Consumers need legal protection because they are at a disadvantage compared with corporations in terms of information and negotiating power. There are several laws that aim at protecting consumers by adjusting this imbalance, but not all consumers are aware of what laws they can rely on.

Hikari’s attorneys include those who are well versed in consumer law and who belong to specialist groups on consumer issues. Some are active in providing legal aid to victims of fraudulent business such as trading schemes involving advance fee front money scams and selling unlisted stocks.

Lack of speedy action could often lead to difficulty in winning reparations. From issues related to non-listed share dealing to those related to internet auctions and credit sales, our attorneys can give advice on a diverse range of consumer issues.