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Latest 10 topics

Dec. 2014[News]
34 new associates joined Nishimura & Asahi.
Dec. 2014[Publications]
Hajime Ueno and Akihiro Shiba co-authored the Japan Chapter of Practical Law Strucutred Finance and Securitisation Multi-jurisdictional Guide 2014/15, published by Thomson Reuters.
Dec. 2014[In the press]
Ing-Chian Sun was interviewed for a column entitled "Distinguished Women" for the January 2015 edition of Voice.
Dec. 2014[Publications]
Hiroshi Kimeda and Kaku Hirao co-authored an article entitled "Impact on corporate activities of the newly proposed bargaining system in the Japanese criminal procedure", which appeared in Shoji Homu No. 2052 (December 5, 2014).
Dec. 2014[Publications]
Masaru Ono contributed an article entitled "Indemnification of Fishery Rights and Interests in Coastal and Inshore Sea Developments" to the fourth issue of the Journal published by Japan Society of Ocean Policy (November 2014).
Dec. 2014[Publications]
Hideaki Ozawa and Takuro Dobashi co-authored the Japan Chapter of Practical Law Environment Multi-jurisdictional Guide 2014/15, published by Thomson Reuters.
Dec. 2014[News]
Impressive reputation according to The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2015
Dec. 2014[Publications]
Koji Sugimura authored an article entitled "Outline of the 2014 Revisions to the Patent Act and Other Acts (the "Revision Act")", which appears in A.I.P.P.I. (AIPPI English Journal) Vol. 39 No. 6 2014.
Dec. 2014[In the press]
Cuiping Zhang was interviewed for an article entitled "The World's Leading Lawyer Cuiping Zhang" in the People's Daily Overseas Edition Japan Monthly on November 25, 2014, which also appeared in the NIHON SHINKAKYOU Newspaper and the websites below.
Dec. 2014[News]
Takashi Sonoo joined the firm on December 1, 2014.

Publications

Dec. 2014[Articles]
Hajime Ueno and Akihiro Shiba co-authored the Japan Chapter of Practical Law Strucutred Finance and Securitisation Multi-jurisdictional Guide 2014/15, published by Thomson Reuters.
Dec. 2014[Articles]
Hiroshi Kimeda and Kaku Hirao co-authored an article entitled "Impact on corporate activities of the newly proposed bargaining system in the Japanese criminal procedure", which appeared in Shoji Homu No. 2052 (December 5, 2014).
Dec. 2014[Articles]
Masaru Ono contributed an article entitled "Indemnification of Fishery Rights and Interests in Coastal and Inshore Sea Developments" to the fourth issue of the Journal published by Japan Society of Ocean Policy (November 2014).
Dec. 2014[Articles]
Hideaki Ozawa and Takuro Dobashi co-authored the Japan Chapter of Practical Law Environment Multi-jurisdictional Guide 2014/15, published by Thomson Reuters.
Dec. 2014[Articles]
Koji Sugimura authored an article entitled "Outline of the 2014 Revisions to the Patent Act and Other Acts (the "Revision Act")", which appears in A.I.P.P.I. (AIPPI English Journal) Vol. 39 No. 6 2014.
Nov. 2014[Articles]
Nagahide Sato and Sadayuki Matsudaira co-authored the Japan Chapter of Getting the Deal Through - Electricity Regulation 2015, published and reproduced with permission from Law Business Research.
Nov. 2014[Articles]
Yoshinori Ono and Norimitsu Yamamoto co-authored the Japan Chapter of the 2015 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crime; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.
Nov. 2014[Articles]
Shinnosuke Fukuoka and Toshihide Haruyama co-authored the Japan Chapter of "Licences and Insolvency: A Practical Global Guide to the Effects of Insolvency on IP Licence Agreements", published by Globe Law and Business.
Oct. 2014[Titles]
Shinsuke Toyonaga has written a book entitled "Nuclear Damages Law" published by Shinzansha Publisher Co., Ltd.
Oct. 2014[Articles]
Hitomi Iwase and Paul Dimitriadis co-authored an article titled "When You Can't Beat Them, Enjoin Them - Injunctive Relief for SEP Infringement" in the International Trade Daily Bulletin (September 26, 2014), published by Bloomberg BNA.

