Cases

Large Vicarious Liability Case by a notable U.S. Hedge Fund

Professionals
Hiroshi KimedaAkihiro Hironaka
Date
2008 - 2013
Practice Areas
Civil Litigation

N&A represented a major Japanese trading company in a large vicarious liability lawsuit, claiming JPY 8.8 billion, filed by a notable U.S. hedge find since 2008 before the Tokyo District Court. In May 2013, N&A succeeded in defending the client and obtained a final judgment dismissing the claimant's claim in its entirety.

The attorneys who represented the client included Hiroshi Kimeda, Akihiro Hironaka, Jun Katsube, Masamichi Kamijima, Masahiro Toshima, Kazumaro Kobayashi, Satoshi Inami, Hiroaki Matsui and Toshihiro Suzuki.