Shinichiro Uemura wrote an article titled "Relevant laws and regulations related to Covid-19 in the Philippines (As of May 15, 2020)."
In a recurring feature series, Nobuaki Mukai authored the article, "The Key Evidence of Antitrust Violation #6: Tama Area (Western Tokyo) Bid-rigging Case," in the June 2020 (Vol. 20, No. 6) issue of Business Law.
Momo-o, Matsuo and Namba is ranked as a Recommended Firm in Japan and Junya Naito has once again been ranked as a Litigation Star in the practice areas of Commercial and Transactions; Dispute Resolution; and International Arbitration by "Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2020" published by Euromoney Institutional Investor.
The following Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 11th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan, the highly regarded peer-review legal publication by Best Lawyers:
"Antitrust/Competition Law" Nobuaki Mukai
"Arbitration and Mediation" Junya Naito
"Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Law" Makoto Matsuo, Shuichi Namba and Junya Naito
"Insolvency and Reorganization Law" Shigeaki Momo-o
"Litigation" Junya Naito
"Private Equity, Private Funds and Venture Capital Law" Shuichi Namba
Junya Naito, Kakuji Mitani and Hiroki Kikkawa authored an article entitled "Practical Guidance for General Shareholders Meetings Based on Experiences at General Shareholders Meetings held in March 2020: Various Issues Related to the Holding of General Shareholders Meetings under the Declaration of a State of Emergency." This article appeared in the April 25, 2020 issue (No. 2229) of Junkan Shoji Homu and is now available in Japanese on "Zaitaku SHOJIHOMU," a portal site of Shoji Homu.
Effective April 8, 2020, our office will be closed during the pendency of the declared state of emergency.
All attorneys and staff members are working from home until the situation improves.
Please contact us by email as we are unable to respond to telephone calls to our firm’s phone number. If you know the cell phone number of your attorney contact, please call him or her directly.
Communications should be made by email or cell phone.
Physical mail will continue to be received. However, please be aware that we may not be able to confirm physical mail in a timely fashion. Again, we suggest you contact us by email or cell phone.
Thank you very much for your understanding.
Of CounselYoichi Kikuchi
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