Our People

Takahiko Kobayashi

Telephone +81-3-5218-2094 (Direct)

Major Area of Practice

General corporate matters, corporate governance, internal control and compliance, arranging third-party committees, risk management and handling of misconduct cases, M&A, lawsuits, setting up private placement funds, registration of financial instruments business operator


Background
2008 Keio University(LL.B.)
2010 Keio University Law School (J.D.)
2011 Admitted to the bar (Daini Tokyo Bar Association)
2012 Joined our firm

Bar Association Membership

Daini Tokyo Bar Association



Major Achievements
  • The case where a supervisor exercised their right of avoidance against the dividend of surplus exercised in accordance with the incorporation-type split-off by the subsidiary of Kosaido Co., Ltd. (listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange) and was dismissed (company side) (2016)
  • Injunctive actions by Hikari Tsushin, Inc. against issuance of new stocks by Keiozu Holdings Company (issuing company side) (2014)
  • Civil rehabilitation proceedings of Index Corporation (listed on the JASDAQ) (petitioner side) (2013-)
  • Sales of Bitway business to Digital Publishing Initiatives Japan Co., Ltd. by Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. (Toppan Printing side) (2013)
  • Injunctive action against issuance of new stocks by a listed company (on the JASDAQ) to be used for Japanese version of ESOP. While it was admitted that the issuance was made in the context of the management control dispute, the issuing company won the case (issuing company side) (2012)
  • Capital subscription made to Digital Publishing Initiatives Japan Co., Ltd. by Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. (Toppan Printing side) (2012)