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December 21,
2009
[Seminar] Masaji Hashimoto, Of Counsel, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Public Tender Offers: Procedures and Practical Issues for Buyers”, on December 21, 2009, hosted by Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Co., Ltd.
December 18,
2009
[Article] “ADR in Business Restructuring: a Q&A”, co-authored by Toyoki Emoto, Partner, Tatsuya Fukui, Partner, Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, Yuri Suzuki, Partner, and Michiya Iwasaki has been published in Turnaround Manager, January 2010, published by the Banking Education Co., Ltd.
December 18,
2009
[Seminar] Bonnie L. Dixon, Partner, and Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Personal Information Protection Act of Japan”, on November 19, 2009, hosted by the Japan Law Society.
December 17,
2009
[Publication] EU Environmental Law, co-authored by Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been published by Keio University Press.
December 16,
2009
[Seminar] Hiroyuki Nezu, Partner, Michiaki Hosoi, Partner, and Emiko Obata presented a seminar lecture entitled “Examples of Asset-Based Lending to Fund Improvement in Operation of Retail and Commercial Facilities”, on December 16, 2009, hosted by SOGO UNICOM Co., Ltd.
December 15,
2009
[Article] “FSA establishes a project team on money lending business in Japan”, authored by Takuji Nozaka, Partner, “Fair Value for MBO Shareholders” authored by Chie Kasahara, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on December 15, 2009.
December 07,
2009
[Seminar] Toyoki Emoto, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Understanding Claims Collection and the Preservation of Claims”, on December 7, 2009, hosted by the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
December 02,
2009
[Seminar] Michiya Iwasaki presented a seminar lecture entitled “Practical Application of The Amended Labor Standards Act”, on October 29, 2009, and “Legal Issues Relating to Employment in a Business Restructuring”, on December 2, 2009,
November 19,
2009
[Seminar] Bonnie L. Dixon, Partner, and Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Personal Information Protection Act of Japan”, on November 19, 2009, hosted by the Japan Law Society.
November 13,
2009
[Article] “Civil Code Amendment: Trends in Claims Law”, authored by Masaji Hashimoto has been published in KINZAI Financial Plan, published by Kinzai.
November 13,
2009
[Article] “The Law of Real Estate Finance: The Year in Review”, authored by Hiroaki Takahashi, Partner, has been published in the 2010 Edition of the Mortgage Financing Players Directory, published by Sogo Unicom.
November 12,
2009
[Article] “Creation of an alternative dispute resolution framework for financial services” authored by Yoshiki Tsurumaki, has been published on the Practical Law Company website on November 12, 2009.
November 11,
2009
[Seminar] Toyoki Emoto, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Understanding Claims Collection”, on November 11, 2009,hosted by the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
October 30,
2009
[Article] “New option for out-of-court workouts for Japanese companies” authored by Ryuichi Nozaki, “New Japanese Government is planning new companies regulations”, authored by Chie Kasahara, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on October 30, 2009.
October 19,
2009
[Article] “Potential for Abuse of Superior Bargaining Power by Financial Institutions When Providing Mortgages via Residential Home Sellers”, authored by Junko Ogushi, Partner, together with associates Emiko Obata, Mika Wakuta and Masatoshi Ujimori has been published in Financial Compliance, November 2009, published by the Banking Education Co., Ltd.
September 25,
2009
[Seminar] Hiroyuki Nezu, Partner, and Michiaki Hosoi, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Practical ABL Knowhow From Origination to Foreclosure ? How a Floating Charge over Movables and Receivables can be used in the Current Environment”, on September 25, 2009, hosted by the Keiei Chousa Kenkyukai.
September 15,
2009
[Seminar] Setsuko Yufu, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “New Merger & Share Acquisition Filing Requirements in Japan”, on September 24, 2009, hosted by LexisNexis.
September 15,
2009
[Seminar] Masaji Hashimoto, Of Counsel, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Civil Code Amendment: Trends in Claims Law That Financial Planners Should Watch”, on September 15, 2009, hosted by Kinzai.
September 10,
2009
[Publication] Corporate Scandals and their Countermeasures, co-authored by Chie Kasahara, Of Counsel, has been published by SEIBUNSHA CO. LTD. PUBLISHERS.
September 09,
2009
[Seminar] Masaji Hashimoto, Of Counsel, Tetsuji Tsujikawa, Of Counsel, and Takuji Nozaka, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Overview of Amendments to the Civil Code (Claims Law) and its Impact on Finance Businesses: the Industry Perspective,” (in Japanese), on September 9, 2009, hosted by Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai.
September 09,
2009
[Seminar] Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, Yuri Suzuki, Partner, and Michiya Iwasaki presented a seminar lecture entitled “Business Restructuring and Turnaround Strategies in Times of Economic Difficulty: the Sponsor’s Perspective,” on September 9, 2009, hosted by Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai.
August 28,
2009
[Article] “Recently Enacted Amendments to the Money Lending Business Act” authored by Junko Ogushi, Partner, and Naoki Kanehisa has been published in the Jutaku Loan Advisors Tsushin, September 2009 issue, published by the Zaidan Houjin Jutaku Kinyu Fukyu Kyoukai.
August 28,
2009
[Article] “Recently Enacted Amendments to the Money Lending Business Act” authored by Junko Ogushi, Partner, and Naoki Kanehisa has been published in the Jutaku Loan Advisors Tsushin, September 2009 issue, published by the Zaidan Houjin Jutaku Kinyu Fukyu Kyoukai.
August 21,
2009
[Seminar] Kazumoto Kitamura and Mika Haga presented a seminar lecture entitled “Practical Issues in Cross-border Lending Transactions ? Case Studies and Sample Loan Agreements from an English Law Perspective”, on August 21, 2009, hosted by Stock Research Ltd.
