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Fukui Kouta

福井 康太

Graduate School of Law and Politics Department of Law and Political Science, Professor

keyword Access to justice,Compliance,New fields of legal profession,Alternative dispute resolution,Social systems,Judicial system,Sociology of law

Education

  • 1995/04 - 1998/03, Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law
  • 1991/04 - 1995/03, Kyushu University, Graduate School of Law
  • 1986/04 - 1991/03, Kyushu University, School of Law

Research History

  • 2011/04 - Present, Osaka University, Graduate School of Law and Politics Department of Law and Political Science, Professor
  • 2007/04 - 2011/03, Osaka University, Graduate School of Law and Politics Department of Law and Political Science, Associate professor
  • 2009/09 - 2010/08, University of Melbourne, Law School, Visiting Scholar
  • 2003/04 - 2007/03, Osaka University, Graduate School of Law and Politics Department of Law and Political Science, Associate professor
  • 1999/09 - 2003/03, Yamagata University, Faculty of letters and Social Science, Associate professor
  • 2002/03 - 2002/12, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, MEXT Research Scholar (Long Term)
  • 1998/04 - 1999/08, Yamagata University, Faculty of letters and Social Science, Lecturer
  • 1995/04 - 1998/03, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Research fellow

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences, New fields in law
  • Humanities & social sciences, Legal theory and history
  • Humanities & social sciences, Science education

Professional Memberships

  • Law and Society Association
  • Indian Association of Legal History
  • Asian Law and Society Association
  • Japan Association of Philosophy of Law
  • Japanese Association for Legal Access
  • Japan Association of Arbitration and ADR
  • The Japanese Association of Sociology of Law

