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Japan Legal Update, Vol. 10: December 2015January 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • January 28 2016

On November 11, 2015, a cabinet order setting the effective date of the Act on Special Measures Concerning Civil Court Proceedings for the Collective


Employee Stock Plans: Year-End 2015 International Reporting Requirements
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA, China, France, India, Ireland, Israel, Japan
  • January 21 2016

This Commentary highlights some of the principal calendar and year-end reporting requirements for employee stock plans that U.S. companies most


Global privacy & cybersecurity update Issue 8 - November 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, United Kingdom, USA, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan
  • November 16 2015

In July, President Obama appointed Dr. Raymond Cook to the position of Chief Information Officer of the Intelligence Community, Office of the


The climate report - Fall 2015 - climate change regulation beyond the U.S.
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, European Union, France, Japan, Thailand
  • November 9 2015

On September 18, 2015, the European Council adopted a decision related to the creation of a market stability reserve ("MSR") for the


Japan: amendment of Worker Dispatching Act
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • October 26 2015

On September 11, 2015, amendments to the Act for Securing the Proper Operation of Worker Dispatching Undertakings and Improved Working Conditions for


Japan approves final set of power market reforms
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • August 19 2015

On June 17, 2015, the Japanese Diet passed a bill amending the Electricity Business Act (the "Amendments") as the third and final stage of the


Recent developments in regulations governing the manufacturing and marketing of induced pluripotent stem cells
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • June 22 2015

It is now permissible to launch regenerative products for medical use in humans or animals, including iPS cells, by using the fast-track approval


Japan: enforcement of Act on Special Measures concerning Fixed-Term Employees with Expert knowledge, etc.
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • May 22 2015

On April 1, 2015, the Act on Special Measures concerning Fixed-Term Employees with Expert Knowledge, etc. (the "Act") came into force. The Act


Global privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 6 - May 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Australia, Peru, Spain, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Honduras, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Paraguay, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, European Union, France
  • May 13 2015

On February 11, the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO") released its biennial High Risk List, which is "intended to help inform the


Japanese corporate governance is changing with the adoption of a new code in 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • February 3 2015

In the past, Japan may not have enjoyed high scores in the area of corporate governance, but this may change soon. The "Japan Revitalization Strategy