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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1985
Mar 2013
Professor, Fukuoka University Faculty of Law, Law
Professor, Kumamoto Univ. of Commerce
Director, Institute of Foreign Affairs


Graduate School, Division of Law, Kyushu University
Faculty of Law, Kyushu University


Limitation and Contradiction of Present Legislation against Wages Discrimination by Sex : Critical Notes on the Social Insurance Payment Fund Case Decision
Labor Law Quarterly   157    1990
Legal Issues on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Jurist   956    1990
New Industrial Accidents and Workers' Compensation System in the 80's
Labor Law Quarterly   150    1989
Prevention of Industrial Accidents
The Issues on the Labor Law   7    1990
Industrialized America is Warning to Japan-Situation of American Women's Workers
Economy   292    1988
Review of the Supreme Court Decisions by the Court an Employers' Duty for Safety in the Workplace
Labor Law Quarterly   142    1987
From Property Liability to Property Damages Claim : Asbestos Litigations in the U. S. A.
Weekly Social Security   43(1556)    1989
Pollution, Industrial Accidents, and Occupational Diseases in Semi Conductor Industries
Labor Law Quarterly   138    1986
Women's Right to Pension
Wage and Social Security   913    1985
The Development of Workers' Compensation Laws in the U. S. ((]G0001[))
Journal of Law and Politics   37(5・6)    1971
Legal Issues on Wages Discrimination by Sex
Jurist   719    1980
Review of the Labor Standards Law-before Ratification of the U. N. Convention Concerning Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women
Women and Law   25    1984
Protection and Equality of Working Women
The Monthly Journal of the Japan Institute of Labour   255    1980
Legal Issues Concerning the U. S. Occupational Safety and Healthy Act
The Monthly Journal of the Japan Institute of Labour   248    1979
Workers'Compensation and Damages in the U. S. A. ((]G0001[)), ((]G0002[))
Bulletin of Labor Law Society   1279-1280    1979
Impact of amicus curiae brief of Professor Lea Kanowitz on the Karatsu Red Cross Hospital Case
Labour Law Quarterly   125    1982
Recent Issues on the Violation of the Labor Standards Act
Labor Law Quarterly   122    1981
Monthly Physiological Leave
The Issues on the Labor Law   7    1979
Litigating Tactics by Working Women : Coping with Gaps between Legal Norms and Social Norms
Bulletin of the Institute of Social Welfare   7    1979
Recent Trend in Job Security in the U. S. A.
Labor Law Quarterly   107    1978
Protection of Women Workers
Women Today : Situation and Future   3    1976
New Accident Compensation Act of 1972 of New Zealand : Termination of Common Law Action for Personal Injury
International Affairs Studies   3(1)    1975
The Formation of the American Workmens' Compensation Laws of the Nationarnd States
Kumamoto Shodai Ronshu   39    1973
The Rights of the Aged Social Welfare Services
Bulletin of the Institute of Social Welfare   4    1975
The American Wokers' Compensation : Higher Damages for Personal Injury and Death
Wage Forum   11    1977
Report of the National Commissionen on State Workmen's Compensation Laws in the U. S. A.
International Affairs studies   2(1)    1974
Commuting Accidents in the U. S. A.
Jurist   518    1972
The American Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970
International Affairs Studies   1(1)    1973
"HORIKI Case" ; a Problem on Social Welfare Administration
Journal of Labor Law   41    1973
The Conditions to Claim Compensation for Lost Time : the Hamamatsu Labor Standards Office Case
One Hundred Court Decisions on Social Security(Second Ed. )   113    1991
Family Allowance, Household Allowance, and Article 4 of the Labor Standerds Law : the Iwate Bank Case
Comments on the Important Decisions in 1985   862    1986
Early Retirement Policy for Women Workers-the Nissan Automobile Industry Case
One Hundred Count Decisions on Labor(4th Ed. )   73    1981
Rainaud's Disease and the Employers' Duty for Safety at the Workplace : the Kochi Branch Office of the Forestry Bureau Case
Comments on the Important Decisions in 1984   838    1985
The Employers' Duty to Provide a Safe and Healthy Workplace : Damages Claim Case by the Surviving Families of the Member of the Self-Defense Force
Labor Law Quarterly   96    1975
A Protest Strike : the Rodosta Industry Case
One Hundred Count Decisions on Labor(5th Ed. )   101    1990
Sexual Harassment : Two Types'Herassment Universally Acknowledged
Hogaku Seminar   448    1992
Legal Issues on the Working Conditions of Home Helpers and Home Nurses for the Aged
Aging Society and In-Home Services (Special Eolition of Juristo)      1993
Legal Information on Labor Managemert
Rodo Hanrei (Special Edition)      1993
Violence in the Workplace and Employers' Liability in the U.S.A
Overseas Social Security News   (112) 4-18   1995
How evaluate the Family Care Leave Law - its significance and problem
Rodohoritusjunpo   (1366) 6-11   1995
The Family Care Leave System
250-256   1995
Duty for Safety to Sub Contractor's Workers - Kashima Kensetu・ Oishi Toso Case
One Hundred Court Decisions on Labor Law (6th Ed.)      1995
Ten Years Enforcement of Equal Employment Opportunity Law and problems in the future
Jurist   (1079) 4-15   1995
An Action for Nullity of Decision for the Worker's Compensation Benefit under Examination on claim
Rodo Hanrei   (682) 17-22   1996
Sexual Herassment in the Workplace and Equal Employment Legislation
St.Johs's Law Review   69(1-2) 37-60   1995
Trend of the Labor LawDecisions focusing on the Supreme Court Decisions : Achievement and Theorey. No. 7 "Women's Work"
Rodo Hanrei   (706) 6-16   1997
Amendment of the Equal Employment Opportunity Law-how the Women's status is Affected by the abolishment of the Women's protection?
Forum : Women and Work21   5(19) 18-28   1997
Study of the Amendment of the Equal Employment opportunity Law and the Future Problems
Rodohoritsujunpo   (1420) 6-21   1997
Outline and problems of the Amendments to the Equal Employment Opportunity Law and the Labor Standards Law
Freedom and Justice   49(6) 80-91   1998
Sexual Harassment and Dismissal to Reduce the Work Force
Rodo Hanrei   (764) 7-16   1999
Reveiw of the Sexual Harassment Law in the U.S. -Focus on the Recent Supreme Count Decisions
Journal of LaforLaw   (94) 39-56   1999
Outline of Equal Enployment Oppoitunity Law
Sepecial Edition of Hogaku-Seminal, ┣DBLabor Standards Law(/)-┫DB   362-373   1999
Damages and Social Security Benefits
Junit Sepcial Edition One Hundred Decisions on Social Security (3rd.bd.)   124-125   2000
Enactment of Child Care Leave and Elderly Care Leave Law
Rodohoritsujunpo   (1471-72) 93-95   2000
Present Situation of Employment Discrimination Litigation
International Women   (14) 140-146   2000
Denial of Presumption of Sex Discriminatory Treatment on the Statistical Data and Plaintiff's Burden of Proof
Horitsujiho   73(1) 115-118   2001
Equal Employment and Labor Law
Rodo Horitsu Junpo   (1495・1496) 54-56   2001
Labor Laws and the Legal Status of Home Care and Nursing Care Workers
The Quarterly of Social Security Research   36(4) 482-493   2001
Reasonable Standard of collective redurdancy dismissal be applied to refusal of renemal of defined employment cortract
Suggestion of C 111 Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention
Sekai no Rodo   
Degal Problem with the Dnal-track Employment System: The District Court Decision on the Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.
S.Firestone, Dialectic of Sex in 50 Masterpieces on Feminism
Sexual Harassment: Fukuoka Sexual Harassment Case
One Hundred Court Decisions on Labor(7th Ed.)   

