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United States and Japan hit bumps on the road to TPP agreement
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • May 2 2014

Progress on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) currently is at a standstill while the United States and Japan engage in bilateral trade negotiations


Japan
  • White & Case LLP
  • Japan
  • December 20 2013

On 1 April 2013, an amendment to the Act for Stabilisation of Employment of Elderly Persons took effect that will require Japanese employers to


U.S. and Japan continue talks on auto tariffs
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • April 21 2014

Once again, the United States and Japan failed to reach an agreement on auto tariffs. Tariffs on automobiles are one of the remaining key issues that


IP5 offices agree on joint PPH pilot programme
  • Lehmann & Fernandez
  • China, European Union, Japan, South Korea, USA
  • September 24 2013

The world's five largest Intellectual Property Offices (IP5) -the European Patent Office (EPO), the Japan Patent Office (JPO), the Korean


Corporate crime update - Japan
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • February 13 2013

Following a series of high profile insider trading scandals uncovered during the course of 2012, the Japanese FSA has proposed new rules aimed at


KDDI, Sumitomo bid $2.7 billion for control of Japanese cable operator
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • October 26 2012

On Wednesday, Japanese wireless operator KDDI joined forces with Sumitomo on a US$2.7 billion bid for the remaining shares of Jupiter Telecommunications that would give the partners joint control of more than half of Japan’s cable television market


2013 tax legislation proposals
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Japan
  • February 5 2013

On January 24, 2013, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, and its coalition partner in the government, the New Komeito Party, officially announced


The Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) reforms appeals and pre-decision hearing procedures
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Japan
  • January 6 2014

The changes replace the existing JFTC-led appeals tribunal with an independent judicial review process (by way of appeal to the Tokyo District Court


The financial report January 9, 2014 - news from Asia and the Pacific
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, China, Japan
  • January 9 2014

The Australian Securities & Investment Commission issued a Class Order that will facilitate retail clients’ redemption requests in unlisted managed


Japan joins fight against international child abduction
  • Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker PA
  • Japan
  • May 8 2014

Years of effort have achieved a milestone in the fight against parents who take or keep their own children across international Borders to gain an