Tokyo International Law Office
Recently, there has been increased scrutiny and restrictions implemented on foreign direct investment ("FDI") in the world's main economies.
On June 7, the amended ordinances (the "Amended Ordinances") prepared by the Japanese government to implement amendments to the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act
White & Case
Enterprises around the world are rapidly incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) into existing and new products and processes. This effort is not just to improve such offerings and services
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
With the COVID-19 pandemic driving fire sales as well as industry and supply chain consolidation and financial investors having bulging war chests.
The Japanese construction market these days has been quite active due to, among other items, the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics (which are actually now to be held in 2021)
The new Japanese Civil Code makes changes to the rules on termination of employment contracts and notice periods. This article provides details.
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Japan, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Ninth Circuit: No Antitrust Problem with Qualcomm's SEP Licensing Practices.
Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
For last 12 months, we have seen several interesting announcements from Japanese big financial institutions which unveiled their strong interests in entering into digital securities (a.k.a. security tokens) business.
Shiga International Patent Office
A new concept of digital transformation (DX) wherein information and communication technology (ICT) is improved in all facets of life has been penetrating society at an exponential rate.
Nishimura & Asahi
From June 7, 2020, overseas investors may no longer be able to purchase shares of certain Japanese companies. The Japanese government passed amendments
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Tokyo litigation partner Akira Irie provides an update on changes to deposition practice in Japan as a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic.
On June 8, 2020, the Japanese Diet passed a bill to amend the Whistleblower Protection Act ("Act").
Momo-o Matsuo & Namba
Cartels Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Japan, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
In this episode of the Global Solutions series, Alexis Borestel and Mami Kato discuss internal work rules, and how employers may wish to modify them in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.