Takashi Kanai (LL.B., LL.M)
Takashi Kanai is an attorney-at-law at Frantech Law Office, Tokyo and a professor at Musashino University, Tokyo. His practice involves computer-related contract, trademark, copyright, product liability, corporate, and franchising. He has studied at Keio University, Japan, Cornell University Law School, USA and Queen Mary College, University of London, UK. He is a member of Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association, Japan Trademark Association, and Risk Managers and Consultants Association of Japan.
Publications: Takashi Kanai is the author of “Computer Program and Database Protection in Japan” (co-authored by Kei Amemiya) (in English language) “Franchisor’s Duty to Disclose under Franchise Agreement at its Conclusion” (1994) (in Japanese language) “Franchisee’s Confidentiality Duty and Non-Competition Duty under Franchise Agreement” (1995) (in Japanese language) “Franchise Agreement and Product Liability Law” (1995) (in Japanese language) “Bankruptcy Issues under Franchise System” (1997) (in Japanese language) “Copyright Issues on Graphics” (included in “Copyright Issues on Homepages” edited by Internet Lawyers Conference, 1997) (in Japanese language).