DR & AJU has advised leading Korean companies to resolve Japan-related legal issues in M&A, tax and international transactions by leveraging DR & AJU’s close relationship with major law firms in Japan. Lawyers fluent in Japanese of the Japanese desk have been instrumental in developing close ties to in-house counsel and leading firms in Japan, working with them in particular on dispute resolution, IP and other licensing issues. The Japanese desk can afford clients years of consulting experience at Deloitte and other firms.
Advised Sumida Electric Co., a Japanese electrical equipment supplier, on a dispute in relation to construction of a solar power plant project
Advised Japan-based motor/robotics firm NIDEC-SANKYO on the patent analysis and negotiating for a licensing agreement
Advised Japan-based Internet/media company, Obigo Ltd., on its IP assessment in relation to its spin-off and restructuring
Advised Korea-based film and coating manufacturing company on the execution of Master Trading Agreement with Japan-based company, Dynic Corporation