Books etc

Women's Wages : Stability and Change in Six Indrstrialized Countries
JAI Press Inc. (U. S. A. )   1991   
Family, Labor and Welfare
Lectures on Labor Law (]G0003[) : Workers' Protection Law (New Edition)
Right to Live Today : Its Jurisprudence and System-Essays in Honor of Professor Seishi ARAKI
Workers' Compensation law studies : Essays in Honor of professor Hayato KUBOTA
Change and Development of Social Security
Women Workers in Fifteen Countries : Essays in Honor of Alice Hanson COOK
ILR Press(Cornell Univ. , U. S. A. )   1985   
Present Issues in the Social Legislations : Essays in Honor of Professor Michihiro HAYASHI
Working Women in Japan : Discrimination, Resistance, and Reform
ILR Press(Cornell Univ. , U. S. A. )   1980   
New Era for Equal Employment of Men and Women
Studies on the Labor Protection Legislation : Essays in Honor of Professor Kenichi Hokao
Child Care Leave-Law and Practice
Treatise on Guarantee of Living
Legal Theory of Sexual Harassment on Campurs
System for Care of the Elda-Legal Status of Home Care Workers
Laws for the Aged   1997   
Equality between Men and Women and Family Responsibility
New Introduction to Labor Law Today   2001   


Workers'Compensation System in the U. S. A.
Amicus curiae brief on Damages Claim Case No. 1872(Wa), 1989, Fukuoka District Court
Sexual Harassment and Management and Enterprise Liability-The First Court Decisior on Sexual Harassment
Amicus curiae brief on District Court Decision of Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.

Research Grants & Projects

Violence in the Workplace and Employer's Liability
Industrial Physician and Occupational Health Nurse
Sexual Harassment