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OKUSHI Kenichi

OKUSHI Kenichi

Title
Partner

Career Summary

November 1981
Born in Tokyo, Japan
March 2000
Graduated from Waseda High School
March 2004
Received his LL.B. from the Law Faculty of Sophia University
October 2006
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (59th) and registered as a Japanese attorney
October 2006
Joined Nishimura & Tokiwa Law Firm (Currently known as Nishimura & Asahi)
2009 to present
Appointed as an Adjunct Lecturer of Sophia Law School
November 2010
Joined Iwata Godo
2015-2019
Part-time lecturer at Seikei University Law School
2015-
Appointed as a member of Compliance Examination Committee of Regional Banks Association of Japan

Engaged Cases

While Mr. Okushi has been engaged mainly in dispute preventions in domestic and overseas financial transaction related fields such as liquidation/securitization and asset finance and capital markets, with his expertise in this area, he also has numerous experiences in dispute resolutions, including financial transaction disputes. His experiences also include a great number of large-scale dispute cases such as tax lawsuits, request for trial by the Fair Trade Commission and environmental lawsuits.
(Dispute Prevention)
2006- Legal review and advice (abundant experience and achievement in relation to any position: senior lenders, mezzanine lenders, asset managers, investors) on liquidation /securitization and asset finance of real estate, receivables, vessels, solar power generation facilities (renewable energy), etc.
2006- Legal review and advice on securities issue of shares/bonds, etc. by operating companies (issuer side)
2006- Legal review and advice on Financial Institution Regulatory Law (Banking Law, Insurance Business Act, Trust Business Act, Money Lending Business Act, etc.)
2006- Legal review and advice on laws related to financial transactions (Financial Instruments and Exchange Act (former Securities and Exchange Act), Act on Securitization of Assets, Act on Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations, Financial Instruments Sales Law, Trust Act, etc.)
2010- Legal review and advice on composition/modification/dissolution of syndicated loan for industrial companies (on the financial institution side)
2010- Legal review and advice on M&A transactions
Aside from the above, Mr. Okushi has given legal review and advice on Corporate Law and each of the various business acts.
(Dispute Resolution)
2009- 2010 Case of claim for unjust enrichment resulting from double assignment of credit by money lenders (trust bank side)
2010 Case of claim for damages resulting from violation of suitability rule/ accountability, etc. in relation to derivative products of financial institutions (financial institution side)
2010 Case of claim for damages resulting from violation of suitability rule/ accountability, etc. in relation to sale of knock-in investment product by financial institutions (financial institution side)
2010- Case of claim for deposit refund in relation to an unclaimed account resulting from an antisocial account holder (financial institution side)
2011- Case of claim for received credit in relation to factoring transaction (financial institution side)
2011-2013 Case of claim for damages against the director of a joint-stock company who made false entry in the company’s annual securities report, etc. (director side)
2012-2014 Case of cancellation request of fixed asset evaluation screening against the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (taxpayer side)
2012- Case of environmental lawsuit against an electric power company (electric power company side)
2013- Case of request for trial by the Fair Trade Commission
2014- Case of claim for damages resulting from insider trading (victim side)
Aside from the above, Mr. Okushi has dealt with resolution of each of the various disputes in companies.e

Message

I would like to contribute to all clients’ profits by providing quality services, and based on what I learn from such experiences I will strive to become a full-fledged and competent lawyer.

Professional Memberships

Real Estate Tech Association for Japan

List of Main Publications

≪Japanese≫
“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author and co-editor, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
“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)
“Commercial Judicial Precedent which Adds Color to the Period” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2015)
“Q&A Concerning Internet Banking” (edited, Kinzai, February 2014)
“Basic Course on Financial Instruments and Exchange Act (Regional Banks Association of Japan, November 2009) (co-author)
“Q&A Concerning Revision of the Companies Act and Practical Business” (co-author, Kinyu Houmu Jijo, Sept. 25, 2014)
“Practical Business Response Learnings from the Financial ADR Cases” (Ginko Jitsumu Vol. 42 No.10) (co-author)
“Considerations in the Countermeasures after the Recognition of Illegal Usage of Bank Account - Modeled after Judicial Decision Made on July 23, 2010” (Kinyu Houmu Jijo Vol.1937) (co-author)
“Special Edition: All About Measures for Regional Banks’ Shareholders’ Meetings” (Kinyu Houmu Jijo, No. 1919, 2011) (co-author)

