Tag Archives: Japan

EFF to Japan: Reject Website Blocking

Website blocking to deal with alleged copyright infringement is like cutting off your hand to deal with a papercut. Sure, you don’t have a papercut anymore, but you’ve also lost a lot more than you’ve gained. The latest country to … Continue reading

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Takeshi Ogawa v Kynong Sun Kang, 2018 WL 2376338 (D. Utah, 2018) [Japan] [Rights of Custody] [Petition denied]

In Takeshi Ogawa v Kynong Sun Kang, 2018 WL 2376338 (D. Utah, 2018)  Petitioner Takeshi Ogawa’ sought the ruturn of the parties twins to Japan. Ogawa and Kang were married and lived together in  Japan. Ogawa was a Japanese national, … Continue reading

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Jurisdiction Over Divorce in Japan

From the Japan Times: The Diet on Wednesday enacted a revised law stipulating Japanese court jurisdiction over international divorce, in a move expected to speed up lengthy proceedings. Before the revision, determination of court jurisdiction could take years as the… … Continue reading

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Japan to get latest Aegis ballistic missile interceptors from US

Enlarge / An SM-3 interceptor is launched by the guided missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70) during a ballistic missile intercept test. This was the 27th consecutive kill of a test ICBM by the Aegis system. (credit: US Navy) … Continue reading

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Japan Moves to Weaken Yen

Video Summary: Japan has intervened in currency markets in an effort to stem the rising yen. Will this unilateral move effectively contain the currency's climb and improve conditions for the country's exporters? WSJ's Jake Lee and Mariko Sanchanta discuss. Video … Continue reading

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