弁護士等紹介

LAWYERS

KASHIWAGI Kensuke

KASHIWAGI Kensuke

Title
Partner
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6430
E-mail address
kkashiwagi@iwatagodo.com

Career Summary

April 1981
Born in Tokyo, Japan
March 2000
Graduated from Todaijigakuen Senior High School
March 2005
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
October 2007
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan(Old 60th)and registered as a Japanese attorney
October 2007
Joined Nishimura & Asahi LPC
October 2012
Joined Iwata Godo

Engaged Cases

- Finance-related services
Providing legal advice on structured finance including real estate securitization or fund formation
- Regulation-related services
Providing legal advice on financial regulatory laws such as Banking Act and Financial Instruments and Exchange Act to financial institutions and financial instruments business operators.
Providing legal advice on other regulations including Pharmaceutical Affairs Law and Telecommunications Business Act, etc.
- Providing advice on introduction and operation, etc. of take-over defense measures
- General corporate legal services
Preparing and reviewing various contract documents (e.g. financial transaction-related or real estate transaction-related contracts).
Handling of lawsuits (e.g. lawsuits related to real estate or sale of financial instruments).
Providing legal advice to listed companies (e.g. providing advice on various corporate actions or on support for shareholders’ meetings).

Message

I have dealt with various cases, particularly in the finance area. I would like to utilize my experience and further broaden my view by acquiring more professional expertise. To meet customers’ needs to the maximum extent possible, I would like to work on each case in a sincere manner.

List of Main Publications

≪Japanese≫
・“Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations – Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice” (co-author and co-editor, Banking Education Co. Ltd., 2018)
・“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
・“New Story of Shareholders' Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2017)
・“Presumed Q/As for CFO” (Co-authored, Junkan Keiri Jouhou No. 1344, 2013)
・“Analysis on the investment advisory business in light of Abraham Private Bank case, etc.” (Co-authored, Shoji Homu No. 2019, 2013)

Publications

  • 2019.10
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke and Sasaki Tomoo authored the 5th article of the series "Points for Attention to be Obtained from Judicial Precedents Regarding Practices of Real Estate/Finance Transactions" titled “A Case in which, regarding the sale and purchase of a building with the land lease right, the seller was exempted from the obligation to obtain prior approval from the landlord for the issuance of the funding approval document (Decision of the Tokyo District Court, Civil Division 12 on July 4, 2018)” which appears in Vol.51 of ARES Real Estate Securitization Journal.

  • 2019.10
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke authored an article entitled "Final Check: Guarantee System and Legal Practices under the Amended Civil Code" which appears in the October 2019 issue of Ginko Jitsumu.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2019.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "The Financial Law Board Applies the Money Lending Business Act to Loan-Type Cloud Funding" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2019.05
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Publishes the Practical Guidelines for Group Governance Systems (Draft) after Holding the 16th Meeting of the 2nd-Term Corporate Governance System (CGS) Study Group" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2019.02
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke authored the 1st article of the series "Points for Attention to be Obtained from Judicial Precedents Regarding Practices of Real Estate/Finance Transactions" titled "Claims for Penalty Receivables made against a Split Company under the the Lease Agreement in case of a Successor Company’s Succession to the Status of the Split Company as Lessee under Lease Agreement due to Absorption-type Split (Decision of the Third Petty Bench of the Supreme Court on December 19, 2017)” which appears in February 2019 issue of ARES Real Estate Securitization Journal.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2019.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "METI, JFTC and MIC formulate a policy paper titled 'Fundamental Principles for Rule Making to Address the Rise of Platform Businesses.'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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.

  • 2018.08
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Olympus Settled the Lawsuit for Damages" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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.

  • 2018.05
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke authored an article entitled "Agreement and Indication of Standard Terms and Conditions - Requirements of Incorporation, Applicability of Unfair Terms and Conditions, and Obligation of Indication" which appears in July 2018 issue of Busi

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  • 2018.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "The Ministry of Justice Updates 'Announcement on the Act for Partial Revision of the Civil Code (the Revision of Law of Obligations) (also Publishes the Related Leaflet and Brochures)'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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.