Publications

  • 2019.09
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi and Adachi Makoto's commentary titled "The Japan Fair Trade Commission Requests for Public Comments on 'Guidelines Concerning Abuse of a Superior Bargaining Position under the Antimonopoly Act on the Transactions between Digital Platformer Operators and Consumers that provide Personal Information, etc. (Draft)’” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi  ADACHI Makoto 
  • 2019.08
    Publications

    Okushi Kenichi co-authored the 4th 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 the Bad Faith of the Land Seller, which is a Legal Entity, was Recognized in Consideration of the Subjective View of the Individual who had a Significant Influence on the Decision-making” with Mr. Oura Takashi, a lawyer at Legal Affairs Department of Tokyu Land Corporation, which appears in July/August 2019 issue of ARES Real Estate Securitization Journal.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2019.07
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Develops 'Practical Guidelines on Group Governance Systems'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2019.04
    Publications

    Okushi Kenichi authored the 2nd article of the series "Points for Attention to be Obtained from Judicial Precedents Regarding Practices of Real Estate/Finance Transactions" titled A Case which Allows to Claim Damages equivalent to Loss of Rent during Vacant Period and Attorney Fees based on the Legal Principle of Contractual Negligence Liability of a Real Estate Company Leasing a Whole Trust Asset Building against a Candidate Lessee with respect to Negotiations on a Fixed Term Building Lease Agreement to be made between the Real Estate Company and the Candidate Lessee” which appears in April 2019 issue of ARES Real Estate Securitization Journal.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2019.04
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Makes It Easy to Use Real Estate Cloud Funding by Clarifying Applicable Laws and Regulations: Development of Guidelines for Real Estate Cloud Funding"is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2019.02
    Publications

    Fujii Masao, Okushi Kenichi, Hazama Hiroyoshi and other lawyers represented an electric power company and the case where all claims for damage were dismissed (the judicial decision made on March 26, 2018 by the Aizuwakamatsu Branch of the Fukushima District Court) appeared in Hanrei Jiho, No.2391.

  • 2019.01
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi, Yoshihara Tomomichi, Okushi Kenichi, Matsubara Takahiro, Mori Shunsuke and other lawyers' commentary article on a judgment rendered by the Tokyo High Court on October 31, 2018 regarding a case in which they represented a real-estate company as plaintiff and claims for damages equivalent to the lost rent and attorneys’ fees were accepted based on the legal principles of negligence in concluding a contract and on the original decision rendered by the Tokyo District Court on March 29, 2018 (regarding a case where a tenant candidate was found to be liable for damages based on negligence in concluding a contract regarding its refusal of executing a contract) appears in the Kinyu Shoji Hanrei No. 1557.

  • 2018.10
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Revises the Practical Guidelines for Corporate Governance System (the CGS Guidelines)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2018.10
    Publications

    Okushi Kenichi authored an article titled "Principles for Customer-oriented Business Operations - Current Status of Initiatives and KPI" which appears as the 7th article of the series "At the Base of Laws" on page 2 of Kinyu Keizai Shimbun on October 1, 2018.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 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
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "METI Reports Progress of Study Group on Corporate Governance System (CGS)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2018.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "The Third Petty Bench of the Supreme Court Rendered a Decision that the Lessee's Assertion of Non-liability for Penalty Debt because of Absorption-type Company Split is against the Principle of Good Faith" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 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

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "JFTC Issues Warnings to Kanesue Shoji Co., Ltd. and Y Store Co., Ltd." is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2017.05
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "A Reform Bill of the Civil Code (Law of Obligations) and a Bill for the Reform of its Relevant Acts were Adopted by a Majority and Enacted at a Plenary Session of the House of Councilors" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2017.01
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Suggests Its Approach toward Enforcement of Amendment to the Building Lots and Buildings Transaction Business Act" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 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.

  • 2016.08
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "JFTC Adds Minutes of the 6th Meeting of Study Group on the Antimonopoly Act to its Website" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2016.06
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Bill Concerning Hate Speech Passed into Law at a Plenary Session of the House of Representatives" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2016.03
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Personal Information Protection Commission Modifies Part of Basic Policy on Protection of Personal Information" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2015.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled, "Specific Personal Information Protection Commission's Proposed Rules for Regulations and Notification in Relation to Leakage of Specific Personal Information," is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 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.

