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International group data projects: ensuring data protection compliance in Europe
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Japan
  • October 2 2014

An increasing number of multi-national Japanese companies are seeking to improve the way they handle data across their Groups. In particular


TPP, CETA and IP can New Zealand learn from the Canadian anagram?
  • Baldwins
  • Canada, European Union, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand
  • August 15 2014

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations continue to struggle on with the inclusion of Mexico, Canada and, more recently, Japan, adding


Benesse compensates customers for data leak
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Japan
  • October 31 2014

On 9 July 2014, Benesse Holdings Inc. and its group company Benesse Corp. (“Benesse”) announced that approx. 7.9 million pieces of its customer


Asia: do employers have a right to access and to disclose employee data without consent?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan
  • November 3 2014

When can an employer access and disclose their employees' personal data in different jurisdictions? We compare the rules in Australia, China, Hong


Japan issues best practice recommendations for collectionuse of consumer data
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Japan
  • April 15 2014

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Japan recently announced a Code of Practice for businesses regarding notification of consumers about


Japan applies to participate in APEC cross-border privacy rules framework
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Global, Japan
  • June 12 2013

On June 7, 2013, the Japanese Government applied to participate in the APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules program. Japan's application will be reviewed


Eligibility of software and business methods in the United States, Europe and Asia
  • Perry & Currier Inc
  • Canada, China, European Union, India, Japan, South Korea, USA
  • January 6 2014

Software and business methods are a crucial component of the world's innovation-driven economy. However, patent protection for these intellectual


Big data and human resourcesletting the computer decide?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA, China, Hong Kong, Japan
  • April 3 2015

Employees are a company's greatest asset, but if the company gets hiring decisions wrong, employees could also be the company's greatest expense


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


Asia Pacific Financial Services & Regulatory Newsletter
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam
  • September 30 2011

Welcome to the fifth edition of Baker & McKenzie's quarterly Asia Pacific Financial Services & Regulatory Newsletter