NAKAHIGASHI, Masafumi

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Name
NAKAHIGASHI, Masafumi
Affiliation
Nagoya University
Section
Graduate School of Law Department of the Combined Graduate Program in Law and Political Science Contemporary Legal Systems
Job title
Professor
Degree
LL.D.(Nagoya University)
Research funding number
00237372

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1991
 - 
Mar 1993
Assistant, Nagoya University
 
Apr 1996
 - 
Mar 2005
Assistant Professor, Nagoya University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2014
Professor, Graduate School of Law JD Program for Legal Practice (Nagoya University Law School), Nagoya University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2015
Graduate School of Law, Nagoya University
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2015
Nagoya University
 

Published Papers

 
The Enigma of Hostile Takeovers in Japan: Bidder Beware
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Comparative Takeover Regulation: Global and Asian Perspectives (Umakanth Varottil and Wai Yee Wan eds.: Cambridge University Press)   211-240   2018   [Invited]
The Enigma of Hostile Takeovers in Japan: Bidder Beware
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Berkeley Bus. L.J   (15) 4-42   2018
Kigyo No Shakai-teki Sekinin: Challenges for Corporate Social Responsibility in Japan
Janis Sarra & Masafumi Nakahigash
UBC Law Review   45(3) 779-836   Oct 2012
Japan's Love for Derivative Actions: Irrational Behavior and Non-Economic Motives as Rational Explanations for Shareholder Litigation
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Corporate Practice Commentator   54(2) 425-508   Aug 2012
Land of the Rising Derivative Action: Revisiting Irrationality to Understand Japan's Unreluctant Shareholder Litigant
Masafumi Nakahigashi & Dan W.Puchiniak
The Derivative Action in Asia   128-185   Jun 2012
`Case No. 21 Corporate Law ---- Business Judgment Rule ---- Derivative Action' in Moritz Bälz et al eds., Business Law in Japan ----"
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
215-226   Apr 2012
Japan's Love for Derivative Actions: Irrational Behavior and Non-EconomicMotives as Rational Explanations for Shareholder Litigation
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law   (45) 1-82   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Contracts on Mergers and Acquisitions in Japan
Masafumi Nakahigashi Rolf Struner and Masanori Kawano
International Contact Litigation, Arbitration and Judicial Responsibility in Transnational Dispute   44-50   Dec 2010
Balancing Social and Corporate Culture in the Global Economy: The evaluation of Japanese Corporate Structure and Norms' (co-authored with Janis Sarra)
Janis Sarra & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Law & Policy   24(4) 299-354   Oct 2002
Corporate Governance in Japan: Financial Information and Auditing System (conference paper)
Corporate Governance (University of Wisconsin, School of Law)   全   May 2002
Corporate Governance in Japan in the 21st Century: A Comment on Nottage
Masafumi Nakahigashi
The Multiple World of Japanese Law: Disjunctions and Conjuctions   1-20   2001

Misc

 
The Enigma of Hostile Takeovers in Japan: Bidder Beware
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Comparative Takeover Regulation: Global and Asian Perspectives (Umakanth Varottil and Wai Yee Wan eds.: Cambridge University Press)   211-240   2018   [Invited]
The Enigma of Hostile Takeovers in Japan: Bidder Beware
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Berkeley Bus. L.J   (15) 4-42   2018
Kigyo No Shakai-teki Sekinin: Challenges for Corporate Social Responsibility in Japan
Janis Sarra & Masafumi Nakahigash
UBC Law Review   45(3) 779-836   Oct 2012
Japan's Love for Derivative Actions: Irrational Behavior and Non-Economic Motives as Rational Explanations for Shareholder Litigation
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Corporate Practice Commentator   54(2) 425-508   Aug 2012
Land of the Rising Derivative Action: Revisiting Irrationality to Understand Japan's Unreluctant Shareholder Litigant
Masafumi Nakahigashi & Dan W.Puchiniak
The Derivative Action in Asia   128-185   Jun 2012
`Case No. 21 Corporate Law ---- Business Judgment Rule ---- Derivative Action' in Moritz Bälz et al eds., Business Law in Japan ----"
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
215-226   Apr 2012
Japan's Love for Derivative Actions: Irrational Behavior and Non-EconomicMotives as Rational Explanations for Shareholder Litigation
Dan W. Puchniak & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law   (45) 1-82   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Contracts on Mergers and Acquisitions in Japan
Masafumi Nakahigashi Rolf Struner and Masanori Kawano
International Contact Litigation, Arbitration and Judicial Responsibility in Transnational Dispute   44-50   Dec 2010
Balancing Social and Corporate Culture in the Global Economy: The evaluation of Japanese Corporate Structure and Norms' (co-authored with Janis Sarra)
Janis Sarra & Masafumi Nakahigashi
Law & Policy   24(4) 299-354   Oct 2002
Corporate Governance in Japan: Financial Information and Auditing System (conference paper)
Corporate Governance (University of Wisconsin, School of Law)   全   May 2002
Corporate Governance in Japan in the 21st Century: A Comment on Nottage
Masafumi Nakahigashi
The Multiple World of Japanese Law: Disjunctions and Conjuctions   1-20   2001

Books etc

 
Contracts on Mergers and Acquisitions in Japan
Masafumi Nakahigashi Rolf Struner and Masanori Kawano (Part:Joint Work)
Mohr Siebeck   Dec 2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Defensive Measures against Hostile Takeovers in Japan [Invited]
Masafumi Nakahigashi
2017 Seoul Conference: German and East Asian Perspectives on Corporate and Capital Market Law: Investors versus Companies   16 Mar 2017   Center for Financial Law of Seoul National University Asia-Pacific Law Institute of Seoul National University Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Derivative Action and Measures to Collect Evidences in the Civil Procedure
Masafumi nakahigashi Sean McGinty
Recent Comparative Legal Issues on Corporate Law and Securities Law: The 3rd Joint Workshop of SNU Center for Financial Law, Bucerius Institut für Unternehmens-und Kapitalmarktrecht & Nagoya University Graduate School of Law   11 Sep 2015   
The Enigma of Japanese Takeovers: Bidder Beware
Masafumi Nakahigashi
Conference on Comparative Takeover Regulation   23 Jul 2015   
German and Asian Perspectives on Company Law
masafumi nakahigashi
Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht   28 May 2015   
Expansion of Injunctive Relief for Shareholders and Corporate Governance
Century Commercial Law Forum 12th International Symposium   27 Oct 2012