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LAWYERS

YU Zhiming

YU Zhiming

Title
Foreign Lawyer
License
Registered Foreign Lawyer
Languages
Chinese (native)/Japanese
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6434

Career Summary

August 1959
Born in Shanghai, China
July 1976
Graduated from Shanghai Number Five High School
July 1986
Received his LL.B from East China Normal University
July 1986
Worked for the Shanghai Number One Law Firm
October 1986
Passed the first P.R.C. National Bar Exam
December 1986
Registered as an attorney
1988
Came to Japan to Study
March 1994
Received his LL.B from Asia University
April 1994
Joined Getti Inc
1996-2002
Worked for Jin Mao P.R.C. Lawyers
June 2002
Joined Iwata Godo
July 2002
Entitled as a Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi (foreign registered lawyer) and registered as a member of Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association

Engaged Cases

In China, Mr. Yu provides legal advice regarding laws/regulations related to investment to China by corporations in various countries and their entering into the Chinese market and is involved in preparing contract documents and contract negotiations in varieties of commercial transactions between Japanese and Chinese companies while acting as counsel on behalf of Japanese companies in China. In accordance with the China’s join in WTO, he offers legal services to overseas companies with respect to legal issues upon investment to China and corporate reorganization within its group businesses associated with M&A or receipt of foreign capitals.

Professional Memberships

Japan China Layers Association
Japan-China Economic Association

List of Main Publications

≪Japanese≫
“Outline of the Civil Code of China” (Iwata Godo News Mail, August 2020 issue)
“Q&A on Legal Issues Concerning Contractual Force Majeure Arising from COVID-19 --- Views Expressed by the Shanghai High People’s Court” (Iwata Godo News Mail, March 2020 extra issue)
“Q&A on Issues Concerning How to Deal with the Extension of Chinese New Year Holidays and the Delayed Resumption of Businesses Due to COVID-19” (Iwata Godo News Mail, February 2020 extra issue)
“Agreement on Social Security between the Government of Japan and the Government of the People’s Republic of China” (Iwata Godo News Mail, October 2019 issue)
“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
“Roles of attorneys in securing and auditing finance”
“How to manage risks of credit cards”
“Overview of the BOT Project in China and its associated practical business of attorneys” (Kokusai Shoji Homu, Vol. 30, No. 7, 2002) (co-author)
“Provisional measures on administration of partnership corporations founded in China by overseas companies or individuals” (Journal by the Japan-China Economic Association, No. 195, 2010)
“The modestly amended Copyright Act: Amended areas and its grounds” (Journal by the Japan-China Economic Association, No. 207, 2011)
“Opinions relating to support for M&A and reorganization by conducting the registration of a merger/split of the company properly” (Journal by the Japan-China Economic Association, No. 219, 2012)
"Q&A on China Business: Amendments to the Labor Contract Act” (Japan China Association for Economy and Trade, No. 231, 2013)

Publications