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Hitomi Iwase

Tokyo, Japan Asia-Pacific Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Intellectual Property: Domestic
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Intellectual Property: Domestic - Japan

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Hitomi Iwase heads the trade mark division at Nishimura & Asahi and also handles the full range of IP matters, including trade marks, copyright and patents. Her practice covers both contentious and transactional IP matters. "She is an excellent and friendly lawyer with deep understanding of international data protection, IP and IT law, and with excellent international connections."
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Practice Areas

IP Transactions, IP Litigation, Trademark/Design Prosecution, Anti-Counterfeiting/Brand Management, Trade Secrets/Unfair Competition, Personal Data & Privacy/Big Data Businesses, IT/Cloud, Telecommunication & Media, Broadcasting, Internet/Cyber Law, Entertainment, Medical Field/Healthcare, Healthcare IT/Medical Cloud.

Career

Partner, Nishimura & Asahi; SAH & Co., Tokyo (1997-2000); Lecturer, Hitotsubashi University, Graduate School of Law, Business Law Department (2018).

Professional Memberships

Admitted: Japan, 1997; New York, 2004.

Publications

Japan: Overview of the Act on the Protection of Personal Information (European Data Protection Law Review Volume 5, 2019).

Personal

Graduate of Waseda University (LL.B., 1994) and Stanford Law School (LLM, 2003).

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Hitomi Iwase

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