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Supreme Court upholds decision on arranger's liability in syndicated loan transactions

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Japan
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  • July 26 2013

Since the April 2011 decision of the Nagoya High Court ruling that an arranger in a syndicated loan transaction owed an obligation to provide certain

Public company disclosures after the natural disasters in Japan

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • Japan, USA
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  • March 16 2011

While Japan and the world are still trying to assess the impact of the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that struck parts of Japan last week, including the terrible human and economic toll that is still unfolding, a U.S. public company should consider whether it should publicly disclose the effects or potential effects on it

New regulation against organized crime group takes effect in Tokyo

  • Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP
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  • Japan
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  • January 8 2012

In October, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government introduced a new regulation against organized crime groups (commonly known as “Yakuza”

Employees or consultants: comparing some of the tests around the globe

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Germany, Japan, United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2010

The tests for determining whether an individual service provider is an employee or an independent contractor are similar but subtly and significantly different in a number of jurisdictions

Proposed transfer pricing documentation requirements and impact on taxpayers

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Japan
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  • January 27 2010

On December 22, 2009, the Government Tax Commission issued its "Outline of 2010 Tax Reforms" ("2010 Outline"

International regulatory update

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Belgium, European Union, Germany, Global, Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • July 4 2011

The FSA has published a document setting out its initial thinking on how the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which is expected to be established by end-2012, will approach the delivery of its objectives

JPO and IPOS extend pilot patent prosecution highway for another year till 1 July 2012

  • Allen & Gledhill LLP
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  • Japan, Singapore
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  • July 28 2011

The IPOS-JPO Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot programme has been extended for another year with effect from 1 July 2011

Deregulation of fund transfer in Japan

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Japan
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  • March 30 2010

In June 2009, the Japanese Diet passed legislation concerning Fund Settlement (the "Fund Settlement Act"

Court orders depositions in Taiwan to overcome procedural obstacles in Japan

  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
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  • Japan, USA
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  • February 3 2012

Plaintiff Gerber Scientific International filed a patent infringement action against Roland DGA Corporation, asserting that Roland infringed Gerber's patent covering a method and apparatus for computerized graphic production

Japan

  • Kyowa Patent & Law Office
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  • Japan
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  • February 4 2014

The protection of designs is governed by the Design Act, which provides sui generis rights for designs registered through substantive examination by