HIBIYA PARK LAW OFFICES

Partner

Hiroshi Kamiyama

◆ Practice Areas

◆ Education

1981Graduated from Kyoto University, Faculty of Science
1998Passed the National Bar Exam
2000Admitted as Attorney at Law and Patent Attorney

◆ Experience

1981Joined Fujitsu Ltd. and worked on projects designing versatile Operating Systems for mainframes
1990Joined Nomura Research Institute Ltd. and engaged in business consultation on strategic use of information
2003 to dateHibiya Park Law Offices
2006 thru 2009Director, Japan Patent Attorneys Association
2004 thru 2010, 2012 thru 2014Visiting professor, Kanazawa Institute of Technology
2014 thru 2015Vice President, Japan Patent Attorneys Association

◆ Professional Affiliations

  • 2002 to date Member, Exploratory Committee, International Association for the Production of Intellectual Property of Japan (AIPPI Japan)
  • 2004 Member, Research Committee regarding trend of obtaining patents of software-related technologies, SOFTIC
  • 2005 thru 2006 Member, Research and Study Committee regarding software-related patents, Software Information Center (SOFTIC)
  • 2006 Member, Research and Study Committee regarding Latest Trend of OSS (Open Source Software) Licenses, Software Information Center (SOFTIC)
  • 2006 Chairman, the Task Force Committee of Trade Practice and Agreement for Improvement of the Reliability of Information Systems, METI
  • 2006 thru 2009 Member, GPL Best Practice Working Group, Information-technology Promotion Agency, JAPAN (IPA)
  • 2007 thru 2008 Member, the Committee of prevention of illegal importation under the Unfair Competition Prevention Law, METI
  • 2007 Member, Central Research Institute of Intellectual Property, Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • 2008 Member, Expert committee on Intellectual Property System in Digital-Internet Age, established under Strategic Council on Intellectual Property
  • 2009 Member, Consortium of Improvement of agreement for development of Information Systems, Software Information Center (SOFTIC)
  • 2009 Chairman, Committee of Subcontracting Transactions in Information Service Industry, METI
  • 2010 Member, Committee of Internal Arrangements and Procedures for Firms to Comply Act against Delay in Payment of Subcontract Proceeds, Etc. to Subcontractors, Small and Medium Enterprise Agency of Japanese Government
  • 2010 thru 2012 Member, Legal Working Group on OSS (Open Source Software) Licenses, Information-technology Promotion Agency (IPA)
  • 2010 thru 2011 Member, Policy Council of Policy on Small and Medium – sized Enterprises, METI
  • 2012 thru 2013 Member, Committee based on Customs Law, Ministry of Finance Customs and Tariff Bureau
  • 2014 Member, Expert committee on the use of cloud computing in financial firms, The Center for Financial Industry Information Systems (FISC)
  • 2015 to date Member, the Committee on the use of outsourcing in financial firms, The Center for Financial Industry Information Systems (FISC)
  • 2015 thru 2016 Member, the Committee of Litigation System for Intellectual Property,Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters of Japanese Government
  • 2017 Member, Committee based on Customs Law, Ministry of Finance Customs and Tariff Bureau
  • 2017 An Independent Director of Yume no Machi Souzou Iinkai Co., Ltd.
  • 2018 Member, Expert committee on Open API in financial firms, The Center for Financial Industry Information Systems (FISC)

◆ Writings

  • “Basic Knowledge for Compliance with OSS License” INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Vol.68 No.5 No.809(2018)
  • “Textbook of IT agreement” Published by NikkeiBP, Inc.(2017)
  • “Practice of Preparation for Shareholders’ Meeting for Year 2015 and Anticipated Questions and Planed Answers”
    Published by Chuokeizai-sha, Inc. (2015) (Co-author)
  • “Don’t be deceived by cleverly drafted IT agreements”
    Published by Nikkei BP, Inc. (2013)
  • “Study of RokurakuⅡ case (Supreme Court, Judgment of January 20,2011)・Maneki TV case (Supreme Court, Judgment of January 18,2011)”
    Published by Shojihomu (NBL No.947, 2011)
  • “Senmonsosho Taikei, vol.2 Litigation of Intellectual Property Right Infringement”
    Published by Seirinshoin Co., Ltd. (2010) (Co-author)
  • “Practice of Drafting Agreements on System Development”
    Published by Chuokeizai-sha, Inc. (Business Homu Vol.8 No.7, 2008 thru Vol.9 No.1, 2009)
  • “Guidebook of Intellectual Property Terms”
    Published by Seibunsha Co., Ltd. Publishers (2006) (Co-author)
  • “New Corporate Law Q&A” Published by Seibunsha Co., Ltd. Publishers (2005) (Co-author)
  • “Situations of court precedents in Japan and the United States regarding Exhaustion Doctrine and Repair/Reproduction argument”
    Published by Japan Patent Attorneys Association (Patent June, 2005) (Co-author)
  • “Litigations about employee’s inventions – what we should learn through a series of decisions of the court?”
    Published by Zeimukeiri Kyokai Co., Ltd. (Right Now! June, 2004)
  • “More complicated contents business – various rights sought through cases”
    Published by Zeimukeiri Kyokai Co., Ltd. (Right Now! October, 2003)
  • “Handbook for management and strategies of intellectual property” Published by Softbank Publishing Co., Ltd. (2002) (Co-author)