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  • December 2017

    Awards

    Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba and its attorneys have been featured in the following practice areas by "Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018" of Chambers & Partners:

    Competition/Antitrust (Japan): Nobuaki Mukai
    Dispute Resolution: Domestic (Japan): Junya Naito

    Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 recognized both Mr. Naito and Dr. Mukai as "Leaders in their Field."  New!

  • December 2017

    Awards

    Shinichiro Mori has been appointed as one of a group of experienced young practitioners ("EYPs") from around the world by Delos Dispute Resolution.
    For More Information, Click Here!  New!

  • December 2017

    Publications

    Takayuki Matsuo authored the article "Special Feature 2: Legal Issues of AI and Robots—'Legal Liability for Autonomous Cars and Robots.'" This article appeared in the September 2017 (Vol. 68, No. 9, p. 55) issue of "Jiyu to Seigi" (Liberty and Justice).  New!

  • November 2017

    Seminar

    Junya Naito and Tsuyoshi Suzuki served as judges at the 16th Intercollegiate Negotiation Competition on November 18 and 19 at Sophia University in Tokyo.  New!

  • November 2017

    Publications

    Nobuaki Mukai authored the article "Special Feature: Confidentiality of Attorney-Client Communications: Attorney-Client Communications under Antitrust/Competition Legal Practices: 'Summary of the Discussion at the Study Group of the Antimonopoly Act.'" This article appeared in the November 2017 (Vol.68, No.11) issue of "Jiyu to Seigi" (Liberty and Justice).  New!

  • November 2017

    Publications

    Nobuaki Mukai authored the article "Editorial: Expectations of the Next Amendment to the Laws and Regulations of the Antimonopoly Act—Fact-Finding and the Interplay of Due Process." This article appeared in the November 2017 (Vol. 89, No.12/1118) issue of "The Horitsu Jiho."  New!

  • October 2017

    Publications

    Nobuaki Mukai has co-authored "The Top 100 Antitrust & Competition Law Case Precedents (Court Judgments and JFTC Decisions), 2nd Edition" (October 2017) (Jurist, Additional Volume, No. 234) and authored an section therein entitled Interpretation of "[The Amount of Sales from] Relevant Goods or Services" under Article 7-2 of the Japan Antimonopoly Act for Bid-Rigging Cases (Tsuchiya Kigyo Case).

  • October 2017

    Seminar

    Tsuyoshi Suzuki and Shinichiro Mori served as moderators at the YJAA-AFIA Joint Seminar held on September 29, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan.

    The Young Japan Association of Arbitrators (YJAA) is an organization under auspices of the Japan Association of Arbitrators. It consists of young practitioners who are interested in arbitration or mediation. The YJAA aims to promote the practice of arbitration and mediation and to provide a platform for the younger generation to meet and exchange best practices. Tsuyoshi Suzuki serves as the President of YJAA and has just been reappointed.

    The Asia-Pacific Forum for International Arbitration (AFIA) is an organization providing young practitioners with a forum to discuss issues and developments in international arbitration, with particular focus on Asia-Pacific. Shinichiro Mori serves as the Country Representative of Japan.
     

  • September 2017

    Seminar

    Junya Naito will serve as a panelist in a panel discussion entitled "International Arbitration in Japan and How to Improve Japan's Standing as a Viable Seat" at the ICC Arbitration Conference and book launch to be held in Tokyo, Japan on September 22, 2017.  

  • September 2017

    Publications

    Kakuji Mitani and Ryota Asakura have authored the Japan chapter of the recently published Seventh Edition of "The International Investigations Review" (ed. Nicolas Bourtin) (The Law Reviews).  

  • August 2017

    Publications

    Nobuaki Mukai was a featured participant in the round-table discussion cited in the following article: "Special Feature: Direction of the Kachokin System Reform―Antitrust Law Research Report: 'Round-table Discussion: The Kachokin System of Antitrust Law.'" This article appeared in the September 2017 (No. 1510) issue of "Jurist."  

  • August 2017

    Information

    Junya Naito has been appointed as a Committee Member of the Tokyo District Court Committee.  

  • August 2017

    Publications

    Ryosuke Ojiro authored the article "Amendment of the Civil Code: Impact on System Development" in the August 31, 2017 issue of the Japanese journal "Nikkei Computer." This article is the second in a two-part series.  

  • August 2017

    Publications

    Ryosuke Ojiro authored the article "Amendment of the Civil Code: Impact on System Development" in the August 17, 2017 issue of the Japanese journal "Nikkei Computer." This article is the first in a two-part series.  

  • July 2017

    Seminar

    Nobuaki Mukai presented a lecture entitled "Cooperative Enforcement and Antagonistic Enforcement under the new Kachokin System: Practical Points including how to Effectively Claim the Attorney-Client Privilege" at the Tokyo Bar Association Antitrust Section in Tokyo, Japan on July 25, 2017.  

  • July 2017

    Awards

    Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba and its attorneys have been recognized in the following practice areas by "Who's Who Legal: Japan 2017" published by Law Business Research:
    "Arbitration" Junya Naito
    "Competition" Nobuaki Mukai
     

  • June 2017

    Seminar

    Shinichiro Uemura will present a lecture on Philippine law for new Japanese employees assigned to the Philippines held by The Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Philippines, Inc. on June 29, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Manila, Philippines.  

  • June 2017

    Information

    Yue Hu (*Admitted in PRC / Not admitted in Japan) joined the firm as foreign attorney on June 26, 2017.  

  • June 2017

    Seminar

    Nobuaki Mukai presented a lecture entitled "Cooperative Enforcement and Antagonistic Enforcement under the new Kachokin System: Practical Points including how to Effectively Claim the Attorney-Client Privilege" at the 248th monthly seminar held by the Japan Competition Law Research Institute in Tokyo, Japan on June 14, 2017.  

  • June 2017

    Publications

    Tsuyoshi Suzuki, Rin Moriguchi and Mariko Sumiyoshi authored the Japan section of "Getting the Deal Through: Legal Privilege & Professional Secrecy 2017," published by Law Business Research Ltd.