Papers

  • Third-Party Committees and the De Facto Power of Soft Law : A Sociological Analysis of Corporate Compliance in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Osaka University Law Review, Vol. 68, p. 25-38, 2021/02
  • On the Trend of Academic Meetings in the World: Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) 4th Annual Meeting in Osaka 2019, Kota FUKUI, The Sociology of Law, No. 86, p. 183-190, 2020/03
  • Reconsidering "Conflicts as an Order": Theoretical discussion, Kota FUKUI, Journal of law and politics, Vol. 86, No. 3, p. 333-355, 2019/12
  • The Transforming Market for Legal and Law-Related Practitioners in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Asian Journal of Law and Society, Cambridge University Press (CUP), Vol. 6, No. 2, p. 347-358, 2019/11
  • Sociology of Law on the "Third Party Committee" for Corporate Misconduct, Kota Fukui, Memorial Schrift for Professor Toshio Shinohara, p. 175-186, 2019/08
  • 会社の上司の部下に対するパワーハラスメントに関し、上司の不法行為責任及び会社の使用者責任がいずれも肯定された事例, No. 2409, p. 171-176, 2019/08
  • Results of analysis of the Questionnaire Survey on the Professional Activities of Labor and Social Security Attorney(Second half), Minae Nishimoto,Takenori Mishiba,Katsuyasu Mizuno,Kota Fukui, Labor and Social Security Attorney, Vol. 55, No. 2, p. 6-11, 2019/02
  • Results of analysis of the Questionnaire Survey on the Professional Activities of Labor and Social Security Attorney (First half), Minae Nishimoto,Takenori Mishiba,Katsuyasu Mizuno,Kota Fukui, Labor and Social Security Attorney, Vol. 54, No. 12, p. 2-5, 2018/12
  • On the value of preventive consultation and information services by ADR service providers: For the development of the certified ADR service providers, Kota Fukui, Journal of Japanese Arbitration and ADR, No. 13, p. 10-18, 2018/05
  • Socio- Legal Analysis on the "Third Party Committee" for Corporate Misconduct, Kota Fukui, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 3・4, p. 63-85, 2017/11
  • On the New Development of Professional Field of the Labor and Social Securty Attorney, Kota Fukui, Ferstschrift for the Professor Setsuo Miyazawa's 70 Year-Old Anniversary Vol.1, Vol. 上, p. 361-388, 2017/05
  • On the Transformation of Legal Education Focused on Undergraduate Law Program in Australia: How the Social Structural Change Affects the University's Legal Education in Australia?, Kota Fukui,Kaori Kano,Stacey Steele, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3・4, p. 55-83, 2016/11
  • 書評:毛利康俊著『社会の音響学―ルーマン派システム論から法現象を見る―』(勁草書房・2014年)について, No. 82号, p. 275-281, 2016/03
  • On prevailing corporate legal compliance: comparative empirical study on need for lawyers in corporations in China and Japan, Kota Fukui, Osaka University Law Review, No. 63, p. 1-16, 2016/02
  • Current Discussion on Constitutional Law in Vietnam and Japan: In the Period of Grobal Transition, Nguyen Nhu Phat,Translated by,Ryosuke Izawa,Pham Huu Nghi,Translated by,Mika Kondo,Supervised by,Kota Fukui, Osaka law Review, Vol. 65, No. 5, p. 179-229, 2016/01
  • Considering Judifialization in Asia: Using the Result of the Questtionnaire Survey on Legal Needs in Japan and China, Kota FUKUI, Law and Practice, No. 11, p. 131-160, 2015/05
  • The position of Altruism in Law, Kota FUKUI, Mirai Kyosei: Journal of Multicultural Innovation, No. 2, p. 31-47, 2015/03
  • 世界の学会動向 ISA横浜大会, No. 81, p. 207-220, 2015/03
  • The Diversification and Formalisation of ADR in Japan: The Effect of Enacting the Act on Promotion of Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Kota Fukui, Formalisation and Flexibilisation in Dispute Resolution, MARTINUS NIJHOFF, p. 189-210, 2014/10
  • Comparison of the role of lawyer between the corporations in China and Japan, Kota Fukui, Observation of law, p. 298-314, 2014/07
  • Internationalising legal education in Japan as discourse and practice, Kota Fukui,Stacey Steele, Internationalising Japan: Discourse and Practice, Taylor and Francis, p. 32-52, 2014/01/01
  • Legal support system in Australia and the role of lawyers: as a model of Japanese system, Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law review, Vol. 63, No. 3・4, p. 217-238, 2013/12
  • International Conference on Law and Society: JASL/CRN33 Featured Session "Classic Japanese Theories of Sociology of Law: Their Values in the age of Globalization",, Kota FUKUI, The Sociology of Law, No. 77, p. 234-240, 2013/09
  • On the mutual support under the reconstruction after the disaster of East Japan Earthquake, Kota FUKUI, Hōritsu Jihō, Vol. 85, No. 3, p. 90-94, 2013/03
  • On variety of the support system of Access to Justice and the role of lawyers: Australian System as an example, Kota FUKUI, The Journal for the Legal Support, No. 2, p. 23-44, 2013/02
  • The New Field of Legal Profession and Sociology of Law: Great Change in the Global and Local Society, Kota Fukui, The Sociology of Law, No. 76, p. 5-13, 2012/03
  • The Transformation and Re-Transformation of American Business Law, 1980 to the Present, Robert P. Bartlett,John C. Lee,Translated by,Tomohiro Anami,Translation Supervised by Kota Fukui, The Sociology of Law, No. 76, p. 72-88, 2012/03
  • Introduction to "Law & Ethics" for Corporate Compliance (2): On Prevention from Spreading the "Fungus" like Corporate Corruption, Kota Fukui, Kankyo-Kaigi, No. 2012年春号(通巻37号), p. 214-219, 2012/03
  • Introduction to "Law & Ethics" for Corporate Compliance (1): On Justice for Corporations, Kota Fukui, Ningen-Kaigi (in Japanese), No. 2011年冬号(通巻25号), p. 210-215, 2011/12
  • Empirical Support for Redefining the Legal Profession and New Roles for Lawyers in Japanese Corporations, Kota Fukui,Yusuke Fukui, The Australian Journal of Asian Law, No. Vol. 12 (2), p. 273-297, 2010/12
  • On the bottleneck problem of private law in the risk society: Comments on Prof Asano's Discussion Report, Kota FUKUI, Risk Society and Law: The Annals of Legal Philosophy 2009, p. 48-53, 2010/10
  • On the Changing Role Images of Lawyers in Japanese Companies: From the Results of the 3 Questionnaire Surveys, Kota FUKUI,Yusuke FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 6, p. 1-48, 2010/03
  • On the Possibilities of ADR for Developing the Good Social Order: As a Social Infrastructure for Conflict Management, Kota FUKUI, Legal Policies and Reform for the Effectiveness of Rights, p. . 631-659, 2009/09
