MASUDA Masafumi

MASUDA Masafumi

MASUDA Masafumi

Consulting Fellow (until June 30, 2013)

Attorney at Law, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto


Legal System of the IT Society, Digital Contents Distribution


2007 Juris Doctor, Chuo Law School
2004 Bachelor of Eng., the University of Tokyo


2011-Present   Part-time Lecturer of Interfaculty Initiative in
Information Studies, The University of Tokyo
2010-Present   Auditor of Content Overseas Distribution Association
2009-2010   Media and Content Industry Division, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, METI
2008-Present   Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
2007-2008   The Legal Training and Research Institute, Supreme Court

Selected Publications and Papers

Papers Published in Refereed Journals
"Dealing with Restrictions on Displays of Advertising for Online Consumer Trading, in Light of "Points to Remember" Published by the Consumer Affairs Agency"
Kaishahoumu A2Z, 2012

"Commentary on the Decision to Disapprove the Google Books Settlement Proposal," New Business Law 32, 2011: No.953.

"Recent Movements in the Google Books Issue and Explanation of a New Settlement Agreement" New Business Law 12, 2009: No.918.

"Practical Review of the Google Book Search Class Action Settlement" New Business Law 5, 2009: No.905.

Digital Content Law and Policy, Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc, 2012

Legal Practices regarding Information Networks, Dai-ichi Hoki, 2010


Creative Commons Japan
The Information Network Law Association Japan
Law and Computers Association of Japan