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Senior Counsel

Masato Dogauchi

Masato Dogauchi

Admitted to bar

2004, Japan

Languages

Japanese and English

Contact

Contact this Lawyer

TEL : +81-3-6889-7115
FAX : +81-3-6889-8115

Practice Areas

Civil and Commercial Disputes, International Arbitration, Disputes in Foreign Jurisdictions, IP Disputes, Media, Entertainment and Sport

Biography

Masato Dogauchi is a senior counsel at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. He is also a professor at Waseda University, Law School. His speciality is conflict of laws, international dispute resolutions and international trade law. He is a President of Private International Law Association of Japan. He is also serving as a Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo.

Education/Professional Experience

1978

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

1978-1981

Research Assistant, The University of Tokyo

1982-1984

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1983-1984

Research Assistant, Meiji University

1984-1996

Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo

1987-1988

Visiting Scholar, University of Michigan, Law School

1988-1989

Columbia University, School of Law, Visiting Scholar

1996-2004

Professor, The University of Tokyo

2004-present

Senior Counsel, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

2004-2005

Visiting Professor, Waseda University, Law School

2004-2008

Visiting Professor, The University of Tokyo, COE Program

2005-present

Professor, Waseda University, Law School

2016-present

Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo

2017-present

Inspector, Japan Golf Tour Organization

Seminars

September 12, 2019

Seminars

The JCAA New Arbitration Rules: Interactive Way of Arbitral Proceedings (Panel Discussion)

August 15, 2019

Seminars

Dialogue between Arbitral Tribunal and Parties under the JCAA Interactive Arbitration Rules

August 14, 2019

Seminars

The New Arbitration Rules of the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA): Three Distinctive Provisions

November 5, 2018

Seminars

The Role of Nuclear Damage Compensation Facilitation Corporation in the Fukushima-Dai-ichi Accident

July 31, 2018

Seminars

International Secured Transaction: Private International Law Issues and beyond

December 5, 2017

Seminars

The Aftermath of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident:
The Question of Damages

July 6, 2017

Seminars

Validity of Choice of Court Agreement to Evade an Application of Overriding Mandatory Rules

September 23, 2013

Seminars

Presentation on the 2005 Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements

September 13, 2012

Seminars

Recovery and Resolution (Cluster One)

February 25, 2011

Seminars

The Nuclear Liability Law of Japan and CSC

September 7, 2010

Seminars

Sports Arbitration and Mediation in Japan

September 24, 2008

Seminars

The Gist of the Hague Choice of Court Convention

November 22, 2007

Seminars

Disputes in Sports and Means for Solutions

March 1, 2007

Seminars

Historical Development and Fundamental Principles of Japanese Private International Law

December 5, 2005

Seminars

International Financial Collateral Arrangements under the present and future Japanese Rules of Conflict of Laws

July 18, 2005

Seminars

Private International Law from a Japanese Perspective

June 13, 2005

Seminars

Convention on Choice of Court Agreements

Publications

February, 2019

Articles

The Aftermath of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Accident: How Japanese Lawyers Have Been Playing Their Roles with Regard to the Nuclear Damage?

Japanese Yearbook of International Law Vol.61 2018

August, 2018

Articles

Establishment and Performance of the Japanese New Legal System to Cope with Damages Arising out of the Accident of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant

Waseda Law School journal Vol.3

May, 2012

Others

Disputes in Sports

DAILY YOMIURI ONLINE WASEDA ONLINE / Opinion (June 4, 2012)

February, 2012

Articles

New Japanese Rules on International Jurisdiction: General Observation

Japanese Yearbook of International Law Vol.54 2011

April, 2008

Articles

New Private International Law of Japan: An Overview

The Japanese Annual of International Law No.50 2007

March, 2008

Articles

Historical Development and Fundamental Principles of Japanese Private International Law

Japanese and European Private International Law in Comparative Perspective (Edited by J. Basedow, H. Baum and Y. Nishitani )

May, 2007

Others

Explanatory Report on the Convention of 30 June 2005 on Choice of Court Agreements (Co-author)

January, 2007

Articles

Comentario al nuevo Código de Derecho internacional privado del Japón

Revista Española de Derecho Internacional (REDI) 2007 Vol.59-1

November, 2006

Articles

Four-Step Analysis of Private International Law

Recueil des cours, Volume 315

January, 2006

Articles

The Activities of the Japanese Sports Arbitration Agency

The Court of Arbitration for Sport: 1984-2004 Editors: Ian S. Blackshaw, Robert C.R. Siekmann and Janwillem Soek

April, 2005

Articles

The Activities of the Japanese Sports Arbitration Agency

The International Sports Law Journal, 2005/1-2

August, 2002

Articles

Judicial Jurisdiction in the Era of E-commerce

Selected Legal Issues of E-Commerce (Law and Electronic Commerce) Editors: Toshiyuki Kono, Christoph G. Paulus, Harry Rajak pp.127-144

January, 2001

Articles

Private International Law on Intellectual Property: A Civil Law Overview

WIPO Forum on Private International Law and Intellectual Property 30-31 January 2001, Geneva

January, 2001

Articles

Jurisdiction over Foreign Patent Infringement from a Japanese Perspective in Consideration of the Hague Draft Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters as of June 2001

Japanese Annual of International Law, No.44

January, 2001

Articles

The Hague Draft Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters from a Japanese Perspective

Japanese Journal of Private International Law, No.3, pp.80-118

January, 2000

Articles

Law Applicable to Torts and Copyright Infringement Through the Internet

Legal Aspects of Globalisation: Conflicts of Laws, Internet, Capital Markets and Insolvency in a Global Economy Editors: Jurgen Basedow and Toshiyuki Kono pp.49-65

December, 1995

Articles

The Structural Impediments Initiatives: A Model for Dealing with International Economic Frictions

Trilateral Perspectives on International Legal Issues: Relevance of Domestic Law and Policy (M. Young and Y. Iwasawa eds.) pp.249-262

November, 1995

Articles

Draft Articles on the Law Applicable to Contractual and Non-Contractual Obligations (1) and (2)

Japanese Annual of International Law, No.39, pp.185-216; No.40, pp.57-79

August, 1995

Articles

Declining Jurisdiction in Private International Law - Japan (pp.303-319)

(J. Fawcett ed.)

December, 1994

Articles

Globalization of Dispute Settlement Involving Japanese Companies

Japanese Commercial Law in an Era of Internationalization (H. Oda ed.) pp.237-247

December, 1994

Articles

Concurrent Litigations in Japan and the United States

Japanese Annual of International Law, No.34, pp.72-94

December, 1994

Articles

Parallele Verfahren in Japan und den USA

Herausforderungen des Internationalen Zivilverfahrensrechts (A. Heldrich und T. Kono eds.) pp.163-184

December, 1992

Articles

Transfrontier Nuclear Civil Liability Without International Conventions

Nuclear Inter Jura '91)

December, 1989

Articles

International Trade in Services from the Japanese Viewpoint

Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol.19, No.2, pp.425-441

December, 1987

Articles

Conflict of Laws on Admiralty and Shipping Laws in Japan

Japanese Annual of International Law, No.30, pp.1-17

December, 1986

Articles

Note concernant la nouvelle loi Japonaise sur la nationalite

Revue critique de droit international prive, tome 75, pp.579-588

Topics

April 4, 2019

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2020 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

September 8, 2013

News

Masato Dogauchi is elected as an Associate Member of Institut de Droit International