  • 2017.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "FSA Publishes Information Concerning Virtual Currency" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2017.06
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke and Sato Shuji authored articles of a special feature entitled "Three Major Points of Revision of the Civil Code that Banking Office Staff Need to Know" which appears in July 2017 issue of Ginkou Jitsumu.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke  SATO Shuji 
  • 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.

  • 2017.05
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Olympus Appeals against Partial Dismissal of Claim for Damages against Former Directors" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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.

  • 2017.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "The Judgment of the Grand Bench of the Supreme Court (Terada Itsuro, Chief Justice) Clarifies that Jointly Inherited Deposit Claims and Savings Claims are Subject to the Division of Estate” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2016.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Japanese Bankers Association, Comment on an Interim Proposal for the Amendment of the Companies Act (Regarding Inheritance)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2016.08
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke and Hazama Hiroyoshi authored an article entitled “How to Prepare Documents Designed to Facilitate Business-to-Business Transactions,” which appears in Business Law Journal No. 103.

  • 2016.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Decision at the Supreme Court of Japan, the First Petty Bench (Presiding Judge, Otani Naoto), a Case Where an Authorized Judicial Scrivener Requested Debt Workout Is Not Entitled to Represent at Out-of-court Settlement” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2016.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Meiji Co., Ltd. Publishes Announcement about Petition for Order of Provisional Disposition" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2016.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Tokyo Stock Exchange Announces Decision on Transitioning to 100-share Trading Units" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2015.11
    Publications

    A book by our office entitled "Commercial Judicial Precedent which Adds Color to the Period" (supervised by Kanda Hideki, Professor at the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, and recommended by Tsuda Hiroki , Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Japan Exchange Group, Inc.) is published by Shoji Homu Co., Ltd.

  • 2015.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "FSA held the 1st Follow-up Council meeting Concerning the Stewardship Code and the Corporate Governance Code" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2015.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "JFTC Announces 'Consultation Cases (2014) related to Antimonopoly Act'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2015.03
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Japan Federation of Bar Associations (JFBA) Announces Revised Edition of "Guidelines for Outside Directors" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2015.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Cabinet Office, Government of Japan Announces Guideline and Q&A on How to Handle Specific Personal Information (including 'my number', etc.) for Business Operators" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2014.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "The Japan Corporate Auditors Association Announces Survey Results on Adopting Situation of the English Translation for 'Kansayaku'" is available on the Shoji Home Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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

    Kashiwagi Kensuke's commentary titled "Amendment of Act on Facilitation of Reconstruction of Condominiums" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 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.

  • 2013.12
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke and Oura Takashi co-authored "Analysis on the investment advisory business in light of Abraham Private Bank case, etc.," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2019.

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    KASHIWAGI Kensuke 
  • 2013.04
    Publications

    Kashiwagi Kensuke and Tomita Yusuke co-authored an article entitled "Presumed Q/As for CFO - Exchange rate fluctuations and change in trading unit," which appears in Keiri Jouhou No. 1344.

Lectures, Seminars and Conferences

  • 2016.04

    Okushi Kenichi and Kashiwagi Kensuke will deliver a lecture entitled "Case Studies and Appropriate Measures to Deal with Real Property Transactions and Real Property Finance - In Light of Revision to Civil Code and Other Applicable Laws" at a seminar room of the headquarters of Financial Management Forums, Inc. on May 25, 2016.

News

  • 2019.01

    Fujiwara Hiroki, Matsuda Akira, Tokumaru Daisuke and Tomita Yusuke were appointed as partners of our office.

  • 2018.01

    Sato Shuji, Aoki Shinji and Muto Yuuki were appointed as partners of our office.

  • 2016.01

    Kashiwagi Kensuke, Eiguchi Manabu and Ito Hiroki were appointed as partners of our office.

  • 2012.10

    We welcome new attorneys, Kashiwagi Kensuke and Sato Takaki .