Lexis Advance: Japan News and Legal Analysis
Lexis Advance does not have many resources for providing legal and business analysis for Japan. The best Lexis Advance resources available on Japanese Law are:
There are Japanese news sources and a limited number of Japanese secondary law sources available on Lexis. They can be found by following these paths:
The main Japanese law and news resources available are Lexis are:
Westlaw - Practice Oriented Resources:
The Practical Law resources on Westlaw offer a rich collection of up-to-date in-depth business law and litigation content including Practice Notes, Standard Documents and Clauses, Checklists, Toolkits, Legal Updates, Country-by-Country Legal Research Guidance, Country Comparison Tools, and Subject Specific Practice Resources.
There are several ways to locate Japanese legal resources in Practical Law:
Practical Law also provides access to Doing Business in Japan (2018) covering foreign investment, corporate structure, employment law, taxes, customs, and competition rules.
Westlaw - Japan News & Legal Analysis:
Westlaw contains a limited number of resources covering Japanese news and law.
- There are a few journals focusing on the Japanese legal system. You can locate articles about Japanese law by searching the "Secondary Sources" section.
Bloomberg Law & Bloomberg BNA:
Bloomberg Law contains a limited amount of legal analysis of Japanese legal issues. But the database does include excellent news resources
Bloomberg Law provides access to resources such as:
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