Degree 1950, Faculty of Politics & Economics, Waseda Univ.; Law Degree 1953, Graduate School of Law, Waseda Univ.; Degree 1952, Legal Training and Research Inst., Waseda Univ.; Research Scholar 1961-1962, Yale Law School
Bar Admission or Professional License:
Admitted to Japanese bar 1951
Lawyer, Yuasa & Hara
Lawyer, Yuasa & Hara (1970 -); Justice Ministry, Chief of 4th Section of Attorney General’s Office (1970); Judge, District Courts, Japan (1952-1970)
First Tokyo Bar Assoc.
Panels of Arbitrators:
Japan Commercial Arbitration Assoc.
Arbitrator, for Japan Commercial Arbitration Assoc., Tokyo Electric Co. v. Olivetti Canada Ltd. re: license dispute (1984);Counsel, for Japanese companies in ICC cases: Meiki v. Bucher-Guter, re: know-how license dispute (1970); Desa S.A. v. Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., re: distribution agreement (1982); Sankyo Seiko Co., Ltd. v. Studio Angeletti SRL, re: know-how license dispute (1986)
Areas of Specialization:
International Business Transactions
Publications from JURIS:
Legal Protection of Software (Tokyo 1970); U.S. Copyright Law (Tokyo 1971).