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YAMADA Kohei

YAMADA Kohei

Title
Associate
Languages
Japanese (native)/English

Career Summary

August 1988
Born in Mie Prefecture, Japan
March 2007
Graduated from Takada Senior High School
March 2011
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
March 2013
Received his J.D. from the University of Tokyo School of Law
December 2014
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (67th)
December 2014
Registered as a Japanese attorney and joined Iwata Godo

Engaged Cases

・M&A transactions (merger, company split, exchange of shares, business transfer, share transfer, tender offer, joint venture, venture capital investment, shareholders’ agreement, capital and business alliance, etc.)
・Response to general meeting of shareholders (including responses to shareholders' proposals and to contention cases of management right, in addition to ordinary general meeting of shareholders)
・Providing legal advice on the Companies Act, the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, etc.
・Providing legal advice on corporate governance and internal control system
・Dealing with litigation, non-contentious cases, provisional disposition, and other disputes (claims for damages relating to transactions between corporations/pursuance of contractual liability, debt collection, securities litigation, petition for determination of share purchase price, petition for permission of convocation of shareholders meeting, provisional disposition prohibiting to hold general meeting of shareholders, etc.)

Message

I will endeavor myself to provide better legal services for every client by addressing each case sincerely.

List of Main Publications

・“Points to be Noted in Dealing with Shareholders’ Meetings Based on the Amended Companies Act (II)” (co-author, No. 443 issue (February 2021 issue) of Shoji Homu)
・“The GDR Insight Handbook 2021- Data Privacy” (co-author Law Business Research 2020)
・“Shin Shoji Hanrei Binran” (co-author, Shoji Homu No. 2220 issue., 2020)
・“Japan: Product Liability Laws and Regulations”(co-author, The International Comparative Legal Guide , 2020)
・“Practices of the New Civil Code and the Companies Act” (co-author, No. 433 issue (April 2020 issue) of Shoji Homu, 2020)
・“The GDR Insight Handbook 2020- Data Privacy”(co-author, Law Business Research,2019)
・“Examples of Q&A Expected at Shareholders' Meeting” (in featured articles "Practical Measures to be Taken for 2019 Shareholders' Meeting (6)”) (co-author, Shoji Homu Co., Ltd., 2019)
・“Index of Judicial Precedents for Shareholder’s Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Homu Co., Ltd., 2019)
・“Important Points in Acquiring Shares of a Share Certificate-Issuing Company that does not Issue a Share-Certificate - Based on Case Studies of Business Succession” (co-author, September issue of Business Law Journal, 2018)
・“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd., 2018)
・“Preparation for Amendment to Civil Code: Points for Drafting Contracts” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2018)
・“New Story of Shareholders' Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2017)

Publications

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 

  • 2019.02

    Ito Hiroki, Kakuno Shu, Mori Shunsuke and Yamada Kohei delivered a lecture titled "Commentary on the Guidelines for Corporate Law Review (regarding Corporate Governance, etc.)" at Marunouchi Hall & Conference Square.

  • 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 

  • 2018.03

    Ito Hiroki, Kakuno Shu, Mori Shunsuke and Yamada Kohei jointly delivered a lecture entitled "Seminar on Interim Proposal Concerning the Revision of Corporate Law System (Related to Corporate Governance, etc.)" at Iwata Godo.

  • 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 

News

  • 2014.12

    We welcomed a new attorney, Yamada Kohei.