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May 20, 2020Publications
Ryoko Takeda wrote an article titled, "Scope of Duty of Confidentiality of Tax Accountants to the Request for Information by Bar Association and Response to Collecting Information by Tax Authorities: Focusing on the Decisions of Osaka High Court Judgement dated August 28, 2014 and Kyoto District Court Judgement dated September 27, 2017, and Amendment of the Act on General Rules for National Taxes in Fiscal Year 2019" published by Japan Tax Research Institute (Public Interest Incorporated Foundation).
May 18, 2020Firm News
Yoko Maeda has been recognized as a "Future Star" by Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2020 - The definitive guide to the world's leading litigation firms and lawyers published by Euromoney Institutional Investor plc, London, UK.
April 30, 2020Publications
Hiroaki Matsunaga authored the Japan chapter of "The Legal 500: Cartels Country Comparative Guide 2nd Edition." (PDF)
April 14, 2020Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Das japanische Rechtswesen | Teil 10: Sakamoto Ryōma - Japans multitalentierter Held (Landscape of Japanese Law Part 10: Japan’s Multi-talented Hero, Sakamoto Ryōma)" who significantly contributed to the Meiji Restauration in JAPANDIGEST published by the Doitsu News Digest GmbH.
April 9, 2020From City-Yuwa
Fifteen lawyers of City-Yuwa Partners were chosen for the 11th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan.
April 3, 2020From City-Yuwa
COVID-19 Notice:
In response to ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, we limit our work at our office located at Marunouchi, Tokyo for the time being. Since our attorneys are working remotely, please contact us via e-mail. With respect to meetings, we would like to request for non-face-to-face meeting. For delivery of any documents to us, please send them to us via e-mail if at all possible.
April 1, 2020Firm News
Shigeaki Itoh assumed the office of the President of Kanto Federation of Bar Associations for fiscal year 2020.
April 1, 2020Firm News
Fumiya Hirakoba, admitted in 2020, and Kentaro Moriya, admitted in 2016, have joined the Firm as Associates.
March 31, 2020Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Was Unternehmen zum Coronavirus wissen sollten" (PDF) on practical guide to the spreading SARS-Cov-2 virus (Based on the information as of February 14, 2020) in the Spring 2020 issue of JAPANMARKT, published by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.