Save the Date: General Assembly on November 22, 1919 in Hamburg

The next General Assembly will take place on November 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm in the rooms of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Mittelweg 187, 20148 Hamburg. At the beginning, Professor Baum will give a lecture on academic careers in Japan. If you are interested in participating, please diarise this day.

Volume 45 of the Journal of Japanese Law/Zeitschrift für Japanisches Recht has been published. The titles of the articles can be found under The Journal is made available to members of the DJJV at no cost. It can also be purchased publicly. For further information on the journal please visit


Furthermore Special Issue No. 10 (2018) has been published: Self-regulation in Private Law in Japan and Germany, Harald Baum / Moritz Bälz / Marc Dernauer (eds.), (Carl Heymanns Verlag, Cologne 2018) 282 pp.

With contributions by:
Yuki Asano, Moritz Bälz, Jürgen Basedow, Jens-Hinrich Binder, Petra Buck-Heeb, Marc Dernauer, Andreas Dieckmann, Hiroyuki Kansaku, Takahito Kato, Souichirou Kozuka, Patrick C. Leyens, Florian Möslein, Yuko Nishitani, and Michael Pfeifer.Published: June 2018