CHRONOLOGY

1900 Despite being a civil code jurisdiction IBJ Act includes trust business first legal use of term 'shintaku' or trust

 

GLOSSARY

bukken a thing in Civil Code jurisdiction also estate agent jargon for properties vs shizenjin, hojin
daiko Civil Code jurisdiction vicarious execution as daikosha an agent/proxy, daiko gyomu agency business
eigyo joto Civil Code jurisdiction sale of a business sale of a specific business operation in toto to an acquiror for management
eigyoken goodwill in Civil Code jurisdiction concept of transferable and established rights to a business cf eigyo joto
hojin legal person in Civil Code jurisdiction an incorporated entity at law a corporation vs shizenjin cf bukken
shizenjin a natural person in Civil Code jurisdiction rational codification individuals at law vs hojin, bukken cf bukken
iryubun legitime legitima portio Civil Code jurisdiction doctrine of forced rules of succession restricting wills
kikin fund Civil Code jurisdiction under special provisions and not a simple trust structure
legitime forced rules of succession Civil Code jurisdiction principle restricts scope of will provisions cf iryubun
shintaku trust application is made of trusts despite being a Civil Code jurisdiction
toshi jigyo kumiai investment partnership Civil Code jurisdiction Private Equity etc partnerships vs ninidantai cf bukken
yuigon will subject to Civil Code jurisdiction forced rules of succession cf legitime

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