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Takashi Nakazaki

Takashi Nakazaki
Akasaka K-Tower
2-7, Motoakasaka 1-chome


Who's Who Legal Japan - TMT

Takashi Nakazaki is special counsel at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune with broad experience in the areas of data protection and privacy (including big data and IoT), information security, intellectual property including copyright and trademarks, licensing (including software licences and patent licences), and payment services (including credit cards and pre-paid cards). Further, he has experience working on matters relating to cyberlaw issues such as cloud computing, domain names, e-commerce, and social media and other technology related areas (including computer forensics, digital copyright, software development and open source code), telecommunications, labour and general corporate law.

In the area of cyberlaw, he frequently advises various international and domestic online service companies including operators of online games, social games, online gambling, SNS and live streaming. In addition, he regularly assists the Japanese government in data protection and cyberlaw areas, including the national Omote-nashi project, and continuously leads IAPP Tokyo as a co-chair.

Recently, he has focused on artificial intelligence, casino, e-sport, gambling, social media and robot issues, and also contributes to the IBA technology committee and AIPPI Japan as an editorial board member.

Mr Nakazaki has been ranked as one of the top lawyers in the data protection and information security field for the last several years. He leads the technology and information practice group of Anderson Mori & Tomotsune.

Mr Nakazaki received his LLB from the University of Tokyo (1998), and holds an LLM from Columbia Law School (2008). He worked for Arnold & Porter LLP (September 2008 -June 2009) before resuming his position at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune.

WWL says: Takashi Nakazaki is a clear leader in the field with a wide range of IT and telecommunications experience.

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