• Dec 2014

    “QA Style Modern Contract Practice Addendum: Validity of Life Insurance Policies when the Policy Holders is Found to be Related to Anti-Social Forces” (Shin-Nihon Hoki Publishing) written by Takashi Ogawa was published.

  • Dec 2014

    December issue of Lawyers' Column: "Managing Client Information" by Kousuke Sawada.

  • Dec 2014

    December issue of Lawyers' Column: "Cancellation of Promise of Future Employment by Employer" by Takuya Sazarashi.

  • Nov 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi gave a lecture titled "Introduction to Auto Insurance system" held by the Hiroshima Branch of the Nichibenren Traffic Accident Consultation Center on November 14.

  • Nov 2014

    November issue of Lawyers' Column: "Ending Online Transaction Troubles of Minors" by Atsuo Takagi.

  • Nov 2014

    “QA Style Modern Contract Practice Addendum: Car Loans Referrals and Survival of Defences” (Shin-Nihon Hoki Publishing) written by Takashi Ogawa was published.

  • Nov 2014

    November issue of Lawyers' Column: "Reading Circles for Legal Precedents" by Eiji Ishida.

  • Oct 2014

    Atsuo Takagi gave a lecture on " The Rules Regarding Electronic Trade and Trade of Information August 2014 edition: Digital Contents and the Will of Minors" at EC Network in October.

  • Oct 2014

    “The Essential Changes in The Rules Regarding Electronic Trade and Trade of Information 2014 edition” (Shin-Nihon Hoki Publishing) written by Atsuo Takagi was published.

  • Oct 2014

    "Online Shopping Site EULA", "Internet Mall Contract", "Banner Ad Contract", "Web Site Development Contract", and "Privacy Policy", written by Hirotaka Fujiwara and Yoichiro Itakura had been published in "Practical Contract Forms 2nd edition 3rd volume".

  • Oct 2014

    October issue of Lawyer’s Column by Hirotaka Kobayashi is updated.

  • Oct 2014

    October issue of Lawyers' Column: "Prohibition of Individual Instructions within Government Pension Insurance Fund Act and Reality" by Hirotaka Fujiwara..

  • Sep 2014

    September issue of Lawyers' Column: "Shorinji Kempo II" by Masaki Miki.

  • Aug 2014

    Atsuo Takagi gave a lecture on "Basic understanding of the Internet and dealing with Internet based consumer fraud" a consumer seminar held by the Daini Tokyo Bar Association on August 1.

  • Aug 2014

    "The Rules Regarding Electronic Trade and Trade of Information August 2014 edition" in which Atsuo Takagi participated in drafting has been published.

  • Aug 2014

    "Legal Consulting for Auto Accidents" (Gakuyo Shobo) in which Takuya Sazarashi participated in writing was published..

  • Aug 2014

    August issue of Lawyer's Column: "My Experience in Tanzawa" by Taketaka Nakagawa.

  • Jul 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi gave a lecture titled "Comparative Fault Rate in Accidents between Bicycles" held by the head quarters of the Tokyo Branch of Nichibenren Traffic Accident Consultation Center on July 18.

  • Jul 2014

    Atsuso Takagi gave a lecture on “Internet Consumer Issues” at the Bar Association Tama Branch.

  • Jul 2014

    Atsuso Takagi gave a lecture on “Internet Shopping Troubles and Solutions” for consumer policy administrators and consumer consultants held by Tochigi prefecture.

  • Jul 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura gave a lecture on “Outline of Personal Data Protection Law” at Meiji Gakuin University Faculty of Law on July 5.

  • Jul 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura gave a lecture on “Personal Data and Business” at the 2014 Sophia Business Law Seminar held on July 3 by Sophia University Law School.

  • Jul 2014

    July issue of Lawyer's Column: "My first feeling" by Nobunari Nakada.

  • Jun 2014

    Yoishiro Itakura gave a video lecture titled “Japan’s case in streamlining a privacy mark and legal compliance system" at the “Data Protection Conference; Beyond Opt In and Opt Out” by the Asian Legal Business (ALB) on June 17.

  • 2Jun 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura gave a lecture on “The Current Status on System Consideration Regarding Big-Data” at the Society of Socio-Informatics symposium held on June 14 and precipitated as a panelist as well.

  • Jun 2014

    “QA Style Modern Contract Practice Addendum: Statute of Limitation on the Principal Debt when the Heir Paid the Guarantee Liability Knowing that the Inheritance Took Place” (Shin-Nihon Hoki Publishing) written by Takashi Ogawa was published.

