Non-Profit Corporation,
Public Corporation and Pro Bono (Publico)

Non-Profit Corporation, Public Corporation and Pro Bono (Publico)

Iwata Godo provides legal services including comprehensive legal advises on various matters and representation in legal procedures to such clients of non-profit and/or public nature as governmental organizations, non-profit corporations such as local governments, educational corporations, associations, federations of industry organizations as well as public corporations for whom special consideration may be required due to the nature mentioned above.

As the Act on General Incorporated Associations and General Incorporated Foundations came into force recently, we have seen increase in cases where we provide legal advice on establishment and management of general incorporated associations and on switchover thereto as well as more cases of M&A of non-profit corporations such as educational corporations. Drawing upon our experiences in corporate legal service in general and M&A in addition to our experiences of being commissioned by these non-profit or public corporations, Iwata Godo offers comprehensive legal services to these clients as well.

The attorneys at Iwata Godo are taking part in various activities of the bar association through appointments to offices in the bar association, instructors at the legal apprenticeship institute and participation to activities of the bar association including the committee related activities as well as taking part in various pro bono activities through appointments to offices in non-profit corporations and professors of practice at law schools.

Publications Related to Non-Profit Corporation,
Public Corporation and Pro Bono (Publico)

  • 2017.10

    Kokawa Tomoya's commentary titled "Tokyo Bar Association Publishes Its Chairperson's Statement on Disciplinary Action Imposed on Adire Legal Professional Corporation" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
  • 2017.10

    Iida Hiroshi's commentary titled "The Second Petty Bench of the Supreme Court Rendered a Decision that a Local Public Entity Falls under the Holder of a Document which is Managed by the Entity When the Document is Subject to Order to Submit Document whose Addressee is the Entity” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.

    Author:
    IIDA Hiroshi 
  • 2016.10

    Suzuki Masato authored an article entitled "Financial Law Frontier - Study of Financial Transactions with Nonprofit Corporations" which appears in Kinyu Houmu Jijo No. 2052.

    Author:
    SUZUKI Masato 

News Related to Non-Profit Corporation,
Public Corporation and Pro Bono (Publico)

  • 2015.04

    Motomura Takeshi assumed position as a lecturer in the area of civil affairs at the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court.

  • 2012.05

    Toji Yoshihiro was delegated as a member of the Committee of Monitoring on Promoting Proper Contracting of the Ministry of the Environment.(He has been delegated since 2007.)

  • 2012.04

    We welcome a new attorney, Yoshimura Hisako for her gaining practical experience under the Act on Treatment of Work Experience for Assistant Judges and Public Prosecutors Temporarily Practicing as Attorneys.

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