On March 15, 2019, the Japanese Financial Services Agency published the final version of its amendment to the regulatory capital requirements relating to investments by certain types of Japanese financial institutions, ...
As of April 1, 2019, most provisions of the "Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act," which was amended in part on December 8, 2018, will take effect.
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans-Pacific Partnership was approved on June 13, 2018, and the Amendment of the TPP Relevant Arrangement Act was enacted on June
For example, the US copyright laws give copyright for artistic works for seventy years after the decease of the creator of the work, whereas this is fifty years in Japan.
In contrast, the decision did not give special consideration to the fact that the employee was a doctor in deciding the extra pay issue.
Herbert Smith Freehills
Australia and Japan share an enduring history of business collaboration that has created significant value for both economies.
On December 22, 2016, the Cabinet approved the 2017 Tax Reform Proposal. Noteworthy amendments pertaining to corporate income tax and international taxation contained in the 2017 Tax Reform Proposal include the following...
King & Spalding
Over the past twenty years, International Investment Agreements ("IIAs") have become an increasingly popular and valuable tool for investors to manage their foreign investment risk.
The Japan Post has published an article detailing some political machinations which cast some doubt on the prospect of the TPP being passed by the full Lower House in Japan within October.
Japan Legal Update Newsletter May 2016 を発行いたしました。
Japan Legal Update Newsletter March 2016 を発行いたしました。
On October 5, 2015, applicable trade ministers successfully concluded the Trans-Pacific Partnership ("TPP") during meetings held in Atlanta, Georgia.
2015年10月1日、国際裁判管轄の合意に関するハーグ条約（Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements）が発効しました。
Duane Morris LLP
Besides abolishing tariffs and providing for investor-state dispute settlement, some of Vietnam's highlights under the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact include removing the dreaded economic needs test, raising foreign ownership caps in restricted sectors such as telecoms, and improving custom procedures.
Nishimura & Asahi
The amendments should also enable foreign corporate groups with Japanese subsidiaries to efficiently manage their funds.
Foley & Lardner
Japan’s automakers are forecasting record-high profits for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2014.
Foley & Lardner
Automotive trade is a key -- and a sticking point -- to the emerging Trans-Pacific Partnership, a proposed free-trade agreement that could spur the economies of the Americas, Asia and Oceania.
On May 2, 2011, the law concerning an amendment to the Code of Civil Procedure (the "Code") to clarify international jurisdiction was published (the "Amendment").
A trade deal between Japan and the European Union (EU) has been announced.