Seminars

Dec. 2014
Asa Shinkawa was a panelist in a session entitled "Strategy, Tactics and Ethics in the Negotiation of Transactions" at the IBA Annual Conference in Tokyo hosted by the International Bar Association (IBA) on October 22, 2014.
Oct. 2014
Shinnosuke Fukuoka was a panelist in a session entitled "License to kill - the effects of insolvency on IP licenses and similar agreements" at the IBA Annual Conference in Tokyo hosted by the International Bar Association (IBA) on October 22, 2014.
Oct. 2014
Norio Maeda participated in a panel discussion entitled "Renewable Energy in the Aftermath of Fukushima" at the 2014 Lex Mundi Asia/Pacific Regional Conference, which was held in Tokyo on October 18, 2014.
Oct. 2014
Takashi Shibuya gave a presentation entitled "Establishment of bribery prevention procedures to minimize the risks regarding bribery of foreign public officials" at a seminar held by PRONEXUS INC. on October 17, 2014.
Oct. 2014
Jirapong Sriwat will be a panelist in a session entitled "Challenges of successfully completing M&A deals in the current Thailand & ASEAN's investment climate" at a seminar organized by Asia Business Connect, on November 20, 2014.
Oct. 2014
Sumito Nakano gave a presentation entitled "Recent Developments and Important Points for Japanese Companies on Cartels and Monopolization in the United States and Europe" at a seminar held by Financial Management Forums, Inc. on September 17, 2014.
Sep. 2014
Kojiro Fujii will participate in the G1 Global Conference 2014 as a panelist at the session "TEPCO and the Future of Energy Policy," which will be held on September 15, 2014.
Jun. 2014
Shimpei Nakada and Toshiyuki Yamamoto will be the speakers in a session entitled "Negotiating the Schedule to the 2002 ISDA Master Agreement" at the Understanding the ISDA Master Agreements Conference in Tokyo on July 2, 2014.
Jun. 2014
Hiroshi Maeda, Hideo Horikoshi, Osamu Nomoto, Shiro Muto, Mikiko Soga, and Mihoko Shima delivered lectures on PPP and Project Finance at a workshop entitled "Vietnam: Capacity Building Program for Promoting Private Sector Participation in the Water and Solid Waste Sector" organized by PPIAF of the World Bank Group and JICA in May and June 2014.
May. 2014
Shinnosuke Fukuoka was a panelist in a session entitled "Rome is burning – who has the most cost effective insolvency system?" at the 20th Annual Global Insolvency and Restructuring Conference hosted by the International Bar Association (IBA) on May 19, 2014.

In the press

Dec. 2014[Journal]
Ing-Chian Sun was interviewed for a column entitled "Distinguished Women" for the January 2015 edition of Voice.
Dec. 2014[Journal]
Cuiping Zhang was interviewed for an article entitled "The World's Leading Lawyer Cuiping Zhang" in the People's Daily Overseas Edition Japan Monthly on November 25, 2014, which also appeared in the NIHON SHINKAKYOU Newspaper and the websites below.
Jun. 2014[Web]
Ing-Chian Sun was interviewed for an article entitled "Nishimura & Asahi Attorney Ing-Chian Sun breaks down boundaries to be registered in Japan as a Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi" on the front page of The Daily NNA (Taiwan Edition) on June 3, 2014.
Jun. 2014[Newspaper]
Ing-Chian Sun is the first Taiwanese lawyer to be registered in Japan as a Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi qualified to practice law in Taiwan, it was reported in the Liberty Times (Taiwan) on May 29, 2014.
Feb. 2014[Newspaper]
So Saito's comments were quoted in an article regarding the Mt. Gox's Travails Show Bitcoin Growing Pains that appeared in The Wall Street Journal on February 18, 2014.
Jan. 2014[Journal]
Stephen D. Bohrer's comments are quoted in an article entitled "JAPAN M&A GOES FROM BLAND TO BOLD", which appeared in the November 2013 issue of FinanceAsia.
Nov. 2013[Others]
"Expert Guides - Guide to the World's Leading Banking, Finance and Transactional Law 2013」", published by Euromoney, selected Masakazu Iwakura as the leading practitioner in the Mergers and Acquisitions area. His professional biography is contained in the guide.
May. 2013[Newspaper]
Takashi Shibuya's comments were quoted in an article regarding the new Japanese class action legislation that appeared in the Nikkin on March 29, 2013.
Feb. 2013[Newspaper]
Takashi Shibuya's comments are quoted in an article regarding the new Japanese class action legislation that appeared in the Nikkei on February 11, 2013.
Jan. 2013[Journal]
An interview with Hikaru Oguchi regarding our HCMC Office appeared in the Spring 2013 issue of "Heritage Japan," the in-flight magazine of Vietnam Airlines.