The 2019 Spring Meeting of the HLSAJ

We are pleased to announce that the Honorable Koichi Kusano (HLS LL.M. 1986, HLS Visiting Professor 2014) and the Honorable Katsuya Uga (HLS Visiting Professor 1990), justices of the Supreme Court of Japan, will join us at this year’s spring meeting of the Harvard Law School Association of Japan (the 69th meeting of the HLSAJ). We look forward to celebrating their inauguration to the Supreme Court. We are also pleased to announce that Peter Krause, Esq. (HLS J.D. 1974), Immediate Past President of HLSA will attend from the U.S.A.

Date and time of the meeting: June 5, 2019 (Wednesday), beginning at 18:30

Place: Josui Kaikan “Keyaki-no-Ma” Tel: 03-3261-1101

Dinner charge: 6,000 yen for members and 4,000 yen for guests, both payable at the meeting

*We will report the annual accounts of the Association at this spring meeting.

Members wishing to attend should RSVP by (i) sending an e-mail to our Secretary, Mr. Kazuhiro Yanagida (, or (ii) completing and returning the postcard enclosed with the invitation (in the case of members who received the letter of invitation by post), in either case no later than Monday, May 20.

Please also be advised that there are additional proposals and requests included in the official letter of invitation.