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Shinichiro Yoshiba

Tel :+81-3-3596-7317

Professional Qualif ications & Activities

  • Admitted in Japan, 2000
  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association

Education & Prior Experience

Waseda University (LL.B.), 1998
Admitted in Japan, 2000, Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Partner, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto, 2009-2014
Visiting Professor of Law (Copyright Law) at Aoyama Gakuin University Law School 2009-2016
Joined STW & Partners, 2015
Member of the examination committee of the "Intellectual Property Management Skills Test", 2017-present

Publications

Seminars

  • "Content Trading and Related Compliance --Based on What is Expected to Happen--" 29th STW Corporate M&A Legal Seminar hosted by STW & Partners, July 25, 2018
  • "Authorship of Blueprints for Condominiums" The Copyright Law Association of Japan, 139th Copyright Cases Study Group, May 26, 2016
  • "Intellectual Property and Compliance" 20th STW Corporate M&A Legal Seminar hosted by STW & Partners, February 25, 2016
  • "Recent Trends in Revisions to the Intellectual Property Law (Trends in Revisions to the Copyright Law - Focusing on Cloud Service)" STW Seminar, February 26, 2015
  • "Legal Issues Surrounding System Development: from contract execution to dispute resolution" Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs, Inc., November 8, 2014
  • "Keys to Successful Content Business: 'Protection of Creator's right'" Kawasaki City, October 4, 2012
  • "Impact of Amended Copyright Act (2012) on Internet Services with Focus on Cloud Services" Japan Research Institute for New Systems of Society, September 14, 2012
  • "Cloud Service Business and Recent Basis for Determining Legality - Global Expansion of Cloud Services and Development of Related Business in Japan" Japan Research Institute for New Systems of Society, September 7, 2011
  • "Could Computing and Legal Practice - Key Points of Contract, Risk Management, and Policy Trend" Japan Research Institute for New Systems of Society, January 21, 2011
  • "Legal Practice and Recent Trends of Video Webcast - Original Work, Performer, Management Organization, Amendments to Laws, and Other Recent Topics" Japan Research Institute for New Systems of Society, September 29, 2010
  • "Act Not Infringing IP Rights But Constituting Tort" Civil Law Study Group, Waseda University Global COE Program, January 30, 2009

  • NOTE: All seminars were presented in Japanese.  These English titles listed above are translated from the Japanese originals only for reference purposes.

Major Awards

  • Highly acclaimed in Acquisition International's 2018 AI Global Excellence Awards.
  • Named as one of the 2018 Top 100 Lawyers by Legal Comprehensive.