The Japanese construction market these days has been quite active due to, among other items, the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics (which are actually now to be held in 2021)
On August 14, 2017, the Cabinet Order to Specify an Enforcement Date of the Amendment to the Act on Specified Joint Real Estate Ventures was promulgated.
Herbert Smith Freehills
During the recent Brexit debate in the UK, one of the politicians leading the 'OUT' campaign, Michael Gove, famously said that the British public "have had enough of experts."
The TMK scheme and the GK/TK scheme are typically used by overseas investors as tax-efficient schemes for real estate investment in Japan. Of such schemes, the GK/TK scheme is subject to the regulations under the Joint Enterprise Act if the subject asset of the scheme is a fee simple estate ("GK/TK (real asset)").
The presence of Japanese knotweed on property can cause physical damage to buildings and structures (including drains, outbuildings, boundary walls and drives) and can be expensive and time-consuming to treat or remove
White & Case LLP
This issue will discuss the major Antimonopoly Act violations of 2004 concerning bid rigging, enforcement, and injunction.