PROFESSIONALS

Ryohei OKAWARA


Practice Area


Specialized / Other Practice Area

School Legal Affairs

Education

Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (2007-2008)
Hitotsubashi University Law School (J.D., 2007)
Hitotsubashi University (LL.B., 2005)

Admission

Japan (2008)

Experience

Specialist Committee Member of Council for University Chartering and School Juridical Person (2017-Present)
TMI Associates (Associate, 2009-2013, 2017-Present)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT), Higher Education Bureau, Private Education Institution Department (2013-2017)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT), Improvement committee (2017-2019)

Languages

Japanese / English

Memberships

Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
Japan Institution for Higher Education Evaluation, A member of University Assessment Committee
Association of Private Universities of Japan, Researcher
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Articles & Publications

2019/05/15ARTICLE “Handling of Claims for Refunds of Tuition Fees and the Like during the Bankruptcy of an Incorporated Educational Institution”
2019/05/10ARTICLE “Consideration on ‘Measures for the Improvement of the Incorporated Educational Institutions System’ (Vol. 1) – Improvement/Strengthening of Autonomous Governance of Incorporated Educational Institutions (1)”
2019/02/18ARTICLE “Systematic Reforms of Incorporated Educational Institutions: Well-Balanced Governance Between Aggressiveness and Defensiveness”
2019/01/16ARTICLE “The Amendment to the Civil Code (in Relation to Claims) and the Operation of Universities – Prompt Measures Should Be Taken in Preparation for Impending Enforcement”
2018/10/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 9): The Main Effects on Credit Management ④ (Guarantee (2))”

Seminars & Lectures

2019/04/19EXTERNAL “The Specific Responses that Incorporated Educational Institutions Are Required to Make Due to the Amendment to the Civil Code (in Relation to Claims)”
2019/04/12EXTERNAL “Governance of University Corporations and the Legal Issues Which They Encounter – The Future of University Corporations / The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code / Questions and Answers”
2019/03/05EXTERNAL “Seminar for Incorporated Educational Institutions – Notable Points in Accounting and Consumption Tax Reform and the Main Effects of the Amendment to the Civil Code on Professional Practice”
2018/12/03EXTERNAL “Towards the Strengthening of Governance in Incorporated Educational Institutions Establishing Junior Colleges”
2018/02/19EXTERNAL “Legal Measures and Clever Responses for Governance, Compliance and Risk Management of Educational Institutions Thereto – Points in Improving the Governance System, Responses to Compliance both Generally and During an Emergency, and Other Risks”
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Articles & Publications

2019/05/15 ARTICLE “Handling of Claims for Refunds of Tuition Fees and the Like during the Bankruptcy of an Incorporated Educational Institution”
2019/05/10 ARTICLE “Consideration on ‘Measures for the Improvement of the Incorporated Educational Institutions System’ (Vol. 1) – Improvement/Strengthening of Autonomous Governance of Incorporated Educational Institutions (1)”
2019/02/18 ARTICLE “Systematic Reforms of Incorporated Educational Institutions: Well-Balanced Governance Between Aggressiveness and Defensiveness”
2019/01/16 ARTICLE “The Amendment to the Civil Code (in Relation to Claims) and the Operation of Universities – Prompt Measures Should Be Taken in Preparation for Impending Enforcement”
2018/10/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 9): The Main Effects on Credit Management ④ (Guarantee (2))”
2018/09/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 8): The Main Effects on Credit Management ③ (A Supplementary Explanation to Extinctive Prescription; and Guarantee (1))”
2018/08/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 7): The Main Effects on Credit Management ② (The Statutory Interest Rate and Transfer of Claims)”
2018/07/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 6): The Main Effects on Credit Management ① (Extinctive Prescription)”
2018/03/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol. 2): The Main Effects on Professional Practice in Relation to Agreements ① (Sales Agreement (Vol. 1))”
2018/02/10 ARTICLE “The Effect of the Amendment to the Civil Code on the Management of Incorporated Educational Institutions (Vol.1): General Theory”
2017/09/21 ARTICLE “In Face of the ‘2018 Problem’ Caused by the Declining Birth Rate – The Current Status of and Issues in Legal Affairs of Educational Institutions”
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