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December 04,
2018
Atsumi & Sakai has been recognized as a Leading Firm in the following seven areas; "Banking & Finance: Domestic", "Capital Markets: Domestic: Securitisation & Structured Finance", "Competition/Antitrust", "Employment", "Insurance", "Projects & Energy: Domestic" and "Real Estate" in the 2019 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific. Also, 7 of our lawyers are ranked in each of the following areas.
November 29,
2018
Chambers FinTech 2019-Japan-Legal Ranking
November 22,
2018
Press Release: Former Japanese Financial Regulatory Chief Nobuchika Mori has become an advisor of Atsumi & Sakai

Publications & Seminars

November 30,
2018
[Seminar] Yuri Suzuki, Partner, and Kenichi Tanizaki, Partner, presented a seminar entitled "Cutting Edge Fintech: Status of Efforts for the Realization of Cashless Society," on November 30, 2018, hosted by Atsumi & Sakai and Westlaw Japan K.K.
November 29,
2018
[Publication] "Work-Style Reform and Labor Laws in the Age to Come," co-authored in Japanese by Hisashi Miyatsuka, Partner, has been published by SHOJIHOMU Co., Ltd.
November 28,
2018
[Article] "Future Working Conditions Drawn from the Supreme Court Cases (Hamakyorex Case/Nagasawa-Unyu Case) and the Part-time and Fixed-term Workers Act - Summary of Issues for Eliminating Unreasonable Differences in Working Conditions between Regular Workers and Non-regular Workers," authored in Japanese by Emi Uchida, Of Counsel, has been published in ROSEI JIHO No.3962, published by Roumugyousei Co., Ltd.
November 27,
2018
[Seminar] Masataka Hayakawa, Partner, gave a presentation entitled "Legal Issues for Promotion of AI Business: Focusing on Legal Considerations for Encouraging AI Business," at the seminar entitled "LegalTech 2018 –AI, Blockchain, and LegalTech-," on November 27, 2018, hosted by AOS Legaltech, Inc. and LexisNexis Japan.
November 26,
2018
[Seminar] Yutaka Sakai, Partner, and Kentaro Mano, Of Counsel, presented a lecture entitled "Re-examination of Compliance: Reconfirmation of Basic Issues and Recent Topics (Working Style Reforms)," at the NFCM Group Compliance Workshop on November 26, 2018, hosted by New Frontier Capital Management Co., Ltd.