The high-profile case of a young female employee of one of the major Japanese companies who committed suicide due to overwork and which eventually led to the resignation of the representative director of said company has put a spotlight on Japan’s overtime regulations and enforcement.
11 July 2017: ARQIS is international cooperation partner of the Health Innovation Summit which takes place in Nihonbashi Life Science Hub in Tokyo. Satellite venues will take place in Munich and Silicon Valley.
29 June 2017: Foreign companies face certain legal issues in Japan. Attorneys of ARQIS Foreign Law Office and TMI Associates will explain how to solve these issues on a club evening organised by the Finish Chamber of Commerce in Japan.
16 February 2017: In times of a constant exchange of information, data have become one of the most important assets of companies. Governments are required to constantly adapt to this development and balance the economic needs with the privacy rights of its citizens.
24 February 2016: ARQIS lawyers » Ulrich Kirchhoff « and » Dr. Tobias Schiebe « discussed the new Japanese individual numbering system “MyNumber“ and the amendment of the Personal Data Protection Act in Japan at the Luncheon Event of the Netherlands Chamber of Commerce in Japan.