated Transactions:Publications

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 Panel Discussion
"New Year Round-Table Talk: Agile Governance - Interview with Minister Audrey Tang "Agile Governance and Social Innovation""
Article
"Introduction to Economic Security for the Financial Industry and IT Vendors"
Article
「The Space Law Review 3rd Edition – Japan Chapter」

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Finance:Publications

Article
"Getting the Deal Through - Real Estate 2022 - Myanmar Chapter"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Banking & Finance 2021 – Japan Chapter"
Article
"The Venture Capital Law Review 1st Edition - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Amendment to the Civil Code and Real Property Registration Act (Regarding Land of Unknown Ownership) (Part 2)"
Magazine Article
"Introduction of and Issues with Japanese SPACs"

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Akira Marumo:Publications

Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide: Telecoms, Media and Internet 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Legal Matters Concerning Shipyards (3)"
Magazine Article
"Legal Matters Concerning Shipyards (2)"
Magazine Article
"Legal Matters Concerning Shipyards (1)"
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Telecoms, Media and Internet Laws and Regulations 2019 - Japan Chapter"

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Mugi Sekido:Publications

Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 36-40)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 31-35)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 26-30)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 21-25)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 16-20)"

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Naoki Ishikawa:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Real Estate 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"IFN Annual Guide 2021 - Sukuk as feasible option for Japanese Investors"
Magazine Article
"Current perspectives and development of Islamic Finance in Japan"
Magazine Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Real Estate 2020 - Japan Chapter"

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Hideki Utsunomiya:Publications

Book
"Handbook for Rules Against Bribery of Foreign Public Officials for Companies Expanding Overseas"
Magazine Article
"Latest Practices to Deal with Business Combination Examinations (1): Outline for Dealing with Business Combination Examinations"
"Antimonopoly Act: Damages and Injunctive Relief"
Article
"Getting The Deal Through - Competition Compliance - Japan"
"Global Practice Guides Merger Control 2016"

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Koji Toshima:Publications

Book
"Drone Business and Regulations (2nd ed.)"
Magazine Article
"Robotics Legal Consultation (71): Provisions of the Draft EU Regulation on Artificial Intelligence"
Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Book Article
”Theory and Practice of Agreements with and among Shareholders – Joint Ventures, Capital Alliances and Start-ups”
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Aviation Law 2021 - Regulations on Drone Flights in Japan"

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Daisuke Oda:Publications

Magazine Article
"Q&A Systems and Practices of Financial Service Intermediary Businesses (Part 7): Analysis Based on Public Comments on Government Ordinances and Supervision Guidelines"
Magazine Article
"Supervision and Regulation, Administrative Dispositions, Authorized Financial Service Intermediary Businesses Associations, Designated Dispute Resolution Organizations (Financial ADR), and Provisions Regarding Impacts on Other Laws and Regulations"
Magazine Article
"Q&A on Systems and Practices of Financial Service Intermediary Businesses (Part 5): Other Restriction on Activities, Etc. - Prohibition of Deposit of Money, Etc. and Regulations Regarding Use of Trade Names, Posting of Signs, and Statutory Books"
Magazine Article
"Q&A on Systems and Practices of Financial Service Intermediary Businesses (Part 4): Restriction on Activities and System Development - (2) Obligations Owed to Customers to Provide Information and Develop Systems"
Magazine Article
"Q&A on Systems and Practices of Financial Service Intermediary Businesses (Part 3): Restriction on Activities and System Development - (1) Obligation to Execute Businesses in a Fair and Sincere Manner and Obligation to Provide Information"

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Yoshihiro Kojima:Publications

Book Article
"M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries - Third edition"
Book
"Handbook for Rules Against Bribery of Foreign Public Officials for Companies Expanding Overseas"
Book Article
"Tax Q&A: Transaction Drafting Issues - Second edition"
Book
"M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries - Second edition"
Book Article
"Comprehensive Analysis of M&A Laws of Japan"

