Honda Motor Co., Ltd. - MOU on a strategic alliance with General Motors Co.

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Honda Motor Co., Ltd. [TSE: 7267 and NYSE: HMC] on a non-binding memorandum of understanding with General Motors Co. [NYSE: GM] to establish a North American automotive alliance. The scope of the proposed alliance includes collaboration on a range of vehicles to be sold under each company’s distinct brands, as well as cooperation in purchasing, R&D, and connected services.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Honda was led by partner Yuki Oi and counsel Toshihito Yasaki.