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Symposium "Preventive Instruments of Social Governance"

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Preventive Instruments of Social Governance

September 21-22, 2016

Symposium of the Japanese-German Project Group "Social Governance by Law" by FRIAS and the Nagoya Institute for Advanced Research (IAR)

Symposium of the Project Group FRIAS-Nagoya IAR "Social Governance by Law"
When Sep 21, 2016 02:00 PM to
Sep 22, 2016 05:00 PM
Where FRIAS, Albertstr. 19, Seminar Room, North Wing
Attendees geschlossen / closed event
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Further information on the FRIAS-Nagoya IAR project group "Social Governance by Law: Substantive Standards and Procedural Enforcement"

Organisation: Prof. Alexander Bruns (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)

Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Words of Welcome

Dr. Carsten Dose, FRIAS Administrative Director


Prof. Dr. Alexander Bruns, LL.M., University of Freiburg

14:20 - 15:00

Protection of Collective Interests in Japan: Group Litigation for Injunction

Professor Miyuki Watanabe

15:00 - 15:40

Injunctive Corporate Governance?

Professor Dr. Alexander Bruns, LL.M. (Duke Univ.)

15:40 - 16:20

Interim Measures in German and English Civil Procedure:

Preconditions and Standard of Proof

Dr. Julia Caroline Scherpe, LL.M. (Cantab)

16.50 – 17.30



17.30 – 18.10

Preventive Measures in Contract Law: Recent Debate over “Duty to Mitigate” in Japan

Professor Dr. Tomohiro Yoshimasa


Preventive Administration of Justice and Notarial Counseling

Stefan Thönissen, LL.M. (Yale)

Thursday, September 22, 2016

9.00 - 9.40

9.40 - 10.20

Elements of Prevention of Conflicts and Disputes in Labour and Employment Law

Professor Dr. Sebastian Krebber, LL.M. (Georgetown)


Dispute Preventive Measures in International Investment Arbitration

Assistant Professor Dr. Alisher Umirdinov, LL.D. (Nagoya)

10.50 – 11.30

Injunctive Relief for Patent Infringement: A New Trend in Japan?

Professor Masabumi Suzuki

11.30 – 12.10

Prevention of copyright infringements in conflicts over new technologies?

The example of the allocation of rights in Internet-Protocol-Television (IPTV) and Internet-Videorecorders in the era of convergence of transmission paths

Professor Dr. Maximilian Haedicke

12.10 – 12.50

Prevention by Procedure - Law of Evidence as a Means to Avoid Patent-Related Legal Actions

Roman Würtenberger

14.30 – 15.10

Regulation of Cross-Border Financial Transactions by Conflict of Laws

Professor Dai Yokomizo

15.10 – 15.50

Punitive Damages in European and German Private International Law

Professor Dr. Jan von Hein

16.20 – 17.00

Recent Developments in Rules on Choice of Court Agreements in Japan

Shiho Kato, LL.M. (Nagoya)