May 11, 2017

ABA sections release joint comment on Japan’s draft revision of anti-monopoly law

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2017 — The American Bar Association Sections of Antitrust Law, International Law and Intellectual Property Law have released joint comments on the “Japan Fair Trade Commission’s Draft Revisions to the Guidelines Concerning Distribution Systems and Business Practices under the Antimonopoly Act.” 

These views are presented only on behalf of the sections. They have not been approved by the ABA House of Delegates or Board of Governors and should not be construed as representing the policy of the American Bar Association.

 

The cover letter and comments, dated May 9, 2017, are available for review online. Comments are in Japanese and English.

 

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