Book Article
"Revision of the Companies Act of 2019 - Process and Key Points"

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Mergers and Acquisitions:Publications

Article
"Global Legal Insights - Mergers & Acquisitions 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Global rules on foreign direct investment - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Getting the Deal Through - Healthcare M&A 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"An Overview of the UK's New Investment Regulation (National Security and Investment Act) and its Effect on M&A Practice"
Article
"Awaiting the arrival of SPACs in Japan"

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Corporate Governance:Publications

Book Other
"Practical Issues of the Corporation Act New Series 5: Organizational Structural Design, Directors, and Boards of Directors [2nd ed.]"
Magazine Article
"Commentary on Systems for Shareholders Meetings Without Designated Locations (Virtual-Only Shareholders Meetings) Pursuant to the Act on Strengthening Industrial Competitiveness"
Magazine Article
"Key Points for Preparing Corporate Governance Reports Based on the Amendment to the Corporate Governance Code"
Article
"Global Legal Insights - Mergers & Acquisitions 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Virtual Shareholders' Meetings"

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Finance:Publications

Magazine Article
"Considerations Regarding Insider Trading - In Light of Recent Trends"
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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Disputes/Dispute Resolution:Publications

Magazine Article
"Classification and Analysis of Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Wrongdoing (Part 12; Final): Training for and Deployment of Human Resources"
Article
"The Legal 500: Litigation 4th Edition Country Comparative Guide - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Practice Guides Japan M&A - Corporate Governance Issues around M&A in Japan"
Article
"Global Legal Insights - Employment & Labour Law 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Article
"The Labour and Employment Disputes Review - Japan Chapter"

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Yusuke Ishii:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Practice of Corporate Revitalization (3rd Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Review of Practices for Shareholders Meetings in March 2021 - Looking Ahead to Shareholders Meetings in June"
Book Article
"Changing Rules - Business Laws as a Strategic Weapon"
Book
"Discussions on the Companies Act: Theory and Practice Regarding Court Decisions on the Companies Act"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"Round-Table Talk: Views on the Amended Companies Act of 2019"

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Atsuko Taishido:Publications

Magazine Panel Discussion
"New Year Round-Table Talk: A New Era for Board of Directors - Overcoming the COVID-19 Pandemic"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2020 Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Corporate Governance Reports: Disclosure under the CG Code in 2020 (Part 2)"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2019 Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Disclosure under the CG Code for the 2019 Season - Explanation"

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Takeshi Okuyama:Publications

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"
Magazine Article
"Key Points for Preparing Skill Matrices of Directors - A Topic Drawing Attention due to Revision of the Corporate Governance Code and the Amended Companies Act"
Magazine Article
"Classification and Analysis of Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Wrongdoing (Part 6): Improvement of Corporate Culture and Education of Employees"

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Shuya Nomura:Publications

Magazine Article
"Possibility of Becoming a Catalyst for Corporate Reorganization"
Magazine Article
"Governance for Universities from the Perspective of the Companies Act"
Magazine Panel Discussion
"The 2019 Amendments to the Companies Act"
Panel Discussion
"Aiming to be a True Expert Capable of Handling Diverse Circumstances"
Book
"Independent Investigation Commission on the Japanese Government’s Response to COVID-19: Report on Best Practices and Lessons Learned"

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Munetaka Dai:Publications

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]"
Book Other
"Q&A: Shares and Reorganization Practices (1) - With a Focus on the Squeeze-out System -"

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Toshimitsu Nemoto:Publications

Article
"Global Legal Insights - Initial Public Offerings 2020 - Japan Chapter"
Book Other
"Trading of Listed Shares [2nd ed.]"
Magazine Article
"Practical Approach to the Development of Internal Rules Regarding Fair Disclosure"
Magazine Article
"Corporate Finance with Third Party Allotment of Stock Acquisition Rights"
Magazine Article
"Trends in Practical Responses to the Fair Disclosure Rules: Development of Internal Rules and Practical Handling of Investor Relations"

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Publications

Book Other
"Practical Issues of the Corporation Act New Series 5: Organizational Structural Design, Directors, and Boards of Directors [2nd ed.]"
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
"Consideration of 'Fair Price' Related to Two-step Takeover of Unlisted Companies - Focusing on the Case of Determination of the Share Purchase Price Concerning Management Integration of Nippon Life Insurance Company and Mitsui Life Insurance Company Limited"
Magazine Article
"Practical Q&A on the Companies Act; Special Edition: Q&A on Practical Measures Regarding the Amended Companies Act (I)-(IV; Final)"
Magazine Article
"Recent Trends Regarding Voluntary Advisory Committees on Nomination and Remuneration"

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Ryo Chikasawa:Publications

Article
"Global Legal Insights - Mergers & Acquisitions 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"ESG and Commercial Law (Supplement): ESG Activism at Exxon Mobil and Lessons Learned"
Magazine Article
"Final Check Points for Companies Conducting Hybrid Virtual Shareholders' Meetings"
Book Article
”Theory and Practice of Agreements with and among Shareholders – Joint Ventures, Capital Alliances and Start-ups”
Book Article
"Practices for Virtual Shareholders' Meetings [2nd ed.]"

