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GIR - The Asia-Pacific Investigations Review 2017 (Japan Chapter)

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GIR - The Asia-Pacific Investigations Review 2017 (Japan Chapter)

Kaku Hirao authored the Japan Chapter of GIR - The Asia-Pacific Investigations Review 2017, published by Law Business Research.


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His main practice area is corporate crisis management and litigation. He is also highly knowledgeable and experienced on matters involving foreign investigations and regulatory authorities. He has dealt with many cases in relation to investigations by the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission, the Japanese Fair Trade Commission, the Japanese Public Prosecutor’s Office, etc., as well as foreign authorities such as the U.S. Department of Justice. He has also dealt with a variety of cases such as misconduct by executives and employees, violation of environmental regulations, violation of the regulation regarding pharmaceutical and medical equipment, etc. In addition to cases that require emergency responses, he has advised many companies to build effective whistleblowing systems and anti-bribery compliance programs, and he has assisted with due diligence procedures from a compliance perspective.