Corporate Roundtable March 5th, 2014

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Corporate Roundtable March 5th, 2014

JASM is excited to announce that the March meeting of the Corporate Roundtable will feature a presentation on “Hot Business and Legal Topics in Japan.”  Miyako Yoshida and Hiroki Kaga, two lawyers from Japan currently on special short-term assignment with Dorsey & Whitney LLP, will be the presenters at this unusual look at current issues in Japan from a legal perspective. Their remarks will center on the following topics:

  • Globalization of Japanese companies
  • The Merging and Acquisition of large companies
  • The impact of Japan’s new legal structure on U.S. business in Japan.

Miyako Yoshida

Miyako Yoshida is on a short term assignment with Dorsey & Whitney LLP in Minneapolis through March 2014.  Miyako is a Japanese lawyer who received her LL.B. degree from Waseda University in 2004 and is on a leave of absence from the Nisshin Seifun Group Inc. where she has worked as an Associate in their legal department. Miyako just completed an LL.M. degree at the University of Minnesota.


Hiroki Kaga

Hiroki Kaga joined Dorsey & Whitney in August 2013 with the firm’s Corporate group.  Hiroki is a Japanese lawyer who graduated from Tokyo University and is on a two-year leave of absence from Nishimura & Asahi, Japan’s largest law firm, where he worked for six years, including two years on secondment to the M&A division of Mitsui & Co., Ltd.  Hiroki completed an LL.M. degree at New York University Law School in 2013 and passed the New York bar exam.


Wednesday, March 5th from 7:30-9:00 a.m.
Dorsey & Whitney LLP
50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500
Minneapolis, MN 55402
$15 JASM Members; $20 Non-members; $7 Students
Parking will be validated at: Dorsey Ramp/50 South Sixth Street: Please park in levels 4-8 only in the 50 South Sixth Street parking ramp

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