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Senior Correspondent, Tokyo
Sachiko covers antitrust, anti-bribery & corruption, and privacy & cyber security. She has an undergraduate degree from Waseda University in Tokyo and a master's degree in communications from United States International (now Alliant International) University in California. She previously worked as a journalist for Time magazine, the Far Eastern Economic Review, Bloomberg News, and the Washington Post in Japan.
Selected Insights by Sachiko
Japanese stakeholders have mostly welcomed the industry ministry’s recent guidelines on licensing negotiations for essential technologies
Chinese courts using anti-suit injunctions against lawsuits in disputes over standard essential patents, or SEPs
Japan published negotiation guidelines between the holders and users of standard essential patents.
Antitrust enforcement in Japan is beset with challenges, including a cultural tendency to seek error-free enforcement
Not many bosses of government agencies find the time to write a book while doing their day job.