弁護士等紹介

LAWYERS

FUKASAWA Atsushi

FUKASAWA Atsushi

Title
Partner
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6270

Career Summary

September 1982
Born in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
March 2001
Graduated from Fuji Senior High School
March 2005
Received his LL.B. from Chuo University Faculty of Law
March 2008
Received his J.D. from Keio University Law School
December 2009
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (New 62nd)
January 2010
Joined Nozomi Sogo Attorneys at Law
April 2013
Seconded to Inspection Division at the executive bureau of the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission as a fix-term public official
April 2014
Joined Iwata Godo
2017-2019
Seconded to the Payment and Settlement Systems Department (Payment and Settlement Systems Division / FinTech Center) of the Bank of Japan.

Message

Based on the practical experience of engaging myself in Financial Instruments and Exchange Act at the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission within the Financial Services Agency, I pay close attention to trends in the market and legal revision. By further developing my professional knowledge I have gained over the years, I endeavor to commit myself to each case with a sense of speed.

List of Main Publications

“Preparation for Amendment to Civil Code: Points for Drafting Contracts” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2018)
"Important Points in Establishing the Corporate System for Insider Trading Prevention and Information Management in Light of the Judgment for Revocation of Disposition of Surcharge Payment, etc.,”(co-author Shoji Homu No. 2125)
“New Story of Shareholders' Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2017)
“Legal Practices for Executives of Financial Institutions – Their Accountabilities and Responsibilities under Japan’s Corporate Governance Code” (co-author, Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, Inc., 2016)

Publications

  • 2020.10
    Publications

    With Motomura Takashi as the representative editor & author, and Mutou Yuuki and Ikeda Minako as the editor & author, Adachi Makoto, Kudo Ryohei, Sasaki Tomoo, Hirai Hiroto, Fukasawa Atsushi, Fujita Hiroki, Fujinuma Kaori, and Fujiwara Hiroki authored the publication titled " IPO Story and the 745-Day Voyage Leading up to the Listing of a Venture Company ", which was published by Shoji Homu.

  • 2018.05
    Publications

    Wakabayashi Shigeo, Matsuda Takao and our other lawyers co-authored the publication entitled "Compliance with Amended Civil Code: Key Points to Prepare Contract Documents" which is published by ShojiHomu Co., Ltd.

  • 2017.12
    Publications

    A book co-authored by Toji Yoshihiro, Ito Hiroki and other attorneys of Iwata Godo entitled "New Story of Shareholders' Meeting" (ShojiHomu Co., Ltd., 2017) is introduced in the article "Books Useful for Corporate Legal Affairs in Food Service Industry" of Business Law Journal No.119.

  • 2017.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Toshiba Raises Approximately JPY 570 billion through Private Placement" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2017.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Efforts toward Establishing Framework for Mutual Transfer of Personal Data between Japan and the European Union" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2017.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Remarks on the Second Year after Introduction of the 'Stress Check Systems'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2017.02
    Publications

    Fukasawa Atsushi co-authored an article entitled "Important Points in Establishing the Corporate System for Insider Trading Prevention and Information Management in Light of the Judgment for Revocation of Disposition of Surcharge Payment, etc.,” which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2125.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2017.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "The Actual Situation of Long Working Hours Published by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare and Movement for Amendment of the Labor Standards Act" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2017.01
    Publications

    A book co-authored by 34 attorneys of Iwata Godo including Toji Yoshihiro, Ito Hiroki entitled "New Story of Shareholders' Meeting" is published by ShojiHomu Co., Ltd.

  • 2016.09
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "JFTC Makes a Recommendation to FamilyMart Co., Ltd. under the Subcontract Act (Prohibition of Reducing the Amount of Subcontract Proceeds)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2016.06
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Bill Concerning 'Virtual Currency' Passed into Law" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2016.03
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Cabinet Decision to Approve the 'Draft Law for Partial Amendment of the Building Lots and Buildings Transaction Business Act'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2015.12
    Publications

    Fukasawa Atsushi contributed an article entitled"Special Commentary -- Important Legal Practices in Light of Actual Cases of Cancellation of Anti-social Forces' Bank Accounts" to Kinyu Houmu Jijo No. 2031.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2015.12
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "FSA Announces Proposed Drafts for Cabinet Order for Enforcement of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, and Related Cabinet Office Ordinances Regarding Regulations on Qualified Institutional Investors” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2015.09
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Japan Pension Service's Leakage of Personal Data and Requirement for Establishing Internal Controls" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2015.07
    Publications

    Haga Ryo and Fukasawa Atsushi authored an article entitled "[Case Commentary] Concept of "Disclosure" in the Regulation on Insider Trading" which appears in Business Houmu Vol.15 No.9.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi  HAGA Ryo 
  • 2015.05
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Financial Services Agency Issued Total of Ten Payment Orders for Surcharge Regarding Insider Transactions by Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation, etc." is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2015.02
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Consumer Affairs Agency, Government of Japan Announces Information Related to Judgments, etc. Pertaining to a Demand for an Injunction under the Consumer Contract Act" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2014.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Fukasawa Atsushi's commentary titled "Intellectual Property High Court Upheld the Decision on Claim for Injunction on "Book Scanning Service"" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    FUKASAWA Atsushi 
  • 2014.09
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Izumi Atsushi, Okushi Kenichi, Kashiwagi Kensuke, Eiguchi Manabu, Ito Hiroki, Matsuda Takao, Aoki Shinji, Mutou Yuuki, Fukasawa Atsushi, Tomita Yusuke, Sakamoto Masafumi, Kudo Ryohei, Beppu Fumiya and Karasawa Akira co-authored an article entitled "Special Feature: The Companies Act as Amended and Questions and Answers of Relevant Business Practices – Revisions Concerning Merger and Acquisition" which appears in Kinyu Houmu Jijo No. 2002.

Lectures, Seminars and Conferences

  • 2016.02

    Fukasawa Atsushi delivered a lecture entitled "Key Points to Consider When Putting in Place Internal Regulations and Systems to Prevent Insider Trading in Light of the Regulations on Information Sharing" at a seminar room of Pronexus Inc.

    Speaker: FUKASAWA Atsushi 

  • 2015.01

    Fukasawa Atsushi delivered a lecture entitled "Key Points to Development of Company Regulations/ Information Management System for Prevention of Insider Trading" at a seminar room of PRONEXUS INC.

    Speaker: FUKASAWA Atsushi 

  • 2014.09

    Fukasawa Atsushi delivered a lecture entitled "Development of Company Regulations/ Information Management System for Prevention of Insider Trading" at a seminar room of PRONEXUS INC.

    Speaker: FUKASAWA Atsushi 

  • 2014.07

    Fukasawa Atsushi delivered a lecture entitled "Practical business of developing company structure (with a main focus on company regulations) in light of the insider trading regulations" at a seminar room of FN Holding.

    Speaker: FUKASAWA Atsushi 

  • 2014.05

    Fukasawa Atsushi delivered a lecture entitled "Development of company regulations, etc. in light of the revised insider trading regulations " at a seminar room of PRONEXUS INC.

    Speaker: FUKASAWA Atsushi 

News

  • 2021.01

    Fukasawa Atsushi, Iida Hiroshi, Mori Shunsuke and Hamasaki Yuki were appointed Partners.

  • 2019.12

    Fukasawa Atsushi has returned to Iwata Godo upon completion of his service at the Payment and Settlement Systems Department of the Bank of Japan.

  • 2014.04

    We welcomed new attorneys, Matsuda Takao and Fukasawa Atsushi.