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Atsunori Nobukuni:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
"Insolvency Laws (vol. 1 and 2) [2nd ed.]"
Book
"Practices of Civil Rehabilitation Procedures (Completely Revised and Updated 4th Edition): Written Forms and Theory - From Filing a Petition to the End of Proceedings"
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (2nd Edition)"
"Business Revitalization ADR for Listed Real Estate Companies - Ease of Access and Difficulties in Procedures -"

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Hiromi Hayashi:Publications

Book
"Drone Business and Regulations (2nd ed.)"
Magazine Article
"Complying with Obligations Regarding Leakage, Etc. of Personal Data"
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide: Telecoms, Media and Internet 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Robotics Legal Consultation (75): Amendments to the Civil Aeronautics Act (Establishment of Systems for Drone Certification and Pilot Licensing, etc.) Aimed at Realizing Level 4 Drone Flights"
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Cybersecurity 2022 - Japan Chapter"

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Masakazu Masujima:Publications

Magazine Article
"Outline of the Revised Act on Strengthening Industrial Competitiveness and Effect on Business Practice - Focusing on Venture Support, Facilitation of Business Turnaround, and Perpetuation of the Regulatory Sandbox"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Special Feature: Japanese Financial Platformer (Interview) - Regulations on Platforms and Future of Financial Businesses"
Book Article
"Changing Rules - Business Laws as a Strategic Weapon"
Book
"Cybersecurity Case Studies Measures to Counter Diversifying Cyber Threats"
Article
"Insurance solicitation using web conferencing systems"

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Hiroki Aoyama:Publications

Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Banking & Finance 2021 – Japan Chapter"
Article
"The Lending and Secured Finance Review 7th Edition - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Getting The Deal Through - Loans & Secured Financing 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Issues Regarding Changes in Reference Rates for Interest Rate Swap Transactions"
Magazine Article
"Commentary on Updated Sample Fallback Provisions for Bilateral Loans​​ ​Issued by the Japanese Bankers Association"

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Akira Ehira:Publications

Book Article
"M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries - Third edition"
Book
"Cryptoassets Law"
Magazine Article
"Global Compliance of the Financial Institution"
Magazine Article
"The internal audit function in Shinkin Banks"
Magazine Article
"Customer-oriented business conduct: Tackling dialogue with regulators on sustainable business models"

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Tetsushi Kamimura:Publications

"International Comparative Legal Guide to: Class and Group Actions 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Determination Criteria and Risks Related to Disguised Contracting for System Engineers"
Book
"Software Development Contracts - Key Review Points  Identified in the Negotiation Process"
Article
"Requirements for Adoption of the Discretionary Labor System for Professional Work with System Engineers (SE) and Points to Keep in Mind"
Magazine Article
"Key Points of the Amended Copyright Act"

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Shuhei Kubota:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Book Article
"A Systematic Look at the Issues: the Companies Act 5. Company Bonds, Reorganization I (2nd edition)"
Book
"Discussions on the Companies Act: Theory and Practice Regarding Court Decisions on the Companies Act"
Book Article
"Q&A: Digital Health and Law"
Magazine Article
"Validity of Provisions on the Prohibition of Consultation During Execution of Letter of Intent in M&A - Based on the Decision of the Case of Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co., Ltd. vs. UFJ Holdings, Inc."

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Takane Hori:Publications

Article
"The Financial Technology Law Review Fourth Edition - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Legal Issues and Practice of Cryptocurrency"
Book Article
"Changing Rules - Business Laws as a Strategic Weapon"
Book
"Cryptoassets Law"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Round-Table Talk: Issues and Outlook for Legislation on Payment and Financial Service Intermediary Businesses (Part 3) Financial Service Intermediary Businesses"

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Taichi Arai:Publications

Article
"Getting The Deal Through - Occupational Health & Safety - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Q&A on Freelancing Guidelines that Human Resources Should Know"
Magazine Article
"Key Points for Permitting Intellectual Property Personnel to Hold Side Jobs and Multiple Jobs"
Article
"The Labour and Employment Disputes Review - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Development of Legislation and Practical Measures Regarding Side Jobs and Concurrent Jobs"

