The robotics and artificial intelligence industry is a unique area from both a technological and business perspective, and naturally requires specific legal expertise. In addition, since the industry has the possibility of a broad range of applications, it is important to design and analyze businesses from various legal areas. Leveraging the team of Nishimura & Asahi, which has experts in every legal field, we support all types of strategic actions of clients such as business model creation, license agreements, manufacturing agreements, IP strategy, M&A and business alliances, and fundraising, from the viewpoints of laws and practices specific to robotics and artificial intelligence, as well as other laws and practices.
- Honda Motor Co., Ltd. - Investment in Helm.AI Inc.
- Japan Post Capital Co., Ltd. - Investment in A.I. Squared, Inc.
- Japan Post Capital Co., Ltd. - Investment in Informetis Co., Ltd.
- 2020 - 2021
- Walalangi & Partners advises on landmark transit-oriented developments in Indonesia
- Avex Inc. - Establishment of AI and voice synthesis business with Toshiba Digital Solutions Corporation
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