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Advisor

Hiroshi Yamada

Hiroshi Yamada

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Languages

Japanese and English

Practice Areas

Antitrust/Competition Law Advice

Education/Professional Experience

1983

The University of Tokyo (Bachelor of Economics)

1984-2020

Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC)

1994-1997

First Secretary, Japanese Delegation to OECD (seconded to Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

2000-2001

Director, Financial management Department, Local Finance Bureau (seconded to Ministry of Finance)

2005-2007

Director, Merger Affairs Division (JFTC)

2007-present

Adjunct Lecturer, Keio University Law School

2007-2009

Director, Second Investigation Unit (JFTC)

2014-2016

Deputy Director-General, Investigation Bureau (JFTC)

2016-2018

Deputy Secretary-General, International Affairs (JFTC)

2019-2020

Director-General, Investigation Bureau (JFTC)

2020-present

Advisor, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Seminars

March 19, 2021

NO&T Seminars

Part 2 Enforcement of Business Combination Regulations under the Biden Administration

December 11, 2020

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
Antitrust Law Seminar “Interview with the Former Director General of the Investigation Bureau: Response to the Revised Antimonopoly Act and Future Outlook of JFTC Investigation Practice”

Publications

November, 2020

Books

Competiton Law in Japan (Co-author)

Kluwer Law International

October, 2019

Articles

Report of the Study Group on data and competition policy in Japan (Co-author)

International Data Privacy Law (Vol. 9 No. 4, November 2019)

December, 2010

Articles

Japanese Antitrust Law; Recent Developments and an Agenda for the Years Ahead

Journal of European Competition Law & Practice (Vol. 2 No. 2, April 2011)