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SAITO Hiroki

SAITO Hiroki

Title
Associate
Languages
English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6232
E-mail address
hiroki.saito@iwatagodo.com

Career Summary

August 1987
Born in Kanagawa Prefecture, 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
January 2014
Joined STW & Partners
September 2017
Joined Iwata Godo

Engaged Cases

Mr. Saito has been engaged in IT-related cases as well as general corporate legal services, litigation/dispute resolution and crisis management.
The main legal services he provides for IT-related cases are as follows.

1. Cases related to systems and software
・ Providing advice, drafting contracts and handling dispute resolution regarding system development, system operation and system maintenance
・ Providing legal advice and drafting contracts regarding software license (including OSS license)
・ Providing advice and drafting contracts regarding cloud services
・ Providing advice and drafting contracts regarding development of systems using AI technology

2. Cases related to digital forensic
・ Providing advice on digital forensics analysis performed for various investigations (i.e. accounting malpractice and information leakage), collaborating with digital forensics companies
・ Providing advice on using the results of digital forensics analysis in trial

3. Cases related to information leakage (taking-out or divulging)
・ Providing advice on customer relations
・ Handling criminal cases (filing criminal complaints, cooperating in investigations, comprehending the extent of damage based on investigations, etc.)
・ Providing advice and dispute resolution regarding the pursuit of liabilities to the executives and employees and the IT vendors that caused the leakage

Message

I will faithfully tackle with each issue and always seek further efforts and ideas, aiming to be helpful for clients and responsive to their requirements.

List of Main Publications

“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period [Intellectual Property Law] ” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
“Roles of Auditors, etc. for Corporate Scandals: Detective Controls and Response to Investigation, etc. - the 6th article of the series “Introduction Course for Newly Appointed Auditors: Authority, Responsibility, and Response for Misconduct” (co-author, December 2018 issue of a monthly magazine, Gekkan Kansayaku)
“Laws and Regulations that Auditors, etc. must be familiar with” - the 1st article of the series “[New Series] Introduction Course for Newly Appointed Auditors: Authority, Responsibility, and Response for Misconduct” (co-author, July 2018 issue of a monthly magazine, Gekkan Kansayaku)

Publications

News

  • 2017.09

    We welcomed a new attorney, Saito Hiroki.