  • Niklas Luhmann's Concept of Law, Ralf Dreier,slated by,Kota FUKUI,Hiroshi Hattori, Dialog mit der deutschen Rechtstheorie, p. 429-465, 2008/12
  • The Structure of Disputes in the Risk Society and the Legal Theory, Kota FUKUI, Dialog mit der deutschen Rechtstheorie, p. 389-427, 2008/12
  • On the disputes in the risk oriented society and the conflict management, Kota FUKUI, The Sociology of Law, vol 69, No. 69, p. 38-55, 2008/09
  • Can be Guardianship & Administration a for-profit business?, Kota Fukui, Papers of the grant-aid for research of trust, No. 28, p. 110-120, 2007/11
  • Regulation and Careears of Law School Graduates in Australia: Drivers for Changes and Choices, Stacy Steele,ditorially supervised,ranslated by,Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 3, p. 81-123, 2007/09
  • New Fields of Corporate Lawyer in Korea, KWON Jong Kul,translated by KIM Myoung Min,editorially supervised by,Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 1, p. 167-177, 2007/05
  • On the Role of Public Procecutor in Korea, YANG Jong Mo,ranslated by KIM Myoung Min,editorially supervised by,Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 1, p. 147-166, 2007/05
  • On the Mistrust of Judicial Branch in Korea and its Solution, CHUNG Kil Yong,translated by KIM Myoung Min,editorially supervised by,Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 1, p. 133-146, 2007/05
  • On the Function of ADR and its Scope: From Dispute Resolution to Assistance of Relational Transformation, Kota FUKUI, Journal of Japanese Arbitration and ADR, No. 2, p. 81-89, 2007/05
  • Online Dispute Resolution: Consumer Redress in a Global Market Place, Gralf-Peter Calliess,Translated by,Kota Fukui, Osaka Law review, Vol. 56, No. 3, p. 369-390, 2006/09
  • On the Total Management of Conflicts and the Private Autonomy: In Relation to the Management of Conflicts at Work Place, Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 2, p. 35-92, 2006/07
  • Civil Justice System Reform in Japan: On Its Challenges, Kota FUKUI, Yeungnam Law Journal Vol.12 No.1, Vol. 12, No. 1, p. 179-195, 2006/06
  • On the Problems and Possibilities of Paralegals in korea, Park Hong-kyu,Editionally supervised by,Kota Fukui, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 1, p. 199-219, 2006/05
  • On the New Field of Lawyer's Professionin the EU States: An Example of the Netherlands, H. E. Broring,lated,by,Kota Fukui, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 1, p. 163-186, 2006/05
  • On the contribution of communication between medical staffs/ staffs and patients, Kota Fukui, p. 37-46, 2006/03
  • Realization of General Rules of Law - In Relation to Justice System Reform in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Rechtstheorie, Beiheft 21: Values Rights and Duties in Legal and Philosohpical Discourse, p. 129-140, 2005/09
  • What's going on at the Litigation Process, Kota FUKUI, First Step to Law, p. 15-27, 2005/03
  • Conflicts and Adjudication, Kota FUKUI, Firet Step to Law, p. 1-13, 2005/03
  • Law and Conflict at the age of Risk Society, Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 6, p. 47-92, 2005/03
  • Über die Beziehung zwischen angemessenem Konfliktmanagement und der Durchsetzung der allgemeinen Regeln des Rechts im Zusammenhang mit der Reform des Justizsystem in JapanSystem Reform in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International, No. 8. Band 2003, p. 577-601, 2004/10
  • Reconstruction of the ECJ Approach towards the legal status of companies: The Comparative Analysis of the ECJ Cases, Benjamin Nixdorf,Translated by Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 3, p. 249-279, 2004/09
  • On the Institutional Base for ADR in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Osaka Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 3, p. 57-104, 2004/09
  • A Critical Review on Dr. Takeaki Komatsu's "Niklas Luhmann's Theory of Risk", Kota FUKUI, The Study of Sociology, Vol. 75, p. 235-239, 2004/07
  • Justice System Reform in Japan: The Connection between Conflict Management and Realization of General Rules, Kota FUKUI, Osaka University Law Review, No. 51, p. 55-76, 2004/02
  • The conflicts as 'an order', Kota FUKUI, Legal Ideal of Freedom and Justice, p. 425-442, 2003/07
  • On Law and Reflexive Politics, Kota FUKUI, Law and Reflexive Politics, p. 301-318, 2002/07
  • Historical and Social Science Studies in Relation to the Law Curriculum: The American Experience - And the JSP Program at the University of California, Berkeley, Address at Yamagata University, May 2001, Harry N. Scheiber,Translated by,Kota FUKUI, The Journal of Law and Politics, No. 23, p. 1-28, 2001/12
  • On Possibility of the Theory of Autopoietic Legalsystem(4/Completed), Kota FUKUI, The Journal of Law and Politics, No. 22, p. 85-136, 2001/08
  • On Possibility of the Theory of Autopoietic Legalsystem(3), Kota FUKUI, The Journal of Law and Politics, No. 21, p. 37-107, 2001/05
  • On Possibility of the Theory of Autopoietic Legalsystem(2), Kota FUKUI, The Journal of Law and Politics, No. 20, p. 1-54, 2000/12
  • On the Dispute Management and Generality of Law, Kota FUKUI, The Annals of Legal Philosophy 1999, p. 131-141, 2000/10
  • On Possibility of the Theory of Autopoietic Legalsystem(1), Kota FUKUI, The Journal of Law and Politics, No. 18, p. 99-151, 2000/05
  • On Compatibility of Conflict Resolution and Generality of Law; Restructure Luhmann's Theory of "Legitimation through Procedure", Kota FUKUI, Science in Law, No. 28, p. 157-172, 1999/07
  • Reconsidering Luhmann's Theory of "Legitimation durch Verfahren", Kota FUKUI, The Sociology of Law, No. 51, p. 171-175, 1999/03
  • On Possibility of the Theory of Autopoietic Legalsystem (Dissertation), Kota FUKUI, 1998/03
  • Sociology of Risk and Law, Kota FUKUI, Kyudai Law Review, No. 72, p. 1-45, 1996/09
  • Doubting the 'Decision', Kota FUKUI, The Kyushu Law Association Journal 1995, 1996/08
  • On N. Luhmann's Theory of Law and the Justice, Kota FUKUI, Kyudai Law Review, No. 70, p. 1-55, 1995/09
  • On N. Luhmann's Theory of Law and the Justice (Master's Thesis), Kota FUKUI, 1995/03

