May 9, 2014

IBM Japan did not abuse tax consolidation rules, court rules

The Tokyo District Court on Friday endorsed the IBM Japan group’s complaint against back taxes ordered by the National Tax Agency for abusing tax consolidation regulations. If the decision becomes final, IBM Japan is expected to receive a tax refund of some ¥120 billion ...

Feb 26, 2014

Suit filed over dating, property scam

Twelve victims of dating scams involving investments in luxury apartments file a group suit with the Tokyo District Court, demanding ¥200 million in total damages from real estate agencies and mortgage lenders.

Aug 18, 2013

Privacy for child assault victim

The Tokyo District Court should not press prosecutors to identify the child victim of an indecent assault as police have a new policy of safeguarding victims' privacy.