Lawyer profile for Global 2022
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Rankings for Foreign Expertise
Intellectual Property - Japan
Foreign Expertise in China
Rankings for Expertise Based Abroad
Intellectual Property (International Firms) - China
Expertise Based Abroad in China
This content is provided by Yoshifumi Onodera
Highly experienced in all kinds of data-related matters, he is particularly articulate in the delivery of advice to both foreign and domestic clients on complex business structures in vast industries, including internet-related services, social networking services, games, music, movies and telecommunications. The majority of his matters are subject to communication, media, competition, consumer and information laws. His expertise also extends to IP-related transactions, concerning licensing and dispute resolution aspects of a case in the subsidiary fields of infringement litigations, invalidity trials, appellate litigation and arbitration, and licensing in relation to intellectual property including patents, trademarks, and copyright.
Joined Mori Hamada & Matsumoto in 2000 (as Partner, 2008-Present; and as Chief Representative of the Beijing Office, 2014-2020).
Daini-Tokyo Bar Association (2000); Officer of the Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee of IBA.
"Legal Advice on Patent Law and Utility Model Law II (Latest Seirin Legal Advice 22)";
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Cyber Security 2021 - Japan Chapter (Chambers & Partner 2021)"
Department of Forest Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Tokyo University, Japan 1992-1998.