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Japan: Antitrust and competition law

Within International firms and joint ventures, O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho is a third tier firm,

At O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho, head of the firm’s Tokyo dispute resolution group Scott Nonaka is also the key partner for antitrust and competition matters.

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Japan: Corporate and M&A

Within International firms and joint ventures, tier 4

At O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho, Yoji Maeda and counsel Scott Sugino provide M&A advice. Clients are ‘impressed with the firm’. In the period under review, the firm represented Beach Point Capital Management, a minority shareholder of Jupiter Telecommunication, in its opposition to the squeeze-out tender offer by Sumitomo Corporation and KDDI Corporation. Former head of the M&A department Mangyo Kinoshita left the firm to join White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association).

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Japan: Dispute resolution

Within International firms and joint ventures, O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho is a third tier firm,

O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho’s ‘response is always timely and beyond our expectation’. The firm handles Japanese domestic litigation, international litigation and arbitration and criminal investigations. The firm is representing Japanese and international consumer finance companies in the nation-wide kabarai (overpayment interest refund in consumer financing) litigation cases. Yoji Maeda and Scott Nonaka, who is recommended for his ‘acumen, tactics in litigation, procedural knowledge and experience’, co-head the litigation department.

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Japan: Intellectual property

Within International firms and joint ventures, tier 4

O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho handles both contentious and non-contentious IP matters. Mangyo Kinoshita has left the firm to join White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association). Counsel Scott Sugino is now the key IP contact at the firm’s Tokyo office.

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Japan: Labour and employment

Within International firms and joint ventures, O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho is a second tier firm,

O'Melveny & Myers Gaikokuho Kyodojigyo Horitsujimusho is representing a US technology company with regard to the business restructuring and termination of employees in its operations in Japan. Yoji Maeda has a solid market reputation.

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