August 11,
2009
[Article] “Citibank Japan Ltd. in hot water again” authored by Takuji Nozaka, Partner, and “New Japanese Accounting Standard causes lack of transparency in financial statements” authored by Chie Kasahara, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on August 11, 2009.
August 04,
2009
[Article] “Finance with Keep-well Agreement”, authored by Yoshiki Tsurumaki has been published in NBL, Vol. 910, by Shojihomu.
July 24,
2009
[Seminar] Kazumoto Kitamura presented a seminar lecture entitled “Basics of Loan Agreements and Syndicate Trading Governed by UK Law,” on July 24, 2009, hosted by the Financial Management Forums.
July 24,
2009
[Publication] Theory and Practice of TMK’s ? Asset Liquidation Using TMK’s (kinzai.jp): Hiroo Atsumi (Partner), Toyoki Emoto, Partner, edited by Hidefumi Takagi, with the collaboration of attorneys Kazutaka Ootatsu, Daisuke Tsuzuki, Tomoko Watanabe, Yasuhiro Usui, Asako Ochiiwa, Naoki Kanehisa
July 12,
2009
[Article] “US activist hedge fund wins Japanese company’s board vote”, authored by Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, “Japanese listed companies use capital surplus as dividend resources” authored by Chie Kasahara, and “Recent amendments to Japanese Antimonopoly Act” authored by Yoshiki Tsurumaki, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on July 12, 2009.
June 18,
2009
[Seminar] Junko Ogushi, Partner, Michiya Iwasaki, Mika Wakuta, Yasuhiro Usui and Hirofumi Hosoda presented a seminar lecture entitled “Compliance with Laws and How to Deal with Troubles at Banking Offices”, on June 18, 2009, hosted by the Training Institute of Regional Banks Association of Japan.
June 17,
2009
[Seminar] Atsushi Iritani, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Precautions upon Internal Investigation ? Precautions to be Taken in Conducting an Internal Investigation into Scandal”, on June 17, 2009, hosted by the Institute for Financial Affairs.
June 11,
2009
[Seminar] Setsuko Yufu, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Enforcement of Antimonopoly Act by Competition Authority and Attorney Client Privilege ? Focused on EU Court Decisions”, on June 11, 2009, hosted by LAWASIA.
June 01,
2009
[Article] “Management and Collection of Real Estate Mortgage Receivables and Practical Handling”, authored by Junko Ogushi, Partner, and Kazutomo Kitamura has been published in Financial Compliance (July, 2009)
May 28,
2009
[Seminar] Toyoki Emoto, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Advice on Dept Collection”, on May 28, 2009, hosted by the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
May 22,
2009
[Article] “Wholesale amendments to the Claims Law of the Civil Code of Japan” authored by Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, and “Japanese banks rank at the top for volume of underwritten syndicated loans in the first quarter of 2009” authored by Takuji Nozaka, Partner, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on May 22, 2009.
May 22,
2009
[Seminar] Toyoki Emoto, Partner, and Fumiko Oikawa presented a seminar lecture entitled “Structured Covered Bonds ? A Reconsideration; New Possibilities ?”, on May 11, 2009, hosted by the Kinzai.
May 08,
2009
[Article] “Amendments to the Financial Instruments and Exchange Law of Japan to inject vitality and stability into the Japanese financial and capital markets” authored by Takuji Nozaka, Partner, and “Tokyo to establish alternative stock exchange based on London’s AIM” authored by Yoshiki Tsurumaki, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on May 8, 2009.
April 13,
2009
[Article] The Frontline of EU Law ? Investigation by the Competition Authority and Attorney-Client Privilege, authored by Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been published in theTrade and Tariff, April 2009.
April 03,
2009
[Publication] Quick Guide to Revised Insurance Law, co-authored by Junko Ogushi, Partner, Mika Wakuta, Koichiro Tokumitsu, Yasuhiro Usui, Asako Ochiiwa, Ken Kato and Naoki Kanehisa, has been published by Nippon Jitsugyo Publishing.
April 02,
2009
[Article] “Japanese stock exchanges setting up framework for a remote trading participant system ”, authored by Ryuichi Nozaki, Partner, “Tokyo Stock Exchange announces two deregulatory measures in respect of delisting” authored by Takuji Nozaka, Partner, and “The Financial Services Agency of Japan requests exchanges in Japan to enhance disclosure to each other” authored by Yoshiki Tsurumaki, have been published on the Practical Law Company website on April 2, 2009.
March 11,
2009
[Seminar] Toyoki Emoto presented a seminar lecture entitled “Anti-bankruptcy Measures as a Precaution”, on January 26, 2009, hosted by the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
February 17,
2009
[Seminar] Makoto Tsuchiya, Of Counsel, presented a seminar lecture entitled “Learning from a Series of Mislabeled Food Cases ? Criminal Risks and Addressed Issues regarding Improper Representations”, on January 30, 2009, hosted by the Japan Planning Institute.
February 05,
2009
[Article] “Insurance Law and Principles of Faith and Trust/Insurance Contracts as Consumer Contracts”, by Junko Ogushi, partner, has been published in Freedom and Justice (Jiyu to Seigi) January 2009 issue
February 05,
2009
[Seminar] Junko Ogushi presented a seminar lecture entitled “Commentary on the Revised Insurance Law”, on January 15, 2009, hosted by Facsimile News.
January 19,
2009
[Article] “Corporate Real Estate 2008/09 Country Q&A Japan”, authored by Haruhiko Ogasawara, Partner, has been published in PLC Cross-border Handbooks ? Corporate Real Estate 2008/09.