Monthly Archives: March, 2016

What is a Shihoshoshi Lawyer?

These are the national qualified professional, able to deal with company registration and real estate registration. A Shihoshoshi Lawyer who is accredited to represent a client in summary court proceedings can be the client’s representative in a summary court. There is also the Bengoshi lawyer, the national qualified lawyer in Japan who can be a …

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Japanese real property law

Most nations follow one of two main legal systems: Common Law (in the USA, Britain, Australia etc.) and Civil Law (in France, Germany, other European countries and Japan). In the 19th century, Japan based its Civil Code on the legal codes of France and Germany, both Civil Law systems. Although it can be jointly owned, …

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