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Is it possible to effectively protect pharmaceutical compositions which may be used in combination therapy in Japan?
  • Shiga International Patent Office
  • Japan
  • May 22 2013

Tokyo district court pronounced on February 28, 2013, a court decision for a litigation filed by TAKEDA Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. (TAKEDA) against


Japanese patent documents become part of machine translation service
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • European Union, Japan
  • September 17 2013

Users of the European Patent Office (EPO) patent searching engine Espacenet may already be familiar with "EPO Translate", which provides machine


Establishment of Debtor Account Identification System through the Court
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • October 19 2016

On September 12, 2016, the Minister of Justice consulted with the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice to discuss amendments to the Civil


Corporate crime update November 2013 - Japan
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • November 21 2013

Following an investigation earlier this year, on 27 September 2013 the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) issued a Business Improvement Order


UBS Japan fined $100 million for LIBOR rate manipulation
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • Japan
  • September 25 2013

On Sept. 18, a U.S. federal judge in Connecticut approved a $100 million fine payable by UBS Securities Japan, the latest development in the global


Global tax update - Japan - May 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • May 12 2014

Under the most recent tax reform, approved by the Diet in March, Japan has changed its general tax rules applicable to a foreign corporation having a


Under supervision: navigating the oversight of a court-appointed monitor
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • February 28 2014

In the unpleasant event that your company has been ensnared in a U.S. federal criminal antitrust investigation, you may believe that once you have


Black companies the ugly side of Japanese business
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Japan
  • August 14 2013

Tough economic times in Japan in recent years have led to the growth of a new social problem, the "burakku kigyo" or "black company". There is no


System for lodging a suit to revoke an appeal decision of rejection on a patent application in Japan
  • Shiga International Patent Office
  • Japan
  • August 20 2013

It is possible to file an appeal before the Japanese Patent Office (JPO) against a Decision of Rejection issued on a patent application (Japanese


Olympus scandal: sentences issued against former executives
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • August 19 2013

As we have outlined in previous newsletters, Olympus has been the subject of on-going investigations for breaches of the Financial Instruments and