2021 Law (Civil Procedure Law) C

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Kaneko Hironao 
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Lecture    (ZOOM)
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Mon5-6(W935)  Thr5-6(W935)  
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Course description and aims

The purpose of the course is learn why disputes occure and how we solve them, forcusing on "Civil Procedure Law".
Studnets need to learn laws necessary for legal negotiations at the international business in English.
In this course students will study about laws of Civil Dispute Resolution. Laws students learn are Basics of Civil Procedure Law, Civil execution Law and ADR, Bankruptcy Law.

Student learning outcomes

Based on the understanding of Law A course, Study about Civil dispute resolution through theoretical analsys and case studies.

Course taught by instructors with work experience

Applicable How instructors' work experience benefits the course
Based on lacturr's experience as a researcher at the software protection institution, students can practically understand justice system including international dispute resolution.


civil procedure, litigation, judgement, celf execution, ADR, Law and Society, Law and Economics

Competencies that will be developed

Specialist skills Intercultural skills Communication skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

Based on the kowledge of civil law, study about the civil procedure law and civil dispute resolution through discussion and case method.
Welcome Japanese studetns.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 What is dispute? The role of justice system Understand Civil Justice System
Class 2 How to solve disputes comparing some dispute resolution system, understand the role of Civil Court system
Class 3 Object of civil litigation understand the object and limitation of civil litigation
Class 4 Subject of civil litigation understand the party of civil litigation
Class 5 The principles of civil litigation understand principles of civil litigation
Class 6 Claim, Pretrial preparation, Trial understand regulation on claims and trial
Class 7 Evidence and Examination of Evidence evidence
Class 8 Judgement and Enforcement of Judgement understand the effect of judgment
Class 9 Cost of disputes Resolution, Law and Society, Law and Economics learn about dispute resolution in social and ecnomic aspects
Class 10 Alternative Dispute Resolution, Online Dispute Resolution, Conciliation, Arbitration learn about means other than litigation
Class 11 Appeal learn about complaint agains judgement
Class 12 Multi party and complex litigation multiple party and complex litigation
Class 13 Access to Justice Learn about justice
Class 14 General discussion Final Exam

Out-of-Class Study Time (Preparation and Review)

Learn Edix MOOC Course, Basic Japanese Law Civil (TokyoTech) before study in this course.



Reference books, course materials, etc.


Assessment criteria and methods

Daily Work (50%) & Intermediate Report + Final Test(50%)

Related courses

  • LAH.S102 : Law (Civil Law) A
  • LAH.S202 : Law (Civil Law) B
  • LAH.S303 : Law (Intelectual Property Law) C
  • LAH.S101 : Law (Constitutional Law) A
  • LAH.S250 : Seminar on Social Sciences (Japanese Law Study Seminar)1

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

Participate at first and second classes to understand progress of the course.
Leand the Law(Civil)A or learn by edX Mooc https://www.citl.titech.ac.jp/japaneselaw/

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Office hours

Mon&Thu 12:00PM to 12:30PM


Lecture may held by ZOOM in 2021 yet
Schedule may be changed. Please check OCW or T2Scholar system in September.

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