Atsumi & Sakai

News

Recent News

March 14, 2014 Atsumi & Sakai has been recognized as a Leading Firm in the following areas; "Banking & Finance", "Capital Markets: Securitisation & Structured Finance" and "Corporate/M&A" in the 2014 edition of Chambers Global. Also, 2 of our lawyers are ranked in each of the following areas.
February 27, 2014 Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been listed in "Expert Guides Competition and Antitrust 2014" as a Leading Competition and Antitrust Lawyer.
February 19, 2014 Atsumi & Sakai has been recognized as a Leading Firm in the following areas; "Banking & Finance", "Employment", "Real Estate", "Capital Markets: Securitisation & Structured Finance", "Competition/Antitrust", "Construction", "Corporate/M&A" and "Investment Funds" in the 2014 edition of Chambers Asia Pacific. Also, 6 of our lawyers are ranked in each of the following areas.
February 14, 2014 Our firm has been selected as one of the "Highly Recommended Firm" in Asialaw Profiles 2014: The Guide to Asia -Pacific's Leading Domestic Law Firms. Also, 7 lawyers were selected as "Asialaw Recommended Lawyers."
January 31, 2014 Our firm has been selected as one of the Top 100 Asia Pacific Independent Firms in "The Lawyers Asia Pacific 150/ 2013".

Publications & Seminars

April 22, 2014 [Article] "Case Study of a Dispute (Part 3)," authored in Japanese by Shingo Noguchi, has been published in Vietnam Sketch Travel Guidebook, May 2014, published by Sketch Co., Ltd.
April 17, 2014 [Seminar] "Partial amendment of the Ordinance on Financial Statements, etc. for the simplified non-consolidated disclosure regime" co-authored in Japanese by Mitsunobu Sato, has been published in SHUNKAN KEIRIJOUHOU, No. 1379, May 2014, published by CHUOKEIZAI-SHA, INC.
April 16, 2014 [Article] "Practical Tips for Building a Compliance System for Group Companies at Home and Abroad", authored by Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been published in JFTC MONTHLY No. 724, April 2014, published by Japan Foreign Trade Council, Inc.
April 15, 2014 [Article] "The ‘Act on Promotion of Generating Renewable Energy Harmonized with Healthy Development of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery‘ and what it means for the solar power industry", co-authored in Japanese by Yutaka Sakai, Partner, and Hiroshi Iida, has been published in NBL No.1023, April 2014, published by Shojihomu.
April 15, 2014 [Article] "Protecting ship finance receivables from bankruptcy claims – practical considerations specific to shipping", authored in Japanese by Reiko Yoshida, Partner, has been published in NBL No.1023, April 2014, published by Shojihomu.

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