Orrick Library Seminar Series: Cybersecurity for Japanese and Global Corporations Doing Business in Japan

Seminar | September.20.2017 | 9:00am - 10:30am (Tokyo Standard Time)

Orrick Tokyo

(日本語は英語の後に続きます)

Orrick’s Tokyo Office Litigation Group is hosting a series of monthly “Orrick Library” seminars to explore legal issues in various fields in Japan as well as the United States, Asia and Europe. The next seminar will focus on information security and will be held on Wednesday, September 20 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.

William Saito, an information security expert and special advisor to Japan’s Cabinet Office and the Ministry of Economic Trade & Industry (METI), will give an overview of cybersecurity issues and possible countermeasures currently being considered by the Japanese government.  He will be joined by Aravind Swaminathan, global co-chair of Orrick’s Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Team and former cybercrime prosecutor, who will comment on U.S. legal aspects by video from our Seattle office. 

Date: September 20, 2017 (Thursday) 9:00 am – 10:30 am (Registration from 8:45 am)
Place: Orrick Tokyo Law Office (Map)
Speakers: William Saito, Special Advisor to Japan’s Cabinet Office and the Ministry of Economic Trade & Industry (METI) and Aravind Swaminathan, Partner, Orrick Seattle Office
Language: English
Fee: No charge
Registration deadline: September 19 (Tuesday)

*Tokyo Litigation Partners Yoshihiro Takatori, David Case and Shinsuke Yakura will join and offer additional perspectives.

** Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP is an accredited MCLE provider in the States of New York and California.  This continuing legal education course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 1.5 credit hours, of which 1.5 credit hours can be applied toward the areas of professional practice requirement.

For questions, please contact Aya Mori .


日本及びグローバル企業の日本におけるビジネスのためのサイバーセキュリティ講座

オリック東京オフィス訴訟グループでは、「Orrick Library」と題し、日本のみならず米国、アジアおよびヨーロッパの各地域における様々な分野の法律問題についてセミナーを開催しております。今回のセミナーは、日米のサイバーセキュリティーに関する最新動向にフォーカスし、2017年9月20日(水)、午前9時~午前10時30分にて開催いたします。

情報セキュリティ専門家であり、内閣府及び経済産業省の特別顧問である齋藤ウィリアム氏を会場に迎え、現在日本政府が取り組んでいるサイバーセキュリティー対策の概要等をご紹介いただき、日本企業が留意すべき問題について解説いただきます。また、オリックのサイバーセキュリティー及びデータプライバシー業務の共同代表であり、米国連邦政府のサイバーセキュリティチームのヘッドを務めていた元検察官であるアラヴィンド・スワミナサン米国弁護士がオリック・シアトル・オフィスよりビデオ会議にて参加し、米国のサイバーセキュリティー問題の法務対応策について最新の動向をご紹介いたします。

日 時:2017年9月20日(火)9:00 am – 10:30 am (開場および受付開始8:45 am)
会 場:オリック東京法律事務所(アクセス)
講 師:内閣府参与、齋藤 ウィリアム 浩幸氏;オリック・シアトル・オフィス、パートナー、アラヴィンド・スワミナサン
言 語:英語
費:無料
申込締切:2017年9月19日(火)

※1 当セミナーのプレゼンテーションは英語で行われますが、東京オフィス訴訟グループの髙取 芳宏弁護士 (第一東京弁護士会)、ディビッド・ケイス外国法事務弁護士(第二東京弁護士会)矢倉 信介弁護士(第一東京弁護士会)が適宜協議に参加すると共に、日本語で対応質問等にお答え致します。

※2 このプログラムは米国ニューヨーク州及びカリフォルニア州のCLEクレジットの対象となっています。

セミナーに関するお問い合わせは、毛利亜矢まで

CLE Credits Available: Y

William Saito Special Advisor to Japan’s Cabinet Office and the Ministry of Economic Trade & Industry (METI)

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Practice:

  • Cybersecurity & Data Privacy
  • White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance
  • Class Action Defense
  • Digital Crimes
  • Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions
  • Trials
  • Fintech
  • Internet of Things

Aravind Swaminathan Partner Cybersecurity & Data Privacy, White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance

Seattle

Aravind Swaminathan is global co-chair of the firm's Cybersecurity & Data Privacy team, which was named Privacy Practice Group of the Year in 2016 by Law360, and is nationally ranked by The Legal 500 in two categories. Aravind earned "particular praise" from Legal 500, as part of a team known for being "extremely responsive and client focused, succeeding at meeting the needs of both in-house counsel and tech-savvy business clients." Aravind is a former federal cybercrime prosecutor, an accomplished trial lawyer, and class action litigator, with extensive experience in handling cybersecurity incidents and data breaches, government and internal investigations, and privacy-related matters.

Aravind advises clients in cybersecurity risk assessment and management, breach incident response planning, and corporate governance responsibilities related to cybersecurity. Aravind has directed over 100 data breach investigations and cybersecurity incident response efforts, including ones with national security implications. He also represents companies and organizations facing cybersecurity and privacy-oriented FTC, SEC, and State Attorney General investigations and class action litigation. Aravind is a sought-after speaker on cybersecurity issues, including threat landscapes, mitigation strategies, incident response plans, and threat management in mobile device ecosystems. Aravind previously served on the City of Seattle’s Privacy Advisory Committee, as general counsel to Washington State Governor Jay Inslee's task force on drone legislation, and is currently serving as counsel to PISCES, a first-of-its-kind organization whose purpose is to facilitate information sharing between state and local agencies and municipalities to improve threat intelligence availability to support critical government services.

