PROFESSIONALS

Mitsuko MIYAGAWA


Awards and Honors

FY2019 Intellectual Property Achievement Awards (“Awards for Contributor Concerning the Intellectual Property Rights System” from the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry)

The Top 250 Women in IP (2016) by Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS

 


Practice Area


Education

Harvard Law School (LL.M., 1993)
Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1984-1986)
The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1984)

Admission

New York (1994)
Japan (1986)

Experience

Outside Director, Mitsubishi Mortors Corporation (2019-)
Chairperson of the Committee on Intellectual Property Rights of the Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2019-)
Director, Japan Association of Arbitrators (2018-Present)
Member of the Customs Dissatisfaction Review Committee Ministry of Finance (2017-Present)
Outside Corporate Auditor, Panasonic Corporation (2016-Present)
Outside Director, S.T. Corporation (2008-2011, 2015-Present)
(Chairperson of Auditor Committee (2010-2011))
Lecturer, Keio Law School (2005-Present)
TMI Associates (Associate,1990-1995; Partner,1995-Present)
Member of the Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters of the Cabinet (2013-2017)
Auditor, Unilever Japan Holdings K.K. (2012-2016)
Addleshaw Goddard, London (1994)
New York Office of Proskauer Rose LLP (1993-1994)
Nishimura and Sanada (1986-1990)

Languages

Japanese / English

Memberships

Japan Association of Arbitrators (JAA)
Intellectual Property Center of Japan Federation of Bar Associations
Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
International Bar Association (IBA)
International Trademark Association (INTA)
Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
American Bar Association (ABA)
Entertainment Lawyers Network
Japan Trademark Association (JTA)
Intellectual Property Association of Japan (IPAJ)
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, New York
New York County Lawyers' Association
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Articles & Publications

2020/03/02ARTICLE “Q&A Handbook on Cybersecurity-Related Laws and Regulations”
2020/02/26ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”
2019/03/01ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”
2018/07/17ARTICLE “Comparative Legal Guide Japan: Intellectual Property”
2018/07/01ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”

Seminars & Lectures

2019/11/08EXTERNAL “Cross-Border Protection of Design”
2018/11/03EXTERNAL “FICPI-JAPAN Intellectual Property Osaka Symposium 2018″
2015/03/03EXTERNAL “Online Privacy, Consumer Protection & Competition”

Other Seminars & Lectures

  • External "Arbitrating IP Disputes – Is This The Final Frontier Or Has The Journey Only Just Begun?" Panel Discussion at IPBA Annual Meeting and Conference in Singapore "
  • External "Patent and Trade Secret Interface: Developments in U.S. Europe and Asia" Panel Discussion at 2015 High Technology Protection Summit by Center for Advanced Study & Research on Intellectual Property, the University of Washington School of Law in Seattle, USA
  • External "Right of Publicity in Japan"at Electric Games Summit, IBA Annual Conference in Tokyo
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Articles & Publications

2020/03/02 ARTICLE “Q&A Handbook on Cybersecurity-Related Laws and Regulations”
2020/02/26 ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”
2019/03/01 ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”
2018/07/17 ARTICLE “Comparative Legal Guide Japan: Intellectual Property”
2018/07/01 ARTICLE “JAPAN – LAW and PRACTICE”
2018/02/23 ARTICLE “Law And Practice JAPAN”
2017/03/25 ARTICLE “[Feature: Branding Strategies and Utilization of Trademarks] New Trademarks”
2017/03/01 ARTICLE “LAW & PRACTICE JAPAN”
2016/02/01 BOOK “Legal Consultation Regarding Pets”
2016/01/27 BOOK “Trade Secret Protection: A Global Guide”
ARTICLE An article Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa and Attorney Naoki Koizumi participated in authoring was published by Seirin-Shoin.
BOOK “Laws regarding Cloud Computing”
ARTICLE An article by Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa in which she explains a judicial precedent was included and published in the Additional Volume of the Hanrei Times, Issue 32.
ARTICLE Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa’s article was published in the A.I.P.P.I. (International Edition).
ARTICLE Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa’s article was published in the Bessatsu Hanrei Times.
ARTICLE Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa’s article was published in the BUSINESS LAW JOURNAL.
ARTICLE Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa’s article was published in the Bessatsu Hanrei Times.
ARTICLE Attorneys Mitsuko Miyagawa and Masahiko Ishida’s article was published in the May edition of Managing Intellectual Property.
ARTICLE Attorney Mitsuko Miyagawa’s article was published in a special edition of Jurist.
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Seminars & Lectures

2019/11/08EXTERNAL “Cross-Border Protection of Design”
2018/11/03EXTERNAL “FICPI-JAPAN Intellectual Property Osaka Symposium 2018″
2015/03/03EXTERNAL “Online Privacy, Consumer Protection & Competition”

Other Seminars & Lectures

  • External "Arbitrating IP Disputes – Is This The Final Frontier Or Has The Journey Only Just Begun?" Panel Discussion at IPBA Annual Meeting and Conference in Singapore "
  • External "Patent and Trade Secret Interface: Developments in U.S. Europe and Asia" Panel Discussion at 2015 High Technology Protection Summit by Center for Advanced Study & Research on Intellectual Property, the University of Washington School of Law in Seattle, USA
  • External "Right of Publicity in Japan"at Electric Games Summit, IBA Annual Conference in Tokyo