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KARASAWA Akira

KARASAWA Akira

Title
Associate
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6238
E-mail address
akarasawa@iwatagodo.com

Career Summary

June 1987
Born in Yokohama City, Japan
March 2006
Graduated from Eiko Gakuen Senior High School
March 2010
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
March 2012
Received his J.D. from the University of Tokyo School of Law
December 2013
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (66th)
December 2013
Registered as a Japanese attorney and Joined Iwata Godo

Message

I will strive to gain credibility from clients by learning steadily one step at a time from various cases.

List of Main Publications

“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period [Intellectual Property Law] ” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
“New Story of Shareholders' Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2017)
“Useful for Practical Business– Legal Mind Required for Tax Affairs” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.2016)

Publications

  • 2019.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "The Supreme Court Judges There Is No Benefit in Filing the Action that Claims Confirmation of Obligation to Provide Information based on the Request for Information made to the Relevant Bar Association" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2018.11
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi supervised and Ito Hiroki and Saito Hiroki authored the 6th (last) article of the series "Introduction Course for Newly Appointed Auditors: Authority, Responsibility, and Response for Misconduct" titled "Roles of Auditors, etc.for Corporate Scandals: Detective Controls and Response to Investigation, etc.” which appears in the December 2018 issue of a monthly magazine, Gekkan Kansayaku.

    Author:
    ITO Hiroki  KARASAWA Akira 
    Supervising editor:
    MOTOMURA Takeshi 
  • 2018.10
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi supervised and Ito Hiroki and Karasawa Akira authored the 4th article of the series "Introduction Course for Newly Appointed Auditors: Authority, Responsibility, and Response for Misconduct” titled “Board of Auditors and Shareholders’ Meeting: Roles which Auditors, etc. should Fulfill for Shareholders” which appears in the October 2018 issue of a monthly magazine, Gekkan Kansayaku.

    Author:
    ITO Hiroki  KARASAWA Akira 
    Supervising editor:
    MOTOMURA Takeshi 
  • 2018.09
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi supervised and Ito Hiroki and Karasawa Akira authored the 3rd article of the series "Introduction Course for Newly Appointed Auditors: Authority, Responsibility, and Response for Misconduct" titled "Board of Auditors and Board of Directors: Important Roles of Auditors, etc. independent of Execution of Operation” which appears in September 2018 issue of a monthly magazine, Gekkan Kansayaku.

    Author:
    ITO Hiroki  KARASAWA Akira 
    Supervising editor:
    MOTOMURA Takeshi 
  • 2018.08
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Japan Audit & Supervisory Board Members Association Publishes the Revised 'Operational Guidelines on Cooperation with Accounting Auditors'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 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.

  • 2018.06
    Publications

    Tago Shinya, Landry Guesdon and Karasawa Akira co-authored "Product Liability 2018: Japan" which is available on "International Comparative Legal Guides".

  • 2018.06
    Publications

    Tago Shinya and Karasawa Akira co-authored an article entitled "Regarding ITC Investigations under Section 337 of the U.S. Tariff Act - As an Alternative to Lawsuit for Protection of Intellectual Property Rights -" which appears in NBL Vol.1123.

    Author:
    TAGO Shinya  KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2018.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "'Personal Information Protection Commission Partially Changes a Report Form about Occurrence of Leakage, etc. of Specific Personal Information" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2018.02
    Publications

    Tago Shinya, Landry Guesdon, Kakuno Shu and Karasawa Akira co-authored an article entitled "Distribution country questions: Japan" which appears in Thomson Reuters' Practical Law.

  • 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
    Publications

    Sato Shuji and Karasawa Akira authored an article entitled "Case Where Monies Paid by a Parent Company to its Subsidiary Concerning Software Transactions Do not Fall under Contribution" which appears in December 2017 issue (Vol.65/No.13) of Zeimu Kouhou.

    Author:
    SATO Shuji  KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2017.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Releases 'Comprehensive Measures for IoT Security'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2017.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "METI Develops 'Guidelines for Credit Card Merchant Agreement'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2017.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "METI Develops Guidelines for Business Practices Concerning Corporate Governance System (CGS Guidelines) on March 31st, 2017" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 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.

  • 2016.11
    Publications

    Sato Shuji, as an editor and co-author, and Hamasaki Yuki, Karasawa Akira and Konishi Takao, as co-authors, contributed to the book entitled "Useful for Practical Business- Legal Mind Required for Tax Affairs," published by Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.

  • 2016.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "International Initiatives for Personal Data Protection (Personal Information Protection Commission Announces Its Decision 'Concerning the International Efforts' on November 8, 2016)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

  • 2016.10
    Publications

    Izumi Atsushi and Karasawa Akira authored an article entitled "Getting the Deal Through - Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2017 - Japan," which appears in Law Business Research.

    Author:
    IZUMI Atsushi  KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2016.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "METI Announces Formulation of IoT Security Guidelines" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2016.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "The Supreme Court Announces the Result of the Survey on Inappropriate Treatment of Postage Stamps at Courts" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2016.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Personal Information Protection Commission Updates Notification about Measures to be Taken on Occurrence of Accidents of Specific Personal Information Leakage, etc." is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2015.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Cabinet Secretariat Announces 'Summary of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) (Provisional Version)'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2015.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "The Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry Publicly Announces Handling of My Number System by Companies " is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2015.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "JFTC Announces 'Current Status of Foreign Competition Law Compliance in Japanese Companies'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2015.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Cabinet Office Announces Report Issued by the Advisory Panel on Administrative Investigation Procedures under the Anti-Monopoly Act" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2014.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Judgment of the Supreme Court of Japan, 1st Petty Bench, September 25, 2014 (Res Judicata of the Final Decision on a Case Seeking the Increase and Decrease in the Rent)" is available on the Shoji Home Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2014.09
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Izumi Atsushi, Usui Kouji, Okushi Kenichi, Kashiwagi Kensuke, Eiguchi Manabu, Ito Hiroki, Matsuda Takao, Aoki Shinji, Kato Mayumi, Mutou Yuuki, Onimaru Nozomi, Fukasawa Atsushi, Arata Ryusuke, Tomita Yusuke, Sato Takaki, 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.

  • 2014.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Karasawa Akira's commentary titled "Fair Trade Commission Issues Recommendation to Himaraya and Others for Actions in Breach of Subcontract Act (June 27)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2014.04
    Publications

    Landry Guesdon, Domon Takashi, and Karasawa Akira authored an article entitled "The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Project Finance(2014 edition)" which appears in International Comparative Legal Guide published by Global Legal Group.

    Author:
    Landry GUESDON  KARASAWA Akira 
  • 2014.02
    Publications

    16 lawyers at our office including Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi contributed to the publication entitled "Q&A concerning Internet banking" published by Kinzai.

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