Atsumi & Sakai


Recent News

August 01, 2015 Feng Qin Chen, admitted in People's Republic of China, joined Atsumi & Sakai on August 1, 2015, as Of Counsel.
July 27, 2015 Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been elected as a board member of the Japan Competition Law Forum.
July 27, 2015 11 of our lawyers were selected as "Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2015".
July 24, 2015 5 partners from Atsumi & Sakai have been listed in "Expert Guides 2015".
July 01, 2015 Tadashi Yuzawa, an attorney admitted in Japan, joined Atsumi & Sakai on July 1, 2015, as Of Counsel.

Publications & Seminars

August 03, 2015 [Article] "Corporate Management Being Encouraged to Change in Compliance with Japan's Corporate Governance Code and Stewardship Code: Objectives of the Stewardship Code and Impact on Corporate Management," co-authored in Japanese by Mitsunobu Sato and Ruriko Iwase, has been published in The Lawyers, August 2015, published by ILS Publications, Inc.
July 15, 2015 [Article] "Establishment of Geographical Indication Protection System in Japan - Second Part," co-authored in Japanese by Yuko Nihonmatsu (Partner) and Fumiko Oikawa (Partner), has been published in KOKUSAI SHOJI HOMU Vol. 43, No. 7, July 2015, published by the Japanese Institute of International Business Law, Inc.
July 07, 2015 [Article] "Pledging Obligor's 'Business' as Collateral for a Loan - Trends of Asset Based Lending," authored in Japanese by Hiroyuki Nezu, Partner, has been published in The Lawyers, July 2015, published by ILS Publications, Inc.
July 03, 2015 [Seminar] Takafumi Uematsu, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled "Strategic Points and Legal Issues in Capitalizing on Business Processing Outsourcing (BPO): How to Manage BPO in Order to Minimize Risks, From the Standpoint of a BPO Vendor and a Customer Company," on July 3, 2015, hosted by Keiei Chousa Kenkyukai.
July 01, 2015 [Seminar] Setsuko Yufu, Partner, presented a lecture entitled "International Corporate Practice and Myself," on July 1, 2015, hosted by Waseda University.