'Risk and compliance' podcast series
Essential Antitrust Asia #7: Key antitrust issues in Japan
In this episode of our Essential Antitrust Asia series, Freshfields’ senior associate Laurent Bougard speaks to Kaori Yamada, a partner of the firm’s Tokyo office and Head of the Antitrust, Competition and Trade practice in Asia.
The topics discussed by Kaori and Laurent include:
- Key merger control considerations for Japan-bound investors;
- The JFTC’s increasingly informal approach to enforcement in behavioural cases; and
- Other practical tips when doing business in Japan.