07.11.2022
Events & Seminars

[Complimentary Webinar] "Issues faced by a foreign party when undertaking M&A in Japan"

Webinar

“Issues faced by a foreign party when undertaking M&A in Japan”

Date and Time

Wednesday 30 November 14:00-16:15pm (Tokyo time)

Venue

by zoom

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Language

English

Hosted by

Atsumi & Sakai

Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Supported by

Embassy of India in Japan

Fee

Complimentary

Agenda

14:00-14:05 Introduction

14:05-14:10 Opening Remarks
Mr. Shishir Kothari,
First Secretary (Trade), Embassy of India in Japan

14:10-14:20 Takeaways on Doing Business in Japan
Mr. C.V. Raghu,
Group General Counsel, Motherson India

14:20-15:00 Session – I
Ashish Jejurkar,
Partner & Manager India Desk, Atsumi & Sakai, Tokyo
Kentaro Minato,
Partner, Atsumi & Sakai
Business, Legal and Due Diligence Issues
• Aspects for particular care when undertaking the acquisition
• Compliance matters
• Human resource and labour issues
• Business licenses
• Environmental matters
• Real estate
• IP ownership
• Judicial matters

15:00-15:40 Session – II
Takashi Tezuka,
Partner, Atsumi & Sakai
Tax Aspects
• Types of companies in Japan
• Tax aspects impacting deal commercials
• Tax rates for companies
• Dividend payment rules
• Tax on royalty payments and interest payments

15:40-16:00 Session – III
Mr. Rett Peaden,
Partner and Head of M&A Practice Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
U.S. Perspective on Challenges for Cross-Border M&A in Japan

16:00-16:15 Q&A
Moderation:
Ashish Jejurkar, Partner & Manager India Desk, Atsumi & Sakai, Tokyo

Registration

Please see HERE for details.