Until 2013, Aravind served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Western District of Washington, where he served as one of the district's Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Section attorneys. As a prosecutor, Aravind investigated and prosecuted a broad array of cybercrime cases, including ones involving hacking, phishing, theft of trade secrets, click fraud, cyber threats, and identity theft. Aravind also led the United States Attorney's Office cybercrime outreach program for the Western District of Washington, where he worked with members of the Department of Justice, state and federal regulators, law enforcement and other organizations on cybersecurity and related privacy issues.

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Practice:

  • Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
  • Cybersecurity
  • Antitrust & Competition
  • Mass Torts & Product Liability
  • Intellectual Property
  • Employment Law & Litigation
  • Japan

Yoshihiro Takatori Partner Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution, International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Tokyo

Yoshi Takatori is head partner of the Litigation Group in the Tokyo office. His practice focuses on cross-border dispute resolution including multi-jurisdictional litigation and international arbitration on intellectual property, product liability, anti-trust, FCPA, UKBA, cybersecurity issues, compliance investigation and disputes involving labor laws. Yoshi has been recognized by numerous international publications such as being ranked Band 1 as a Dispute Resolution lawyer in Chambers Asia Pacific.

Yoshi has an active practice advising and counseling multi-national Japanese companies and the Japanese Government, on proactive cybersecurity program development, testing and strategy. He also advises on cybersecurity issues in the context of adversarial proceedings and dispute resolution. He is an Editor and Co-author of “Cyber Security Strategy for Litigation and Compliance,” which is the first book in the Japanese legal marketplace discussing multi-stakeholder risk management strategies relating to external cyber-attacks and insider cyber trade secret theft. He is regularly consulted by leading media outlets, including TV and newspapers, and quoted, in major business publications on cybersecurity issues and insights.

Yoshi's previous experience includes:

  • representing several Japanese companies in the Cresvale Securities (Princeton Bonds) incident, which victimized over 150 Japanese companies, and played a central role in the trial and settlement procedures in Japan and New York;
  • successfully representing clients in a number of IP-related dispute resolutions involving trademark, counterfeit and patent issues in U.S., Asian and EU jurisdictions. In recent years he has gained attention for victories in compensation for damages of trademark infringement in foreign countries through application of foreign law and Japanese law through the Act on General Rules for Application of Laws; and
  • numerous achievements in cross-border enforcement, trial and international arbitration such as obtaining a temporary restraining order in Japanese court based on the certified decision in California that includes JPY400 billion in punitive damages.
In addition, Yoshi is listed as a recommended arbitrator for the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA) and listed on SIAC’s Panel of Arbitrators, and serves key positions in the international arbitration field such as being an executive director for the Japan Association of Arbitrators, a fellow (FCAIrb.) and co-convener of the Japan Chapter of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb.).

Prior to joining Orrick, he was chair of the litigation department at the Tokyo office of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP.
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Practice:

  • Intellectual Property
  • Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
  • Technology Companies Group
  • Cybersecurity & Data Privacy
  • IP Counseling & Due Diligence
  • 3D Printing
  • Japan

David Case Partner Intellectual Property, Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Tokyo

David Case is an experienced intellectual property and commercial disputes lawyer in Orrick’s Tokyo office. His experience in Japan and New York includes a variety of intellectual property and information technology contentious and non-contentious matters on behalf of Japanese and non-Japanese clients.

In connection with his contentious work, David has assisted with or been lead counsel in numerous litigations and arbitrations venued in the United States and Japan involving intellectual property infringement claims or commercial claims involving intellectual property rights. David also regularly supports Orrick’s M&A and venture start-up teams in respect of intellectual property and information technology aspects of cross border M&A and venture capital deals.

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Practice:

  • Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Patents
  • Copyright, Trademark & False Advertising
  • Antitrust & Competition
  • International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
  • Mass Torts & Product Liability
  • Employment Law & Litigation
  • Japan

Shinsuke Yakura Partner Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Patents

Tokyo

Shinsuke Yakura is a partner in Orrick’s Tokyo office and a member of the Complex Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group. His practice focuses on intellectual property, antitrust, product liability, medical and pharmaceutical disputes, employment law, including labor law related disputes, and other commercial disputes for both domestic and foreign companies.

He actively engages in cross-border litigation and arbitration and draws on his extensive knowledge and experience from the United States, United Kingdom, China and Japan.

Shinsuke has represented companies in patent infringement litigation involving a wide range of technologies related to pharmaceuticals, computer software, electric devices and industrial machinery. He has also handled other IP-related issues such as trademark infringement (including parallel import matters), anti-counterfeiting, copyright and right to publicity. He is a qualified patent attorney (Benrishi) in Japan.

Shinsuke also counsels clients on antitrust and competition matters. He is regularly involved in mergers and acquisitions, licensing and other transactional matters, as well as litigious matters related to antitrust and competition issues.