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Yuta Kawashima:Publications

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"
Magazine Article
"Practical Issues Regarding Management of Group Companies (5): Key Points in Practice Regarding Dispatching of Officers Between Parent and Subsidiary Companies"
Book Other
"Series on Practical Issues of Corporate Litigation: Corporate Litigation - Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits and Determination of Share Price"

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Yusuke Kobayashi:Publications

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"
Magazine Article
"Promotion of Utilization and Mandatory Establishment of Outside Directors"
Magazine Article
"Indemnification by Companies and D&O Insurance"

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Mizuho Yoshida:Publications

Book
"Financial Transaction Rule Book for Compliance [2020 version]"
Magazine Article
"Regulations for Nomination and Remuneration in a Company with Committees, Including an Audit Committee, Based on TOPIX 500 Companies - Focusing on Status of Exercise of Right to State Opinions Regarding Nomination and Remuneration"
Book Article
"Practical Guide to the Corporate Governance Code (3rd ed.)"
Book
"Q&A on Practical Use of Guidelines for Manager's Guarantees: How to Proceed with Financing Without Relying on Collateral or Guarantees"
Book
"Financial Transaction Rule Book for Compliance"

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Ryosuke Okuda:Publications

Book Article
"Q&A: Digital Health and Law"
Magazine Article
"Lawyer's Selection: Important Court Decisions on Labor - Vol. 191: Cruager Group Case (Validity of Overtime Allowances Incorporated in Base Salary, etc.)"
Book Article
"Practical Guide to the Corporate Governance Code (3rd ed.)"
Article
"Nagasawa-Unyu Case (Wage Difference Between Employees Re-hired After Retirement and Regular Employees; Violation of Article 20 of the Labor Contract Act) - Tokyo High Court (May 13, 2016)"
Article
"Case of Company D and Other Companies (Disguised Contract Labor and Execution of Implied Employment Agreement) - Tokyo High Court (November 11, 2015)"

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Masanori Nakao:Publications

Magazine Article
"Governance Trends: The Pandemic and Shareholders Meetings"
Magazine Article
"Measures for Holding Shareholders Meetings in June 2020 - Things to Keep in Mind for Preparing Items of Business to Elect Officers"
Book Article
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2016 Edition) "
Magazine Other
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2016 Edition) Part 2"
Magazine Article
"TOPIX 100 Companies: Trends in Compliance/Explanation of Non-Compliance with the Corporate Governance Code - Focusing on Disclosed Matters in Corporate Governance Reports"

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Shutaro Kuwahara:Publications

Article
"The Legal 500: Litigation 4th Edition Country Comparative Guide - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"What is Investor Initiative? – Find Out in Part 2 of 'Discussions with Institutional Investors'"
Magazine Article
"Shareholder activism in Japan"
Article
"The Legal 500: Litigation 3rd Edition Country Comparative Guide - Japan Chapter"
Article
"The Legal 500: Litigation 2nd Edition Country Comparative Guide - Japan Chapter"

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Ayana Kagawa:Publications

Magazine Article
"Major Laws Passed at the 201st Ordinary Session of the Diet and their Effect on Business Practice"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Examples of Corporate Governance Reports that Comply with the Corporate Governance Code (2019 Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Corporate Governance Reports: Disclosure under the CG Code in 2019 Season - Cross-shareholdings"
Magazine Article
"Major Laws Passed at the 198th Ordinary Session of the Diet and their Effect on Business Practice"
Magazine Article
"Revisions from the Interim Proposal - Main Points from the "Outline of the Revision of the Companies Act (Mainly in Relation to Corporate Governance)""

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Yuki Kanematsu:Publications

Magazine Article
"Practical Handling of Shareholders Meetings in 2021 (1): Trends Concerning Advisory Policy of Proxy Advisory Firms and Proxy Voting Guidelines for Institutional Investors"
Magazine Article
"A Few Perspectives on Stewardship Activities by Investors: Review of the First Period of 'Interviewing Institutional Investors'"
Book Article
"Guidance on Inbound and Tourism Laws"
Book Article
"Q&A: Digital Health and Law"
Book Article
"Analysis of Voting Policy for Institutional Investors and Outcomes (2019 version)"

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Shinya Mizumoto:Publications

Magazine Article
"The challenges of standardising green bonds in Japan"
Magazine Article
"Recent Developments in Chinese Laws (245): Amendments to China's Catalogue of Technologies Prohibited or Restricted from Export"
Book Other
"Six Major Laws on Chinese Economy (2020 Edition)"
Magazine Article
"Lawyer's Selection: Important Court Decisions on Labor - Vol. 226: Case of the National Government and Chief of Iga Labor Standards Inspection Office (Tokan Logitech) (Causal Relation Between Work and Mental Disorders due to Power Harassment)"
Book Other
"Trading of Listed Shares [2nd ed.]"

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