What are the risks of imminent Japanese employment law reforms, in particular the proposals to standardize and regulate a growing, intermediate category in Japan’s division of labor called gentei seiki koyou, regular employment that is limited by ...
"What do I do now?" Post-Retirement Leisure in Japan
Compensation for Overwork Deaths (Karoshi) and Japan's Changing Employment Culture
This paper considers key cases of karoshi (death from overwork) and their effects on reform of standards for granting workers’ compensation payments. If work is recognized as cause of death, Japanese law provides state support for victims’ familie...