National | STAGING A COMEBACK Mar 8, 2001

Business law changes just scratch surface

by Sachiko Hirao

Satoshi "Sonny" Koike believes Japan's commercial laws are rigid and inhibitive. Instead of accepting the status quo, however, the 41-year-old entrepreneur has used loopholes in vaguely worded legal terms to stake a claim in the fast-changing world of the Internet. Koike took advantage of one ...