The Cookie Policy (hereinafter referred to as the "Policy") describes the types and purpose of use, etc. of access data (as described below) that each of (i) the Japanese legal professional corporation Atsumi & Sakai Hōritsu Jimusho Bengoshi Hōjin, (ii) the Japanese Civil Code partnership Atsumi Sakai Hōritsu Jimusho Gaikokuhō Kyodo Jigyō, (iii) Atsumi & Sakai Europe Limited ("A&S UK"), (iv) Atsumi & Sakai Brussels EU ("A&S Brussels"), (v) Atsumi & Sakai New York LLP, (vi) A&S Fukuoka LPC, (vii) the Japanese Civil Code partnership Janssen Foreign Law Office, and (viii) Atsumi & Sakai Europa GmbH - Rechtsanwälte und Steuerberater ("A&S Germany") (hereinafter collectively referred to as  "we", "us," or "our")) collects via this website (hereinafter referred to as the "Website").


For matters not mentioned in the Policy, please refer to our "Privacy Policy," "Privacy Policy for Europe," and "New York Affiliate Office Privacy Policy" (hereinafter collectively referred to as the "A&S Privacy Policies"). This Policy shall apply together with the A&S' Privacy Policies, but the "Privacy Policy for Europe" shall prevail over this Policy with respect to data subjects residing in the European Economic Area and the United Kingdom, as well as those residing in other countries whose data is handled by A&S Germany, A&S UK or A&S Brussels to the extent that this Policy contradicts the A&S Privacy Policies.

We may from time-to-time revise this Policy and the A&S Privacy Policies and will post the updated policies on this website.


1. Access Data We May Collect

Access data that we may collect via the Website comprises:
(1) Access Logs:
Access logs include information such as website users' ("User") Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, types of devices, and types and versions of browsers. We record such information not only for Website security purposes, but also to provide more convenient services and to analyze users’ usage of the Website.
(2) Cookies
Cookies are small text files that are installed on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are provided either by us or by third parties providing services to us. Please refer to 2. below for information on cookies used on the Website and their purposes, and 4. below for information on cookie management.

2. Cookies used by the Website

(1) Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the Website to function properly and are therefore always switched on. They are usually only set in response to actions taken by you which amount to a request for services, such as logging in, filling in forms, or setting preferences. You can set your browser to block these cookies but this may cause parts of the website to stop functioning. These cookies do not store any information which may identify you.
(2) Performance Cookies
These cookies allow us to measure the performance of the Website and to analyze the content of interest to the User to help us optimize the Website. The information that these cookies store includes the frequency and date and time of access to the Website, the frequency of use of each page within the Website, the User's movement within the Website, and the time spent on the Website, etc. All information collected by these cookies is anonymous.
(3) Types of Cookies on the Website
  • Necessary Cookies
Cookie Name
This is automatically deleted when you close your browser.
  • Performance Cookies
Cookie Name
2 years
1 day

3. Provision of Access Data to a Third Party

We may provide access data set forth in 1. above to particular third parties, including subcontractors such as IT-related service providers.



4. Cookie Management

Cookies may only be used with the consent of the User, except those essential to the use of the Website by the User. Users may change or withdraw their consent to cookies at any time from the page where the block options to change their consent preferences to cookies on the Website are located.
Users may also reject the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in their browsers, though disabling cookies may prevent Users from using some services of the Website.

5. Contact Details

You may contact A&S at:
Atsumi & Sakai LPC
Fukoku Seimei Bldg. (Reception: 16F), 2-2, Uchisaiwaicho 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0011 Japan
Attention: Ryuichi Nozaki (Partner)
Telephone: +81 (0)3-5501-2111
You may contact A&S Germany at:
Atsumi & Sakai Europa GmbH - Rechtsanwälte und Steuerberater
OpernTurm (13th Floor) Bockenheimer Landstraße 2–4, 60306 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Attention: Frank Becker*, admitted in the Federal Republic of Germany
Tel: +49-(0)69-7474-5050
* Not registered as a Foreign Lawyer and not practicing law in Japan
You may contact A&S London at:
Atsumi & Sakai Europe Limited
85 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7NQ, United Kingdom
Attention: Naoki Kanehisa (Partner)
Tel: +44-(0)203-696-6540

You may contact A&S Brussels at:

Atsumi & Sakai Brussels EU

CBR Building, Chaussée de la Hulpe 185, 1170, Brussels, Belgium

Attention: Etsuko Kameoka*, admitted in New York and Brussels (foreign lawyer)

Tel: +32-470-85-19-07


*Not registered as a Foreign Lawyer and not practicing law in Japan