Westlaw Japan K.K. (Minato-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director Yong Son Bang) started releasing content such as overviews and a comparative table of the prior and amended legislations for legal experts as well as the general public for the purpose of understanding and providing information on the enactment status of legislations concerning the New Coronavirus Infections in an integrated fashion.
Information on laws, government ordinances, ministerial ordinances, notifications, ordinances, etc. will be available on our website in an easy-to-understand manner.
Legal information related to the New Coronavirus Infection (COVID-19)
Information published on our website
・ Overview of newly enacted legislations
・ Link to reference information
・ Summary of the amended legislations and a comparative table of the prior and amended legislations
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