  • Jun 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi gave a lecture titled "Mental Suffering, Property Damage, and ADR" for the Japan Federation of Bar Associations e-Learning System.

  • Jun 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi gave a lecture at the "2014 Auto Accident Intake Worker Central Workshop" held by the Cabinet Office on June 10.

  • Jun 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi gave a lecture titled "Current Discussions on the Comparative Fault Rate in Accidents between Bicycles" held by Tokyo Branch of Nichibenren Traffic Accident Consultation Center on June 5.

  • Jun 2014

    June issue of Lawyer's Column: "Auctioning of Condo Unit Based on Article 59-1 of the Act on Building Unit Ownership" by Akira Tsunafuji.

  • May 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura reported on “International Issues Regarding the Re-Structuring of the System Regarding the Utilization of Personal Data” at a joint session held at May14-15 by Information Processing Society of Japan.

  • May 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura participated as a multi-stakeholder in the “The 2nd Multi-Stakeholder Meeting: The Japanese Internet and Privacy” held by the KIPIS on May 15.

  • May 2014

    May issue of Lawyer's Column: "Franchiser's accountability against Franchisers " by Kei Kusunoki.

  • Apr 2014

    Hikari Sogoh Law Offices has been listed and introduced in "A Total Guide to Business Law Offices 2014" by Shoji Homu.

  • Apr 2014

    April issue of Lawyer's Column: "Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK)" by Akira Kihara.

  • May 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi's article "latest Supreme Court decision regarding auto insurance payouts and interests" was published in issue No.32 of Auto Accident Consultation News.

  • May 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura joined a panel discussion titled "Internet and Privacy: a multiple stakeholder meeting" held by KIPIS on March 10.

  • May 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura game a lecture on "Personal Information protection and its effect on global business: Introduction of cross-border transaction regulations" at a JISA study group on March 10.

  • May 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura joined a panel discussion titled "Privacy and Data Protection" held at the IGF-Japan 3rd Genetal Meeting on March 14.

  • Mar 2014

    March issue of Lawyer’s Column ” Legal issues you may face as your business stabilizes” by Kousuke Sawada is updated.

  • Feb 2014

    “QA Style Modern Contract Practice Addendum: Validity of Guarantees Provided by Guaranty Societies Covering Bank Loans Taken Out by Antisocial Forces"(Shin-Nihon Hoki Publishing) written by Takashi Ogawa was published.

  • Feb 2014

    "Standard for Calculating Damages in Civil Traffic Accident Cases 2013" (Tokyo Branch of Nichibenren Traffic Accident Consultation Center) in which Takuya Sazarashi took part in editing was published.

  • Feb 2014

    Takuya Sazarashi’s article “Preliminary offer of hiring” was published in the February bulletin of the Iwaki Chamber of Commerce.

  • Feb 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura reported on "The Study of the Application of Act on Special Measure for Civil Procedure in Collective Restoration of the Consumer Financial Damage to the Cases on the Internet" at the EIP063 held by the IPSJ on February 21.

  • Feb 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura participated in a panel discussion titled "The changing privacy protection schemes and the Japanese industry" held at the JISA Public Policy Committee Seminar on February 14.

  • Feb 2014

    February issue of Lawyer’s Column ”Limits on ordering workers to new positions” by Takuya Sazarashi is updated.

  • Jan 2014

    Yoishiro Itakura gave a seminar titled "Systematic Issues on Uses of Personal Data" at the Kanto meeting of the Japan Association for Social and Economic Systems Studies held on January 27.

  • Jan 2014

    Yoishiro Itakura co-reported under the theme "Beyond the Fantasy of `Perfect Anonymity' " at SCIS 2014 held on January 21-24.

  • Jan 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura gave a seminar titled “Handling of Personal Information at Incorporated Administrative Agencies” at the Incorporated Administrative Agencies Personal Information Liaison Conference held on January 20.

  • Jan 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura gave a seminar titled “Diversification of Personal Data Use, Regulatory Reform and International Trends in Data Protection” and also joined a panel discussion titled “Possibilities and Reality of Big Data” at the Japan Identity & Cloud Summit 2014 held on January 14.

  • Jan 2014

    Yoichiro Itakura’s seminar “the passing of the National ID Number Act and its effect on corporate information management” held in August was published in the Association of Corporate Legal Departments Report No. 479.

  • Jan 2014

    January issue of Lawyer’s Column ”E-books” by Atsuo Takagi is updated.

  • Jan 2014

    Yuuki Takanokura will appear on NHK Radio R2 "Kiite Kikasete: Consulting for the Deaf-blind" which will be aired January 12 and January 19, 2014.