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Japan joins the APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules system
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Japan
  • April 30 2014

On April 30, 2014, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ("APEC") released theFindings Report of the Joint Oversight Panel of the APEC Cross-Border


Largest multi-plaintiff action ever in Japan over data breach
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Japan
  • February 5 2015

In September 2014, an investigation report released by Benesse Holding Inc. and its subsidiary Benesse Corporation in Japan, concluded that a data


Data leak in Japan exposes personal information of foreign residents
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Japan
  • December 7 2010

The Yomiuri Shimbunhas been following a story regarding the November 25, 2010, release by a Tokyo publisher of a book containing Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department anti-terrorism documents that were leaked on the Internet in October


EU data protection: key issues for Japanese companies
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Japan
  • February 22 2011

IntroductionCollecting and processing personal data relating to customers and employees is central to the global business operations of multinational Japanese companies


Open source software: the implications for M&A transactions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Global, Japan
  • December 20 2010

Incorporation of open source software in software development has become the rule rather than the exception


Japan arrests woman for ‘killing’ her virtual spouse
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Japan
  • November 3 2008

Last week, Japanese authorities arrested a woman for killing the digital avatar of her online husband no, we didn’t make this up


Mobile payments service models and regulatory challenges
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • June 25 2012

Japanese (along with Korean) companies have long been identified as market leaders in the field of mobile payments ("mPayments"


Hogan Lovells white paper - government access to data in the cloud
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 23 2012

Cloud computing is revolutionizing the way companies use information technology


EU revamps data protection law: key issues for Japanese companies
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Japan
  • February 6 2012

Collecting and processing personal data is central to the global business operations of multinational Japanese companies


Data security breaches: the scope of liability for Japanese companies
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Japan
  • August 26 2011

Serious cyber attacks on Japanese companies' data networks are increasing in scale and frequency, as highlighted by the recent high profile attacks on Sony, Sega and Nintendo, all incidents widely reported by the international media