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Companies face prospect of new rules for temporary workers in Japan

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Japan
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  • August 18 2014

Major amendments to Japan's Worker Dispatch Act of 1985 (the "Act") are expected to be approved and become effective in 2015. These amendments could

TPP, CETA and IP can New Zealand learn from the Canadian anagram?

  • Baldwins
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  • Canada, European Union, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand
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  • August 15 2014

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations continue to struggle on with the inclusion of Mexico, Canada and, more recently, Japan, adding

Financial services update - August 2014

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia, Japan
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  • August 15 2014

In July 2014, Japan and Australia signed the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA). The JAEPA primarily benefits Australian

Japan-Australia economic partnership agreement: what it means for Australian business?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia, Japan
  • -
  • August 14 2014

The Prime Ministers of Japan and Australia signed the Japan- Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) and its Implementing Agreement on 8

Consultants indicted in Japan for paying bribes in Vietnam

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • Japan
  • -
  • August 13 2014

Following on the heels of Japanese trading company Marubeni's recent admission that it violated the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (you can find

Japan and South Korea: crackdown on bid-rigging in East Asia - Asian competition authorities show they are increasingly serious about bid-rigging activities

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Japan, South Korea
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  • August 11 2014

A number of recent cases in Japan and South Korea reflect an increasing determination of Asian antitrust authorities to enforce the antitrust

Work-related illness rising in Japan harassment and overwork to blame?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Japan
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  • August 7 2014

The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan recently released figures showing a 12 year on year rise in reported work-related illness claims

Delay of the effective date to the amendments to the Article 63 Exemption

  • Bingham McCutchen LLP
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  • Japan, USA
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  • August 5 2014

This Client Alert is an update to our client dated May 20, 2014 with respect to the proposed amendments ("Proposed Amendments") to the regulations

Japan's pivotal role in the global LNG industry's 50-year history

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Japan
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  • August 4 2014

2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project. During the intervening years, Japanese

ICC publishes in-house Guide on effective management of arbitration

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • August 4 2014

Practitioners and arbitral institutions alike are constantly looking for ways to smooth and improve the arbitral process. The latest contribution to