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Japan

Brief Overview of Japan's New Class Action Regime

Shintaro Shiba (Sony Corporation) provided us with a brief overview of the new 2013 class action regime in Japan. 

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Reevaluating the Role of the Tort Liability System in Japan

Reevaluating the Role of the Tort Liability System in Japan / by Eri Osaka, Associate Professor of Law, Toyo University Faculty of Law

INTRODUCTION:

The Current Situation of Class Action in Japan

The Current Situation of Class Action in Japan (2007)

Author: Ikuo Sugawara

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The Current Situation of Class Action in Japan: Update (2008)

Author: Eri Osaka