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Japan - developer who created cheat tools for online games is arrested
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Japan
  • July 8 2015

Online game companies may now have a cause of action against developers who create cheat tools which give players who use them an unfair advantage


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


Is this just a chair or not?
  • Yuasa and Hara
  • Japan
  • July 9 2015

One morning, before going to my office, I was working on an unfinished legal update whilst sitting in a chair. My 5-year old son said "Daddy, don't


TOKYO PRO-BOND market
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Japan
  • June 4 2015

A new professional securities market, the Tokyo PRO-BOND Market, was established by Tokyo AIM (now Tokyo Stock Exchange (the "TSE")) in May 2011. The


IP update - 2nd quarter 2015
  • Marks & Clerk
  • Canada, China, European Union, Japan, USA
  • June 5 2015

The Unitary Patent (UP) will allow inventors to acquire pan-European protection without having to “validate” the granted European patent in every


IP High Court finds manufacturer and reseller jointly liable for patent infringement
  • Nishimura & Asahi
  • Japan
  • August 3 2015

On December 17 2014 the IP High Court reversed a decision of the Osaka District Court that had denied a damages compensation claim brought by KK


Japan Securities Clearing Corporation seeks CFTC exemption from DCO registration
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Japan, USA
  • September 27 2015

The Japan Securities Clearing Corporation applied to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for an exemption from registering as a derivatives


United States and Japan pledge closer cooperation in cyber defense matters
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA, Japan
  • June 8 2015

On May 30, the United States-Japan Cyber Defense Policy Working Group ("CDPWG") issued a joint statement outlining increased cooperation between the


Japan amendments to METI Guidelines on Electronic Commerce and Information Property Trading
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Japan
  • May 25 2015

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (the “METI“) recently revised the Interpretative Guidelines on Electronic Commerce and


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