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

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)

Education course

Business History Research into the Modern Sugar Manufacturing Industry

Fumikatsu Kubo
Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Business History (Japanese Business History, Asian Business History), Economic History

Fumikatsu KuboTaiwan became a colony of Japan as a result of the Sino Japanese War. Few people are aware that Japan actively sought to use Taiwan as a base for expanding the centrifugal sugar industry, which was one of the main industries in Japan prior to World War Two.  [ More ]

(Dec. 8)


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)