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LAWYERS

IIDA Hiroshi

IIDA Hiroshi

Title
Associate
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-7049
E-mail address
hiroshi.iida@iwatagodo.com

Career Summary

April 1979
Born in Tokyo, Japan
March 1998
Graduated from Musashi High School
March 2003
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
March 2006
Received his LL.M. from the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics (School of Legal and Political Studies)
March 2009
Received his J.D. from the University of Tokyo School of Law
December 2010
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (New 63rd)
December 2010
Registered as a Japanese attorney
2011-2014
Worked for Atsumi & Sakai
2014-2016
Worked for Insurance System Planning Office, Planning Division, Planning and Coordination Bureau, Financial Services Agency
July 2016
Joined Iwata

Engaged Cases

・Providing legal services on structured finance for real estate, renewable energy and debt, etc.) and other financial transactions;
・Providing legal advice on financial regulatory laws such as the Banking Act, the Insurance Business Act and the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act;
・Handling various fund related businesses (e.g. notification of foreign investment corporations);
・Handling corporate legal affairs in general such as preparing and reviewing various contracts, providing legal advice and handling litigation and disputes
While Mr. Iida worked for the Insurance System Planning Office, Planning Division, Planning and Coordination Bureau of the Financial Services Agency, he not only was in charge of planning and drafting the Cabinet Order and Cabinet Office Ordinance for the Insurance Business Act Amended in 2014, the Cabinet Order and Cabinet Office Ordinance for the Companies Act Amended in 2014, the Amendment of the Civil Code (Law of Obligations) and No-Action Letter System (Judgment whether the business operation of a company falls under the Insurance Business set forth in the Insurance Business Act and the company is required to be licensed as an insurance company) but also engaged in activities related to the over-the-counter insurance sales by banks, small-amount short-term insurance providers and regulatory reform, and accordingly, he has a comprehensive knowledge of the Insurance Business Act.
In addition, Mr. Iida was in charge of planning laws and regulations related to the Deposit Insurance Act and responding to the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), and accordingly, he is also familiar with laws and regulations on bankruptcy procedures of financial institutions and insurance companies, including Single Point of Entry (SPE)

Message

I have devoted myself to studying financial transaction law and financial regulation law. I will offer legal services with swiftness and accuracy that precisely meet clients’ needs, paying attention to changes in politics and economy as well as laws and regulations.

List of Main Publications

・“Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations – Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice” (co-author, Banking Education Co. Ltd., 2018)
・“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author and co-editor, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
・"The 'Act on Promotion of Generating Renewable Energy Harmonized with Healthy Development of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery' and what it means for the solar power industry" (co-author, NBL No. 1023 (April 15, 2014))

Publications

  • 2018.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "The Ministry of Justice Publishes 'Special Measures Act on Smoothing the Use of Owner Unknown Land'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2018.11
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi and Iida Hiroshi co-authored an article titled "Prescription / Limitation of Period and Management of Continuing Contract - In Light of Amended Law of Obligations -" which appears in Business Law Journal No. 129.

    Author:
    MOTOMURA Takeshi  IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2018.09
    Publications

    A book authored by our lawyers entitled "Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations - Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice" (recommended by Hosomizo Kiyoshi, special advisor of Iwata Godo and former Commissioner of the Financial Services Agency) is published by Banking Education Co. Ltd.

  • 2018.07
    Publications

    A book authored by our lawyers entitled "Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period" is published by Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.

  • 2018.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "JBA Posted Example Provisions of API Subscription Agreement Proposed based on the Banking Act (Provisional as of July 2018) on its Website" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2018.03
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "Cabinet Decision on the 'Bill for the Act of Partial Revision of the Unfair Competition Prevention Act, etc.'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2018.02
    Publications

    Suzuki Masato, Kakuno Shu and Iida Hiroshi authored an article entitled "Financial crime in Japan: overview" which appears in Thomson Reuters' Practical Law.

  • 2017.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "The Second Petty Bench of the Supreme Court Rendered a Decision that a Local Public Entity Falls under the Holder of a Document which is Managed by the Entity When the Document is Subject to Order to Submit Document whose Addressee is the Entity” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2017.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "FSA Announces Current Status of Specific Initiatives Concerned with the 'Reexamination of Financial Administration'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2017.06
    Publications

    A book by our office entitled "Q&A Regarding Amendments to the Civil Code Having Influence on Financial Business Practice -Law of Obligations, Handling of Deposits and Guarantee Business Will be Changed-" (recommended by Hosomizo Kiyoshi, special advisor of Iwata Godo and former Commissioner of the Financial Services Agency) is published by Banking Education Co. Ltd.

  • 2017.03
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "The Third Petty Bench of the Supreme Court Rendered a Decision that a Private Company may Appoint Representative Directors by Resolution of the Shareholders' Meeting pursuant to the Provisions of its Articles of Incorporation” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2016.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "The House of Councilors Passed Bill for Technical Intern Training Program and Bill for Partial Amendment to the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act into law in a Plenary Session" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

  • 2016.09
    Publications

    Iida Hiroshi authored an article entitled “Commentary on Amendment of Cabinet Office Ordinance Related to the Insurance Business Act Amended in 2014 (Limited to the Provisions to be Enforced within Two Years) (3)” which appears in NBL Vol. 1081.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2016.08
    Publications

    Iida Hiroshi authored an article entitled “Commentary on Amendment of Cabinet Office Ordinance Related to the Insurance Business Act Amended in 2014 (Limited to the Provisions to be Enforced within Two Years) (2)” which appears in NBL Vol. 1080.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2016.08
    Publications

    Iida Hiroshi authored an article entitled “Commentary on Amendment of Cabinet Office Ordinance Related to the Insurance Business Act Amended in 2014 (Limited to the Provisions to be Enforced within Two Years) (1)” which appears in NBL Vol. 1079.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2016.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "Financial Services Agency Publishes the Minutes of Follow-up Meeting on Stewardship Code and Corporate Governance Code" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 

News

  • 2016.07

    We welcomed new attorneys, Matsubara Takahiro and Iida Hiroshi.