HIBIYA PARK LAW OFFICES

Associate

Taku Inoue

◆ Practice Areas

◆ Education

2007Graduated from the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Technology
2009Graduated from the University of Tokyo, Content Science Education Program
2010Graduated from the University of Tokyo, School of Law
2010Passed the National Bar Exam
2018Graduated from the University of Southern California School of Law (LL.M.)
2018Graduated from the University of California - Berkeley School of Law (LL.M.)

◆ Experience

2011 to dateHibiya Park Law Offices

◆ Professional Affiliations

  • Member of Intellectual Property Lawyers Network
  • Member of Entertainment Lawyers Network
  • Member of Iryo Mondai Bengodan (legal team of malpractice)
  • Member of JAPAN MENSA

◆ Writings

  • “Practice of Preparation for Shareholders’ Meeting for Year 2017 and Anticipated Questions and Planed Answers”
    Published by Chuo-Keizaisha (2017) (Co-author)
  • “Strategy to Utilize System of Company with Audit Etc. Committee”
    Published by Shojihomu (2015) (Co-author)
  • “Handbook for Directors and Officers”[2nd Ed.]
    Published by Shojihomu (2015) (Co-author)
  • “Introduction to Compliance for Corporate Workers”
    Published by Daiichi-Hoki Shuppan (2004) (Sub-editor)

◆ Seminars/Lectures

  • “Seminar on Choosing your Career Path” 2014 (Alumni Association for the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Law)
  • “Ask Your Seniors Who Already Work!” 2013 (Alumni Association for the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Law)

◆ Representative Engagements

IP/IT

  • Counsel to a plaintiff in a patent infringement lawsuit concerning iPod.
  • Counsel to a plaintiff in a patent infringement lawsuit concerning crypto point processing.
  • Counsel to a defendant in a patent infringement lawsuit concerning a web browser.
  • Counsel to a defendant in a patent infringement lawsuit concerning shape of a plastic container.
  • Counsel to a publishing company in a dispute regarding copyrights between a manga artist and the publishing company.
  • Counsel to a plaintiff in a trademark infringement lawsuit concerning packaging of a snack product.
  • Counsel to a defendant in a design right infringement lawsuit concerning design of a home appliance product.
  • Responded to libel on the internet (claim for disclosure of identification information of the sender, claim to delete contents, compensation claim for damages, etc.).

Dispute Resolution

  • Counsel to a user in a system development lawsuit.
  • Counsel to a financial institution in a lawsuit claiming compensation for damages regarding currency derivatives.
  • Counsel to a patient in a lawsuit regarding medical malpractice during the neurosurgical operation.
  • Counsel to an orthopedic surgeon in a dispute with the hospital regarding payment of overtime.
  • Counsel to an owner of a medical corporation regarding a dispute within the corporation.
  • Counsel to a member of a traditional performing arts group regarding a dispute within the group.
  • Counsel to an insurance agent in a dispute with an insurance agency over transfer of the insurance agent.
  • Counsel to a FA in a dispute with its customer regarding remuneration.
  • Counsel to a temple in a dispute with a developer regarding development of land for use as cemetery.
  • Counsel to a hospital in a dispute with a construction company regarding construction defects in medical facilities.
  • Counsel to a geothermal energy company in a dispute with another geothermal energy company regarding land.
  • Counsel to a portion of victims in collective investment fraud, recovered invested funds.

Investigations

  • Acting as general secretary to the Third Party Committee on Labor Environment Improvement of Sukiya Restaurant Chain in relation to Zensho Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Acting as general secretary to a panel of experts regarding death by overwork occurring in a restaurant.
  • Investigation of suspicions of embezzlement in the pursuit of social activity originating from an anonymous document.

◆ (Japanese) 主な実績

(Japanese) IP/IT

  • iPodに係る特許権侵害訴訟において原告を代理。
  • 仮想ポイントの処理に係る特許権侵害訴訟において原告を代理。
  • ウェブブラウザに係る特許権侵害訴訟において被告を代理。
  • プラスチック容器の形状に係る特許権侵害訴訟において被告を代理。
  • 漫画家と出版社との間の著作権に関する紛争において出版社を代理。
  • 菓子製品のパッケージに係る商標権侵害訴訟において原告を代理
  • 家電製品のデザインに係る意匠権侵害訴訟において被告を代理。
  • インターネット上の誹謗中傷に対する対応(発信者情報開示請求、削除請求、損害賠償請求等)。

紛争処理

  • システム開発訴訟においてユーザを代理。
  • 通貨デリバティブに関する損害賠償請求訴訟において金融機関を代理。
  • 脳神経外科手術中の医療過誤に関する訴訟において患者を代理。
  • 整形外科医と勤務病院間の残業代に関する紛争において医師を代理。
  • 医療法人内の内部紛争に関してオーナを代理。
  • 伝統芸能団体内の内部紛争に関して団体の構成員を代理。
  • 保険募集人の移籍に係る保険代理店間との紛争において保険募集人を代理。
  • FAとその顧客間の報酬に関する紛争においてFAを代理。
  • 墓地用の土地開発に関する開発業者との紛争において寺院を代理。
  • 医療施設の建築瑕疵に関する建設会社との紛争において病院を代理。
  • 地熱発電業者間の土地に関する紛争において一方の業者を代理。
  • 集団投資詐欺の被害者の一部を代理し出資金を回収。

調査業務

  • 株式会社ゼンショーホールディングスに係る「すき家の労働環境改善に関する第三者委員会」に関する事務局業務
  • 飲食店において発生した過労死に関する有識者委員会における事務局業務
  • 怪文書に端を発する業務上横領等の疑惑についての調査