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Japan Legal Update Vol. 26
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • June 27 2017

The amendment to the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act ("Amended FIEA") was enacted on May 17, 2017, and promulgated on May 24, 2017. The Amended


Japan Legal Update Vol.25
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • May 25 2017

On April 14, 2017, the House of Representatives passed a bill to partially amend the Civil Code ("Bill"). The Bill is under deliberation in the House


Commencement of the Opt-out Notification in Connection with the Enforcement of the Amended Personal Information Protection Act
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 27 2017

Prior to the enforcement of the Amended Personal Information Protection Act ("Amended Act") (please see the October 2015 issue for more information


Introduction of the Overtime Work Regulation with Punishment.
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 27 2017

Under the existing Labor Standards Act, in practice employers are able to have their employees work overtime without limit by entering into a


Bill to Partially Amend the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act Submitted to the Diet
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 27 2017

On March 3, 2017, the Japanese government submitted to the Diet a bill to partially amend the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act ("Amendment


Japan's Action Plan for the Realization of Work Style Reform
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 27 2017

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe recently held 10 meetings of the "Council for the Realization of Work Style Reform," to discuss reforms to Japan's labor


Equal Pay for Equal Work.
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 27 2017

On December 20, 2016, the Japanese government issued the "Draft Guidelines for Equal Pay for Equal Work" ("Draft Guidelines"), which provide its


Japanese Variation Margin Requirements for Derivatives Take Effect
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • April 26 2017

The Financial Services Agency of Japan has introduced an amending ordinance regarding margin requirements for over-the-counter


Japan Legal Update Vol. 23 March 2017
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • March 27 2017

On January 20, 2017, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare issued the "Guidelines for Employers to Appropriately Manage Their Employees'


Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Update Vol. 13 - March 2017
  • Jones Day
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, Central & South America, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, USA
  • March 10 2017

On December 28, 2016, the New York Department of Financial Services ("DFS") released a revised version of a proposed regulation that would require