  • 2015.08
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "The Consumer Commission Publishes the 'Interim Report' of Expert Examination Committee of Consumer Contract Act" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2015.05
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi authored an article entitled "Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Implements Order for Measures Concerning Violation of the Act on Specified Electronic Mail" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2015.03
    Publications

    Okushi Kenichi made a report entitled “Analysis of cases regarding the change of a business year” which appears in document version of Shoji Homu No. 372.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2015.02
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Opens Web Pages Introducing Stress Check Systems" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2015.01
    Publications

    Okushi Kenichi authored an article entitled "Points to Remember for Employers regarding Stress Check Systems - Based on a Report of the Investigative Commission on Stress Check Systems under the Industrial Safety and Health Law" which appears in NBL Vol. 1042.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2014.11
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Public Comment on Proposed Revision of Guidelines for the Management of Trade Secrets" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 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.

  • 2014.08
    Shoji Homu Portal

    Okushi Kenichi's commentary titled "Tokyo Lithmatic to Become Pure Holding Company through Sole-share Transfer" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    OKUSHI Kenichi 
  • 2014.07
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi, Yoshihara Tomomichi, Okushi Kenichi, Ito Hiroki and Aoki Shinji co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.662," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2039.

  • 2014.06
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi, Ito Hiroki and Aoki Shinji co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.661," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2036.

  • 2014.05
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi, Ito Hiroki and Aoki Shinji co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.660," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2033.

  • 2014.04
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi, Ito Hiroki and Aoki Shinji co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.659," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2031.

  • 2014.03
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi and Tokumaru Daisuke co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.658," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2028.

  • 2014.03
    Publications

    16 lawyers from our office including Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi contributed to publish the book entitled “Q&A Concerning Internet Banking” that appeared on Nikkei Newspaper on March 16, 2014 and ranked fourth in their business publications.

  • 2014.02
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi and Tokumaru Daisuke co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.657," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2025.

  • 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.

  • 2014.01
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.656," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2022.

  • 2013.12
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.655," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2020.

  • 2013.11
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.654," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2015.

  • 2013.10
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.653," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2012.

  • 2013.09
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.654," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2015.

  • 2013.08
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro,Motomura Takeshi and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.651," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2007.

  • 2013.07
    Publications

    Toni Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Hirayama Kentaro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.650," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2005.

  • 2013.06
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Hirayama Centro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.649," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 2002.

  • 2013.05
    Publications

    Hirayama Kentaro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.648," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 1999.

  • 2013.04
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Hirayama Kentaro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.647," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 1997.

  • 2013.03
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Hirayama Kentaro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.646," which appears in Shoji Homu No. 1994.

  • 2013.01
    Publications

    Toji Yoshihiro, Motomura Takeshi, Hirayama Kentaro and Okushi Kenichi co-authored "Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran No.644", which appears in Shoji Homu No. 1988.

  • 2012.08
    Publications

    Sakamoto Tomoko, Okushi Kenichi, Tsukada Yuki, Aoki Shinji, Mutou Yuuki and Motomura Takeshi co-authored the article entitled "Practical business response learning from the financial ADR cases," which appears in Ginko Jitsumu Vol. 42 No.10.

  • 2012.01
    Publications

    Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi co-authored an article entitled "Considerations in the countermeasures after the recognition of illegal usage of bank account", which appears in Kinyu Houmu Jijo Vol.1937.

Lectures, Seminars and Conferences

  • 2019.08

    Okushi Kenichi and Yamada Kohei delivered a lecture titled "Impact of Revision of the Civil Code on Manufacturers' Deals and Practical Measures to be Taken: Key Points in Revising Contract Clauses and Preparing Documents which Complies with New Rules" at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi  YAMADA Kohei 

  • 2019.08

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Legal Practice for Specific Amendment on Provisions of 'Sale and Purchase Agreement for Real Estate' and ‘Sale and Purchase Agreement for Beneficiary Interest in Real Estate Trust’ Considering Enforcement of Amended Civil Code as of April 1, 2020” at the JPI Conference Square.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2019.06

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Key Points of Contracts and Dispute Resolution regarding Building Master Lease with Focus on Effects of Amended Law of Obligations" at a seminar room on the second floor of the Koami-cho Yasuda Building.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2019.04

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Amended Law of Obligations and Important Points of Building Master Lease Contracts and Dispute Resolution in Real Property Finance" at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2019.01

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Crowd Funding using Scheme of the Act on Specified Joint Real Estate Ventures - Scheme Overview and Public Comment Draft" in the 1st Workshop of Real Estate Financing Working Group hosted by Real Estate Tech Association for Japan.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2019.01

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Amended Law of Obligations and Contract Clauses for Sale/Purchase of Real Properties and Beneficial Interests in Real Property Trust - Detailed Explanation on Significance and Background of the Clauses in Light of the Amended Law of Obligations” at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2018.11