Misc.

  • Constructing a model of "professionalism" for professional vocational businesses: Using labour and social security attorneys as a reference, Kota Fukui, Impact, Science Impact, Ltd., Vol. 2020, No. 9, p. 60-62, 2020/12/30
  • Lectures on Japanese Law from a Comparative Perspective by Luis Pedriza. Osaka: Osaka University Press, 2017,, Kota FUKUI, Social Science Japan Journal, Oxford University Press (OUP), Vol. 23, No. 2, p. 353-355, 2020/10/20
  • Asian Law and Society Association 4th Annual Conference, Kota Fukui, The Kajima Foundation Annual Report 2019, Vol. 44, p. 287-288, 2020/10
  • Asian Law and Society Association 4th Annual Meeting, Kota FUKUI, Annual Report of the Murata science Foundation, No. 34, p. 465-465, 2020/06
  • Is moral communication able to contribute to the integrity of current functionally differentiated society? (Book review of the Translation of Niklas' Luhmann's Die Moral der Gesellshaft), Kota FUKUI, Book News, No. 3222, p. 4-4, 2015/09
  • 検証 司法改革 第34回 福井康太教授インタビュー, No. 121, p. 95-98, 2015/01
  • Book Review on "Dispute Resolution & Civil Justice in Contemporary Japan", Kota FUKUI, Liberty & Justice, No. 2011/12 (vol.62), p. 87-87, 2011/12
  • Foeign Topic & Report-International Symposium; Legal Education and Ethical Issues in Science and Technology: Exploreing New Approaches -Learn from Two American Cases, Kota FUKUI, No. 319, p. 8-9, 2007/04

