Attorney Profile

Naoko Inoue Shatz

  • “Purchase Order without Agreement and Non-Payment Issues,” Mitsubishi Global Business Insight (2018)
  • “Choice of Jurisdiction and Double Litigation filed with Two Courts in the U.S. and Japan,” Mitsubishi Global Business Insight (2018)
  • “Lobbying Effort Secures Funding for Immigrant Family Law Project,” King County Bar Association Bulletin (2018)
  • “Guidance for Employers on harassment at work,” U.S. Japan Publication New York (2017)
  • “Jurisdiction and Controlling Law in Dispute Resolution arising from US Transactions with Japan,” Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ (2017)
  • “Standing Up for the Underrepresented,” King County Bar Association Bulletin (2017)
  • “Contracts and related issues between Japanese companies and U.S. companies,” Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ (2017)
  • “Constitutional Changes,” “Cyber Law” and “Changes in Business Law in Japan,” American Bar Association/Section of International Law-The Year in Review (2017)
  • “Employment Termination and Severance Agreement,” Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ (2017)
  • “A Japanese Lawyer Strives to Become a Cultural Bridge” interviewed by Kenneth Lawrence, Tokyo Business Today (2016)
  • “What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Working with the Japanese Community”, Washington State Bar Association (2014)
  • “On a High Note-Profile of Naoko Inoue Shatz” written by Bob Klein, King County Bar Association Bulletin (2012)
  • “Traditional Japanese Business Making Gradual Changes,” King County Bar Association Bulletin (2012)
  • “Joint Venture in Japan: What to Look For in Due Diligence,” ABA International M&A Newsletter (2011)
  • “Growing Concerns for Online Merchants and Consumers,” Washington State Paralegal Association (2011)
  • “Wrongful Termination Q&A,” Soy Source (2011)
  • “Landlord-Tenant Dispute Q&A,” Soy Source (2011)
  • “Hague Convention and Child Custody Issues,” Soy Source (2010)
  • “Online Merchants and Consumers Need to Know the Rules,”, King County Bar Association Bulletin (2010)
  • “Employment and Business Law,” Featured Columnist, Junglecity (2008- )
  • “US-Japan business Law,” Blog writer (2008- )
  • “Paid Sick Leave affecting PTO and Workplace Harassment,” Top San Francisco (2018)
  • “US Constitution and Executive Orders on Immigration,” Nikkei Committee Council (2018)
  • “Allyship: Barriers and Best Practices for Legal Professionals,” Washington State Bar Association CLE Seminar (2017)
  • “Cross border Contract Negotiation,” University of Washington School of Law (2017)
  • “Breaking Out 〜PIONEERING WOMEN〜,” Fujisankei TV (2016)
  • “Challenging Legal Issues and 2016 Updates on Corporate and Employment Law,” Top San Francisco Seminar (2016)
  • Joint Community Seminar with Consulate General of Japan in Seattle (2016)
  • “Risk Management For International Business in WA,” Top San Francisco Seminar (2015)
  • “Doing Business Between Washington State/U.S. and Japan,” International Section of Washington State Bar
    Association CLE Seminar (2015)
  • “Nuts and Bolts of Business and Employment Law.” Junglecity Network Seminar (2015)
  • “Estate Planning and Family Law in Japan and the U.S.,” Japan America Society of Washington Seminar(2015)
  • “Doing Business in the U.S.A.” Japan America Society Seminar (2013)
  • “Employment Law an Employer Needs to Know,” Top San Francisco Seminar (2013)
  • “Company Dissolution & LLC Member Disputes,” Washington State Bar Association CLE Seminar (2012)
  • “A-Z for Conducting Business in the U.S.,” Seattle Entrepreneurship Club Seminar (2012)
  • “Employment Law-How to Comply with U.S. Laws and Avoid Costly Litigation,” Japan America Society Seminar (2012)
  • “Legal Market and Practice in WA,” University of Washington Conference (2011)
  • “Transactional Contract and Dispute Resolution,” International Japanese English Translation Conference (2011)
  • “Pathways to Employment in International Law,” American Bar Association, International Section (2011)
  • “Managing Risk When Drafting Agreements for Cross-Border Transactions Between the U.S. and Japan,” WSBA International Practice Section CLE (2010)
  • “International Arbitration,” Seattle University School of Law Lecture (2010&2011)
  • “Doing Business with Japanese Companies-Contract and Employment Law,” King County Bar Association, International Section CLE (2009)
  • “What Do You Need to Know When Your Employment Is About To Be Terminated?,” Shatz Law Seminar (2008)