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Takahiro Inou:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Legal Matters Concerning Shipyards (1)"
Book Article
"Theories, Practices and Forms of Voluntary Liquidation - Shift to Legal Liquidation, From Labor to Registration and Tax Affairs -"
Book Article
"Practice and Theory of Joint Venture Contract"
Magazine Article
"Key Points for Takeovers of Companies in Voluntary Liquidation"

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Nobuharu Onishi:Publications

Magazine Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guide - Investment Funds - Japan Law and Practice"
Article
"Getting the Deal Through - The Legal Landscape - Japan"
Book Article
"Doing Business in Japan"
Book
"Legal Practice for Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations"
Magazine Article
"Global Asset Management & Servicing Review 2015/16"

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Shigeki Okatani:Publications

Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guide for Alternative Energy & Power 2021 - Japan Trends and Developments"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Round-Table Talk: Concessions in the Coronavirus Era"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Alternative Energy & Power 2020 - Japan Trends and Developments"
Book
"Infrastructure Investments by the Private Sector"
Article
"Renewable Energy and Infrastructure Investment Risks (1): What Kind of Risks are There?"

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Takeshi Okuyama:Publications

Book Article
”New Types of Business Report and Financial Statement (Completely Updated 2nd Edition): Based on the Nippon Keidanren's Sample Forms”
Book Other
"Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Misconduct"
Book
"Practical Issues of the Corporation Act New Series 4: Preparatory Work for Shareholders' Meeting and How to Organize Proceedings [5th ed.]"
Magazine Article
"Classification and Analysis of Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Wrongdoing (Part 10): Board Meetings and Auditors' Meetings"
Magazine Article
"Measures for Holding Shareholders Meetings in June 2021: Key Points for Virtual Shareholders Meetings and their Operation"

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Susumu Sasaki:Publications

Magazine Article
"New Court Proceedings to be Established! Amendment to the Providers' Liability Limitation Act"
Magazine Article
"Outline of Laws Related to Digital Reforms"
Book
"Legal Advice on Design Law II"
Magazine Article
"Reconsidering the Custom of Affixing Seals on Documents: Latest Trends Regarding Electronic Contracts and Electronic Signatures"
Magazine Article
"Revision of the Interpretative Guidelines on Electronic Commerce and Information Property Trading"

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Yoshikazu Hinomoto:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (2nd Edition)"
"Is Consolidation of SPCs in Real Estate Finance Transactions Required Under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)? (Vol. 2) - Based on IFRS10 Announced on May 12, 2011 -"
"Is Consolidation of SPCs in Real Estate Finance Transactions Required Under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)? (Vol. 1) - Based on IFRS10 Announced on May 12, 2011 -"

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Makoto Sakai:Publications

Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Client 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Book Article
"A Systematic Look at the Issues: the Companies Act 5. Company Bonds, Reorganization I (2nd edition)"
Magazine Article
"Key Points for Acquisitions of Japanese Companies by U.S. SPACs"
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Client 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Private Wealth 2020 - Japan Chapter"

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Hirokazu Hayashi:Publications

"Legal Knowledge for New Businesses and Start-ups"
Book Article
"Practice and Theory of Joint Venture Contract"
Book Article
"Comprehensive Analysis of M&A Laws of Japan"
"Recent trends and key points of M&A agreements"
"M&A Transactions Involving Controlling Shareholders and Duties and Liabilities of Directors"

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Masakazu Kumagai:Publications

Article
"Awaiting the arrival of SPACs in Japan"
Magazine Article
"The Practice of US SPACs and Challenges in Introducing Japanese SPACs"
Book Article
"Handbook for Capital and Business Alliances"
Book Other
"Trading of Listed Shares [2nd ed.]"
Book
"The Financial Instruments and Exchange Law: Regulations for Takeover Bids and Substantial Shareholding Reporting"