    Okushi Kenichi and Yamada Kohei delivered a lecture titled "How the Amendment of the Civil Code will Impact on Transactions with Manufacturers and the Relevant Legal Practices - Key Points in Revising Contract Provisions and Preparing Documents in accordance with the New Rules” at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi  YAMADA Kohei 

  • 2018.10

    Okushi Kenichi delivered a lecture titled "Amended Law of Obligations and Important Points of Building Master Lease Contracts and Dispute Resolution in Real Property Finance - from Contract Execution with Tenants to Their Bankruptcy" at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 2017.03

    Okushi Kenichi and Yamada Kohei delivered a lecture entitled "How the Amendment of the Civil Code will Impact on Transactions with Manufacturers and the Relevant Legal Practices" at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi  YAMADA Kohei 

  • 2017.02

    Okushi Kenichi and Oura Takashi delivered a lecture entitled "Practical Issues and Challenges in Financial Transactions and Real Property Transactions in Light of Partial Revision of the Civil Code" at a seminar room of Financial Management Forums, Inc.

    Speaker: OKUSHI Kenichi 

  • 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.

  • 2015.09

    Toji Yoshihiro, Izumi Atsushi, Okushi Kenichi and Sato Shuji, along with Professor Yukimi Ozeki and Visiting Professor Masahiro Murakami of Seikei University, delivered a series of omnibus lectures on the theme of “Corporate Legal Affairs” (15 rounds in total) at Seikei University Law School.

  • 2014.05

    Lectures entitled "Net branches/a new type of settlement/tablets - trends and important points in legal works -" by Suzuki Masato, Masamoto Yuya and Okushi Kenichi together with Daisuke Tsutsumi of NTT Data Institute of Management Consulting, Inc. and ”Forefront of eliminating antisocial forces among financial institutions - in light of examples -” by Takeshi Motomura and Masato Suzuki will be delivered, respectively, in Finance Forum 2014 (Hosted by Seminar Info Co., Ltd. at Bellesalle Kanda) on Friday, May 23, 2014.Please visit the following website http://www.finance-forum.jp/index.html for details. We regret to inform you, however the numbers of applications have already outstripped the capacity of the venue and therefore registrations for both lectures are now closed. Thank you all for your interest in these lectures.

News

  • 2019.04

    Okushi Kenichi is appointed as a Secretary of Real Estate Tech Association for Japan.

  • 2016.04

    Motomura Takeshi, Okushi Kenichi, Eiguchi Manabu and others represented a financial institution in a case at the Tottori District Court and a commentary article on its judicial decision made on March 11, 2016 (claim for damages brought by a depositor against a bar association and a financial institution resulting from disclosure of the depositor’s bank account information by the financial institution to the bar association following an inquiry made by the bar association to the financial institution in accordance with Article 23-2 of the Attorney Act) appears in Kinyu Houmu Jijo No. 2040.

  • 2016.01

    Toji Yoshihiro, Okushi Kenichi, Aoki Shinji, Kudo Ryohei and others represented a defendant financial institution in a case judged on March 5, 2015, at Tokyo High Court, where dismissal of all the claims was admitted, and judged in prior instance on September 9, 2014, at Tokyo District Court (the case decided that neither a breach of principle of suitability or a breach of accountability is recognized even if explanation about the relevant market valuation was not provided to a customer while the customer had no knowledge about market valuation calculated by financial engineering method) and a commentary article on the case appears in Kinyu Houmu Jijo No. 2032.

  • 2015.01

    Usui kouji, Oka Kaori, Okushi Kenichi, and Domon Takashi were appointed as partners of our office.

  • 2015.01

    Yoshihara Tomomichi, Okushi Kenichi, and Oura Takashi represented board members in a case at the Tokyo District Court and its commentary article on the judicial decision made on February 22 2013 (with respect to claim for damages under Financial Instruments and Exchange Act against board members of an issuing company that made a misstatement in securities report, the decision granted exemption from obligation for a part of board members as they exerted “due care” in Article 21, Paragraph 2, Item 1 of the said Act) appeared in Kinyu Homu Jijo Vol. 1976.

  • 2015.01

    Yoshihara Tomomichi, Okushi Kenichi, and Oura Takashi represented the officer of the defendant in a case at the Tokyo High Court and its commentary article on the judicial decision for dismissal of claim made by the Tokyo District Court on February 22, 2013 (Case where the officer of a company which submitted securities registration statement containing fake statement was considered that he had paid “reasonable care” described in Article 21.2.1 of Financial Instruments and Exchange Act) appeared in Hanrei Times Vol. 1406.