Tag Archives: Company registrations

A Happy New Year in 2017

A fresh New Year has just started. I always think every day has a fresh start to it so that I don’t very much care about the New Year but I like the Japanese proverb “Decisions made on New Year’s Day are the key to a successful year.” What I think about on New Year’s …

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Business structures in Japan – Branch office

Branch office A branch office does not have a separate legal corporate status so claims and liabilities arising in the branch can be applied to the main company of which it is part. It could open its own bank accounts or lease property in its own name but it will need to negotiate with a …

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How to become a specialist Shihoshoshi lawyer

Hello. I am Akiko Hori, a Shihoshoshi lawyer in Japan. Thank you for reading this. Before I went to London, I did any type of legal work that a client asked me to do, Company registrations, Housing issues, Debt solutions or Pre-trial proceedings. As I had no clients when I started my own office, that …

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