News

2017

  • 2017.12

    We welcomed new attorneys, Miura Takashi and Fukastu Haruno.

  • 2017.11

    Matsuda Akira resumed his work at Iwata Godo upon completion of his service at a law firm in Singapore.

  • 2017.11

    Matsuda Akira returned to Japan and resumed his work at Iwata Godo upon completion of his service at a law firm in Singapore.

  • 2017.11

    Sato Shuji's comment was introduced in the article titled "Transfer Pricing Taxation - National Tax Agency Steers Toward Communication Strategy, While Businesses Remain Skeptical" in the morning edition of the Nikkei newspaper on November 27, 2017.

  • 2017.10

    We welcomed a new attorney, Kakuno Shu.

  • 2017.09

    Matsuda Akira authored an article entitled "Latest Trend in Practice of the U.S. Antitrust Law - Non-poaching Agreement and Exchange of Salary or Other Information between Companies Fall under Violation of the U.S. Antitrust Law -" which was delivered to our clients as September 2017 issue of Iwata Godo News Mail.

  • 2017.09
  • 2017.09

    We welcomed a new attorney, Saito Hiroki.

  • 2017.07

    Mutou Yuuki resumed his work at Iwata Godo upon completion of his service at Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau.

  • 2017.07

    Matsuda Akira authored an article entitled "EU Commission Imposes the Biggest Antitrust Fine on the Internet Search Engine Operator - What Type of Practice Was Found Illegal under the EU Competition Law?," which was delivered to our clients as June 2017 extra issue of Iwata Godo News Mail.

  • 2017.07

    Matsuda Akira's comment was introduced in the article of the Nikkei.

    The comments of Matsuda Akira and Lim Chong Kin who is an attorney of Drew & Napier LLC, a law firm in Singapore to which Matsuda Akira is seconded were introduced in the article titled "Personal Data Protection in the World (II) - Regulations Tightened in Asia As Well" on the page 15 of the morning edition of the Nikkei dated July 3, 2017.

  • 2017.04

    Sato Takaki resumed his work at Iwata Godo upon completion of his study in the United States and training at a law firm in Malaysia.

  • 2017.04

    Matsuda Akira's comment was introduced in the article of the Nikkei.

    Matsuda Akira's comment was introduced in the article titled "EU's Antitrust Authorities Increase Scrutiny over E-commerce Business Practices - Shifting Focus in Detection of Antitrust Cases from Cartels" on the page 13 of the morning edition of the Nikkei dated April 17, 2017.

  • 2017.04

    We welcomed a new attorney, Hirai Futoshi.

  • 2017.03

    Matsuda Akira, Sato Takaki and Landry Guesdon authored an English article entitled "Overview of the Revised Personal Information Protection Act of Japan and Its Main Impact on Foreign Groups," which was delivered to our clients as March 2017 extra issue of Iwata Godo News Mail.

  • 2017.02

    Matsuda Akira and Sato Takaki co-authored an article entitled "EU Commission Launches Investigations into E-Commerce Sector for Any Anti-Competitive Activities," which was distributed to our clients as an extra issue of Iwata Godo News Mail.

  • 2017.01

    Fujiwara Hiroki and Landry Guesdon co-authored an article in English entitled "Employment and employee benefits in Japan" regarding such themes as employment system, employee benefits and employee personal data protection, which is available in Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law.

  • 2017.01

    Matsuda Takao was appointed as a partner of our office.