Kaneko Hironao Labo

Kaneko Hironao Labo.

Profile Hironao Kaneko

He is the Associate Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, School and Environment and Society, Social and Human Science  since 2016. (privious Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Department of Value and Decision Science) He got Ph. D. in Law, Hitotsubashi University 1997. The Doctoral Thesis, "The Principles of Cost Allocation Rule in Civil Procedures" is published.
( 1989 B.L., Hitotsubashi University,1991 M.L., Hitotsubashi University, The Master Thesis, "The Scope of Claim Preclusion as a Judgment Effect: A Comparative Study with the U.S. and Some Proposals for Enactment")
He has lectures of the basics of law and the civil procedure law for the undergraduates. He also has lectures of comparative law, especially between Japanese Law and U.S Law, and the law and economics for the graduates. He is the coordinator of the Science Technology and Intellectual Property Course, which is open to the students both TiTech and Hitotsubashi University faculty of law, according to the four university alliance.

Civil Procedure Law, Bankruptcy Law and Electronic Commerce Law., Compute/Digital Forensic, Electronic Evidence


From 1993 to 1997, the research fellow of the Japan Society for Promotion of Science
From 1996 to 1997, the Visiting Researcher in the Software Information Center.
From 1997 to now, Associate Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Department of Value and Decision Sciencse.
From 2003 Nov. to 2004 April, Visiting Scholar, University of Washington, College of law
2004 May to September, Visitigin Scholar, University of Illinois, College of Law
Member of Association:

Japan Association of the Law of Civil Procedure(1992-) (the committee 2001-2004)
The Law and Computer Association of Japan(1999-)(the commitee)
The Japanese Association of Law and Economics(2013-) (the committee)
The Japanese Consumer Law Association
The Law and Society Association
The Asian Law and Society Association
Social Activity:

Working Group Committee of the Conference on Industrial Structure in MITI(Temporary), (September 2000-2003)
Advisory committee menber of JP Domain Name(December 2013-), (Dupty chairman 10th, 11th committee)
Editorial Board,Digital Evidence and Electronic Signature Law Review

International Conference Paper Presentation:

Hironao Kaneko, Personal Information Leakage Notification and Criminal Law in Cashless Society, Asian Criminology Association, 12th Annul Conference 2020, June 18-21 2021
Hironao Kaneko, Law Courses of Liberal Arts Education Human resources of Japanese National Universities, Law and Society Association (Chicago, Online) June 26-30 2021
Hironao Kaneko, Diabled Workers amid COVID-19, Symposium on the COVID Care Crisis and its Implications for Legal Academia, Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies (Online) Jan.. 14-15, 2021

Hironao Kaneko, Countermeasure against Vacant House in Tokyo Metropolis, 16th Annual Conference , Asian Law and Economics Association, (Malasya MMU, Online) Dec. 13 2020.

Hironao Kaneko, Costs of Resolving Neighborhood Troubles, LSA (Law and Social Association), Denver(US Online), May 31, 2020

Hironao Kaneko, Promotion of Cashless Transaction and Consumer Bankruptcy in Japan, ALSA 2019 (Osaka, Osaka Univ.), Session Chair, Dec.12-15, 2019

Hironao Kaneko, Resent Consumer Finance and Bankruptcy in Japan, LSA 2019, (Shellaton Capital & Georgetown Univ., D.C. U.S.), May 31, 2019.

Hironao Kaneko, Technology Succession in high aging society and law, Openly or exclusively, RCSL-SDJ Lisboa Meeting 2018, (Lisboa Portgal), 13, Sep. 2018

Hironao, Kaneko, Cyber-Technology in Sales Promotion And The Consumer Legal Protection, LSA (Tront CANADA), 11, May 2018

Hironao Kaneko, Warranty of Accurate information on the Informational Service Provider(ISP) -Curating Site Case, (TAIWAN, NCTU), 15 Dec. 2017

Hironao Kaneko, Civil Suits against Defendant in Relative Poverty in Japan (Mexico City, Sheraton) Session Chair. 23, June 2017

Hironao Kaneko, The possibility of the settlement in court: application to the conflicts relating to the Internet, LSA (New Oleans, Marriot, 4 June 2016

Hironao Kaneko, Self help in cyberspace, LSA,(Tokyo, Waseda Univ.) 5 Aug. 2015

Main Publications:

Most Recent

Hideyuki Kobayashi et al. Kouzetsu Minji Soshoho, (Koubundo 2018)

Journal Articles (No indication ones in Japanese)

Hironao Kaneko, ADA Application to Web Accessibility in US and its Implication to Japanese Laws, Law and Computer, No. 39, pp. 89-96, (2021)

Noriko Kawawa & Hironao Kaneko, Present Digital Content Contract in EU, Law and Compter, No. 36, pp. 113-125, (2018)

Hironao Kaneko, License contract, Takeshita and FujitaCoEd. HasanhouTaikei(II), pp. 331-350, (2015)

Hironao Kaneko, Aged Society and Civil Procedure, Minji-Tetsuzuki-no-Gendaikadai, pp. 237-256, (2015)

Hironao Kaneko, Electronic Evidence in Arbitration, Arbitration and ADR Vol.8, pp.137-142, (2013)

Hironao Kaneko, Civil Procedure in Cloud Era, Law and Computer, No.31, pp.115-123, (2013)

Hironao Kaneko, HOW BANK DEPOSITORS ARE PROTECTED IN JAPAN, Digital Evidence and Electronic Signature Law Review Vol.8, pp. 92-106, (2011), (English)

Hironao Kaneko & Hideo Ogra, Chapter Japan, Stephen Mason Ed. International Electronic Evidence, BCL (2008), (English)

Hironao Kaneko, "ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE IN CIVIL PROCEDURE IN JAPAN",Digital Evidence and Electronic Signature Law Review. Vol. 5. pp. 211-213, (2008), (English)

Hironao Kaneko & Warren Agin, Chrysanthemums and Roses: Japanese Treatement of License in Bankruptcy Cases, 8 Journal of Internet Law 1,  pp.3-7 ,(2004),(English)

Hironao Kaneko, "Attorney Fee Shifting as an Exception of the American Rule in Alaska", Gekkan-Shihoukaikaku, 6, pp.32-33, (2000)

Hironao Kaneko, "An Experiment of UCITA", Hou-to-Computer 18, pp.45-52, (2000)

Hironao Kaneko, "Execution Procedure on Software; referring German Law", Minjifunsou-no-Kaiketsu-to tetuduki, pp.647-667 ,(2000)

Hironao Kaneko, "Problems of Attorney Fees in Shareholders' Suit (two parts)", Minsyouhou-Zashi, 113=2, pp.213-234; 113=3, pp.389-408, (1995)

Hironao Kaneko, "The Scope of Claim Preclusion: Proposing a legislative resolution of issue preclusion problems in Japan", Hitotsubashi-Kenkyu, 17=1, pp.1-26, (1992)

Hironao Kaneko, "Technology License Contracts in Bankruptcy Procedures (two parts)", Minsyouhou-Zashi, 106=1,83-108; 106=2, pp.208-239, (1992)