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Price: £295 + VAT
JSB`s Employment Law Japan half-day seminar provides key insights into the employment law framework governing Japan. Through a case study led approach it equips participants with the skills and knowledge to operate for success in this country.
Led by an experienced Japanese legal specialist from Orrick in Tokyo, Employment Law Japan is the ideal course for HR and line managers who have, or expect to have, responsibility for staff in Japan.
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“ I found the seminar interesting and informative ”
Heather Burns, Assistant Accounts Manager, Hochiki Europe (UK) Limited
“ Thought provoking ”
Lydia Armes, HR Project Manager, Oxford Instruments
“ Very clear and concise guide to basic Japanese Employment Law ”
Jackie Bornor, Head of HR, IG Group Holdings PLC
“ This was my first time and I will definitely return ”
Ivan Broadbent, HR Business Partner, CBS Corporation International
Welcome and objectives
An overview of the employment law framework in Japan
Hiring employees in Japan: employment contracts and services contracts
Coffee and networking
Structuring employment contracts and services contracts
Close of seminar
Yumiko Ohta is a Partner in Orrick's Tokyo office and a member of the firm’s employment law group. Ms. Ohta specializes mainly in employment law advice as well as various corporate transactions including compliance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, litigation and general corporate transactions.
Ms. Ohta graduated from the University of Tokyo and is a member of the Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association and the Tokyo Summary Court Civil Affairs Conciliation Board. She also serves as Vice- Chair of Human Resource Management in the American Chamber of Commerce (ACCJ).
Ms. Ohta has been recognized as “Up and Coming” in Chambers Asia-Pacific for Employment Law: International Japan (2019) and as “Next Generation Lawyer” in Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for Labour and Employment Law: International, Japan (2019).
Designed for HR directors and managers, employment law advisers, employee relations professionals and line managers who have, or expect to have, responsibility for staff in Japan
Receive a 20% discount when you book more than one event, or book more than one person on the same event. Please note this discount only applies to the lesser priced booking and when all bookings are placed together.
You are entitled to a 25% discount on your booking if you are a registered charity. This discount will show on your invoice once your booking is submitted. You will need your charity registration number for the booking form.
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