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Establishing your organization in Canada or elsewhere in the world can be a challenge for Japanese companies. You need legal representation that has thorough knowledge of how to do so efficiently and effectively.

BLG has more than 50 years’ experience advising Japanese companies on doing business in Canada and around the world. Our lawyers fully understand the special aspects and complexities of transactions and disputes relating to Japan. We also advise many leading Canadian and global companies in connection with their operations and transactions in Japan.

We provide legal, business, regulatory and governmental advice to leading Japanese companies and institutions conducting business in Canada. We help clients with:

  • mergers and acquisitions
  • complex litigation
  • asset management
  • regulatory and transactional issues
  • intellectual property matters
  • technology transactions
  • regulatory issues
  • antitrust issues
  • restructurings
  • employment issues
  • finance transactions
  • project finance issues
  • tax matters
  • securities law issues
  • trade
  • government relations matters
We also assist clients with matters related to life sciences, telecommunications, automobiles, shipping and advanced manufacturing.

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