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Munetaka Dai:Publications

Book Article
"Revision of the Companies Act of 2019 - Process and Key Points"
Book Article
"Q&A: Digital Health and Law"
Book
"Changes in Shareholders Meetings"
Book Article
"Comprehensive Analysis of M&A Laws of Japan"
Book
"Amended Companies Act of 2014 - Background and Key Points of Reforms - [Expanded Edition with Reference to Regulations]"

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Shiho Ono:Publications

Article
"The Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Review - Japan Chapter"
Article
"The Legal 500: Litigation 4th Edition Country Comparative Guide - Japan Chapter"
Book Article
"Compliance for Managers [Expanded 12th ed.]"
Book Article
"Compliance for Bank Clerks [Expanded 11th ed.]"
Article
"International Comparative Legal Guide to: Employment & Labour Law 2021 - Japan Chapter"

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Hiroshi Oyama:Publications

Magazine Article
"New Developments in Infrastructure Funds (Part 2) - Issues for Consideration in Creation of Funds Investing in Concessions/PPP"
Magazine Article
"Tax Issues That Small and Medium Sized Companies Also Need to Address"
Magazine Article
"New Developments in Infrastructure Funds (Part 1) - Issues for Consideration in Creation of Funds Investing in Concessions/PPP"
Book
"Considering Legal and Tax Strategy for Business Succession-Type M&As From Owners' Perspectives"
Magazine Article
"Engage Experts, and Closely Examine Details of Records - Question-and-Answer Records from the Perspective of Judicial Practice"

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Mikio Sonoda:Publications

Book
"Considering Legal and Tax Strategy for Business Succession-Type M&As From Owners' Perspectives"
Book Article
"M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries - Third edition"
Book Article
"Regulations on Autonomous Cars and MaaS Businesses"
Book Article
"Handbook for Capital and Business Alliances"
Magazine Article
"Outline of the Revised Corporation Code of the Philippines and Key Points in Practice"

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Katsuyuki Tainaka:Publications

Book
"ESG and Commercial Law"
Magazine Article
"Corporate Legal Affairs: Amendments to the Act on Promotion of Global Warming Countermeasures and Recent Trends Surrounding Climate Change"
Magazine Article
"The challenges of standardising green bonds in Japan"
Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Outline of and Key Points for Issuance of Social Bonds"

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:Publications

Magazine Article
"Initial Responses to Fraud and Misconduct by Category (Part 2): Kickbacks"
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)"
Magazine Article
"Initial Responses to Fraud and Misconduct by Category (Part 1) Leakage of Personal Data"
Book Other
"Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Misconduct"
Magazine Article
"Initial Response to Overseas Compliance Violations - Initial Fact-Finding, Preservation of Evidence, and Examination of Related Laws and Regulations"

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Yuta Kawashima:Publications

Book Article
”New Types of Business Report and Financial Statement (Completely Updated 2nd Edition): Based on the Nippon Keidanren's Sample Forms”
Book Article
"Revision of the Companies Act of 2019 - Process and Key Points"
Magazine Article
"Disclosure Under the Revised CG Code: Voluntary Establishment of Advisory Committees, and Ensuring Boards of Directors with Diversified Backgrounds, Etc."
Book Article
"Legal Practice for Carrying Out and Receiving Business Transfers: M&A"
Book
"Changes in Shareholders Meetings"

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Kazuo Yoshida:Publications

Magazine Article
"Leading Financial Legal Practice: Consideration of Suitability in Relation to Foreign Currency Denominated Insurance - Focusing on Tokyo District Court Decision Dated November 6, 2020"
Article
"The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Insurance & Reinsurance 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Insurance & Reinsurance 2021 - Japan Trends and Developments"
Article
"Insurance solicitation using web conferencing systems"
Magazine Article
"Legal Issues Concerning Genome and Genetic Businesses - Covering Areas of Genomic Medicine, Genetic Testing, and Genome Editing"

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Noriaki Wakabayashi:Publications

