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Civil Code reform: amendments to guarantee obligations
  • City-Yuwa Partners
  • Japan
  • July 3 2015

On March 31 2015 a bill to reform the law of obligations under the Civil Code was submitted to the Diet after discussions of more than five years


New International Searching Authority available for green technology companies
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox
  • Global, Japan, USA
  • July 6 2015

Effective July 1, 2015, green technology companies can now choose the Japan Patent Office (JPO) as an International Searching Authority (ISA) and


Whistleblowing - an employer’s guide to global compliance
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands, South Africa, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 23 2015

The reporting of wrongdoing discovered in the workplace is a complex area in which there is a delicate balance to be struck between a variety of


Other global trade developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Japan, Singapore, USA
  • June 25 2015

The TPP is only one of many regional or global trade initiatives in place or being negotiated. Some of the most important of those initiatives are


The Financial Report June 11, 2015 - news from Asia and the Pacific
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Australia, China
  • June 11 2015

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) released consultation conclusions on proposed amendments to the Securities and Futures


White House sends U.S.-Japan tax treaty protocol to Senate
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • April 13 2015

Today, the White House transmitted a protocol amending the U.S.-Japan tax treaty, along with a related agreement entered into by an exchange of notes


Japan: focus on helping employees raise their children
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • April 30 2015

The regime under the Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children has recently been extended. The Act sets out


Global data & privacy update - 30 April 2015
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Japan, United Kingdom, USA, Argentina
  • April 30 2015

Facebook is defending a lawsuit filed last week in the US alleging that its face-recognition technology breaches a law prohibiting collection of


インドの製薬産業とその成長
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Japan
  • June 16 2015

過去15年間において日本は約180億米ドルをインドの企業に投資してきた1 製薬産業が著しく有益な機会を提供していることから投資の約27.5が製薬会社2 への投資となっていることは驚くべきことではない2014年日本のロート製薬は有限会社ディープケア


Proposed Regulations May Complicate Reductions in Force in China
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • China, Japan
  • December 1 2015

On December 31st, 2014, Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (“MOHRSS”) issued a notice to solicit public opinions on the draft