Roundtable with Joban Kosan Chairman and Executive Director Kazuhiko Saito and Class of 2014 Graduates :Reflecting the path to recovery and post-quake Tohoku


Current Status of Support for the Development of Legal Systems by the Ministry of Justice
– Passionate Lawyers Working around the World

Sakai Kohei
Fellow, Chuo Law School (Director of the International Cooperation Department, Research and Training Institute, Ministry of Justice)
Area of Specialization: The Practice of Criminal Law, and Practical Support for the Development of Legal Systems

Sakai KoheiAs part of the G7, Japan has now become a globally-recognized member of the world’s most developed countries, and supporting developing nations has become an important responsibility for Japan.  [ More ]

(Jan. 12)


Education course

Maritime Expansion of Modern China
—Background and Outlook— (Part 1)

Kenji Takita
Professor, Faculty of Law, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Political Science and International Political Science

Kenji TakitaOn July 12, 2016, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (based in the Hague, the Netherlands) issued an award for the arbitration case brought by the Republic of the Philippines regarding development by China in the South China Sea.  [ More ]

(Jan. 19)

Education course

Tax Compliance

Katsuhiko Sakai
Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Tax Law and Tax Accounting

Katsuhiko SakaiAs awareness is being raised towards corporate compliance, discussion regarding corporate governance has truly blossomed. Without a doubt, the idea that legal compliance will lead to enhanced corporate value will attract even greater attention in the future.  [ More ]

(Jan. 5)


Do educators have pre-established knowledge?

Junichi Nakamoto
Specially Appointed Professor, Faculty of Letters, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Theory of School Education, Theory of Teacher Training, Theory of Social Studies Education

Junichi NakamotoIn school and college education, educators are always mulling over how to instruct learners effectively. I have given this title as an essential question toward educators, and many scholars have discussed it. As I train teachers in this university, I would like to focus on this question by going back to the basics. [ More ]

(Apr. 7)


Two Lives as a Single Person

Tadahiro Fujikawa
Lawyer, T and T Partners Law Office

Shinsuke KanekoWhen I reached 60 years old, I retired from my newspaper company upon reaching mandatory retirement age. Following retirement, I studied at the Chuo Law School and succeed in becoming a lawyer after passing the bar examination on my third attempt. My career encompasses 36 years as a newspaper reporter and 5 years as a lawyer.  [ More ]

(Jan. 16)