GONDA Yasunori Detailed biography
1982 Graduate Tokyo University. Start his practice
1991 Graduate University of Pennsylvania law School (LLM)
1991 Passed Bar Examination of State of New York
   Yasunori Gonda is a partner to Tokyo-Hirakawa,LLP. He has domestic and international experience in product liability and intellectual property infringement cases, in both defensive and offensive role for more than two decades. He has been responsible for preparation and negotiation of international license agreement and similar transaction for both domestic and foreign clients.
   By taking advantages of studying at the University and passing bar examination in the US, He has been responsible especially for working for foreign clients. Mr. Gonda can discuss persuasively his interpretation of Japanese law before courts to accord domestic law to foreign law. He also develops roles of Japanese attorneys who also have title of US attorney in Japan. He is in contact with many foreign attorneys to assist business development of foreign clients in Japan.

Professional Admissions:
Member of Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association

Professional Activities:
Arbitrator of Tokyo Summary Court
Member of Law School Committee of Daiichi Tokyo bar Association

Main Achievements:
Collection Co. vs Item International, Inc.
Contract between Toyosato Country Club Company, Ltd and Weiskopf Enterprises, Inc./ Jay Morrish and Associates, Ltd
Contract between Forval Telecom, Inc. and Real Name Corporation

Main Publication
“Is Patent Journal a publication set forth in Article 30 of Patent Law?” Tokyo Nunoi 1991.
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