Book Article
”New Types of Business Report and Financial Statement (Completely Updated 2nd Edition): Based on the Nippon Keidanren's Sample Forms”
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2021 Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Examples of Disclosure Under the Revised CG Code (2): Fulfilling Functions of Boards of Directors"
Magazine Article
"The Amended Companies Act of 2019 (3): Drafters' Commentary on Ministerial Ordinance, Comparison Table Before and After Amendment to the Ministerial Ordinance, Public Comments, and Practical Responses Q&A"
Magazine Article
"Outline of the Ministerial Ordinance for Partial Revision of the Enforcement Regulations of the Companies Act - Ordinance of the Ministry of Justice No. 52 of 2020 (Drafter's Commentary)"

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Yukinari Hanta:Publications

Magazine Article
"Amendment to the Civil Code and Real Property Registration Act (Regarding Land of Unknown Ownership) (Part 2)"
Magazine Other
"Analysis of Laws: Amendment to the Civil Code and Real Property Registration Act to Facilitate Utilization of Land of Unknown Ownership"
Other
"Commentary: Measures for Land of Unknown Ownership 3 - Vesting Unnecessary Land in the National Treasury (Act on Vesting Succeeded Land in the National Treasury, etc.)"
Other
"Commentary: Measures for Land of Unknown Ownership 2 - Mandatory Registration of Succession (Amendment to the Real Property Registration Act)"
Other
"Commentary: Measures for Land of Unknown Ownership 1 - Revision of Co-ownership System (Amendment to the Civil Code)"

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Masahiro Ueda:Publications

"International Comparative Legal Guide to: Class and Group Actions 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Book
"The Technology Disputes Law Review 1st Edition"
Book Other
"Basics of Restructuring Employment and Human Resources - How to Properly Reduce Personnel Expenses and Workforce"
Magazine Article
"Recent Trends in Labor Law (Status of Examination of E-money Salary Payments and Enactment of the Amendment of the Act on Stabilization of Employment of Elderly Persons)"
Article
"Getting The Deal Through - Occupational Health & Safety - Japan Chapter"

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Toru Shimizuike:Publications

Book Article
"Regulations on Autonomous Cars and MaaS Businesses"
Book Article
"Lawyers' Guide to the Most Comprehensible Collection of Court Decisions on Labour"
"Hanshin Bus Case (Consideration for Working Terms and Appeal for a Temporary Injunction) (Osaka High Court Decision of May 23, 2013)"
"Senshu University Case (Appeal Filed with Regard to Counterclaim for Confirmation of Position, etc.) (Tokyo District Court Decision of July 10, 2013)"

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Yusuke Kobayashi:Publications

Book Other
"Practical Guide to the Corporate Governance Code (4th ed.)"
Book Article
"Revision of the Companies Act of 2019 - Process and Key Points"
Magazine Article
"Review of Issues in Ordinary General Meetings of Shareholders in June 2020 (Impacts of the Spread of COVID-19)"
Magazine Article
"Review of Issues in General Meetings of Shareholders in June 2020 in the COVID-19 Pandemic"
Magazine Article
"Practical Handling of Shareholders Meetings in 2020 (4): Trends in Proxy Advisory Firms in 2020"

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Hiroshi Shirane:Publications

Magazine Article
"Corporate Legal Affairs: The 2021 Amendments to the Banking Act"
Book
"Financial Transaction Rule Book for Compliance [2020 version]"
Other
"An Easy-to-Understand Special Practical Course on Anti-Money Laundering"
"Public Notice of Revision to the Capital Requirements Framework for Securitization Products"
Book Other
"Compliance for Managers [Expanded 10th ed.]"

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Reiya Nakano:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Affairs for Platform Businesses [2nd ed.]"
Magazine Article
"The Latest Trends in Laws and Regulations, Etc. Concerning Platform Businesses"
Magazine Article
"The Significance and Practice of Legal Checks When Launching New Businesses"
Magazine Article
"Efforts for Making Civil Case Decisions Available as Open Data and its Potential Utilization - Global Trends, Current Efforts and Outlook in Japan"
Magazine Article
"Explained with Q&A: Top 10 Legal Consultation Areas for "DX""

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Sho Ebashi:Publications

Book
"Financial Transaction Rule Book for Compliance"
Book
"Legal Practice for Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations"

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