CLE = “Doing Business Between Washington State/U.S. and Japan: Advice for U.S. Companies Looking to Transact or Invest in Japan”

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Join John Shanahan and Naoko Inoue Shatz, who will be discussing legal issues U.S. companies need to be aware of when they establish businesses in Japan.  Key topics that will be discussed include: 1) an introduction to entity selection and business formation in Japan, including timing, immigration issues, cost, tax considerations, and management implications of how the roles of the directors in Japanese companies differ from their U.S. counterparts; and 2) Japanese Employment Law considerations, with some comparison to employment issues in the U.S.

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.
Registration starts at 11:45 A.M.

Davis Wright Tremaine
1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101

John Shanahan, Atsumi & Sakai
Naoko Inoue Shatz, Shatz Law Group

CLE General Credits for Washington Attorneys
Total: 1.5
General: 1.5

Free for IPS members
$25 for non-IPS members
$15 for law students

Registration is open but space will be limited.  We would appreciate hearing from you beforehand to ensure that enough seats are available.

RSVP by mailing or faxing the registration FORM;


Section Representative contact information for this CLE:
Name: Jonathan Lloyd
Firm: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Telephone #: (206) 757-8088