Publications

  • Research Report, Model Bilding of "Speciality" of a Law Related Professional: Based on the Analysis on the Professional Activities of Labor and Social Security Attorney, Minae Nishimoto,Takenori Mishiba,Katsuyasu Mizuno,Kota Fukui, Project on the Research of Law Related Professionals, 2019/03
  • 科研費基盤研究(B)「学部課程法学教育の社会的機能と指導理念に関する法史学的・法理論的総合研究」研究成果報告書, 科研費基盤研究(B)「学部課程法学教育の社会的機能と指導理念に関する法史学的・法理論的総合研究」事務局, 2016/03
  • 科研費基盤研究(A)「トランスプロフェッショナル・リテラシーを備えた専門家養成基盤に関する模索的研究」研究成果報告書, トランスプロフェッショナル・リテラシー科研事務局, 2016/03
  • Future of the Negotiation Education: To create good negotiation, to make changes to children, Yoshiaki Nomura,Yuji Eguchi, Shoji Houmu, ISBN:9784785723293, 2015/09
  • Legal Theory, Thomas Vesting (Author,Toru MORI,Kota FUKUI,Shoichiro NISHIDO,Yui KAWASHIMA, Seibundo, ISBN:9784792305758, 2015/04
  • 社会保険労務士総合研究機構研究プロジェクト報告書 社会保険労務士の業務が中小企業コンプライアンス・業績・産業保健に及ぼす効果に関する調査研究(平成26年), 社会保険労務士総合研究機構, 2015/02
  • 社会構造とゼマンティク 3, 法政大学出版局, ISBN:9784588009617, 2013/12
  • Access to Justice in the Globalized Society, Japan Association of,Access to Justice, Edics, ISBN:9784990050672, 2010/08
  • Final Report of the Research Project Supported by the Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) of JSPS, 2005-2008: Construction of the Grand Design for the New Fields of Legal Profession., Kenji Mitsunari,Kota Fukui, Osaka University Research Group for the New Fields of Legal Profession, 2009/03
  • Dialog mit der deutschen Rechtstheorie, Hideo Aoi,Toshihiko Suehisa, Tohoku University Press, 2008/12
  • Report of the Symposium on the Needs for the Lawyers in Japanese Corporations, editorially supervised by,Kenji Mitsunari,Kota Fukui, Study Group for the New Fields of the Legal Professionals, 2008/11
  • Interim Report of the Questionnaire Survey on the Needs for Lawywers in Japanese Corporations, Kenji Mitsunari,Futoshi Watanabe,Kota Fukui, Study Group on the New Fields of the Legal Professionals, 2007/10
  • Considering Mobbing at the Workplace: Report of Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research by JSPS 2004-2006, Kota Fukui(Cief Author,Kazuhiko Matsumoto,Tsuneo Niki,Ikuko Mizushima,Tadaaki Nakagawa,Yusuke Fukui,Futoshi Watanabe, Handai Office of Law and Society, 2007/03
  • 大阪大学大学院高等司法研究科先端的法曹養成センター設立1周年記念シンポジウム報告書『紛争予防マネジメント-「もめごと」がこじれる前にできること-』, 大阪大学大学院高等司法研究科先端的法曹養成センター, 2006/06
  • First Step to Law, Ken TAKESHITA,Kota FUKUI, Seibundo, 2005/03
  • The Idea of Law for Freedom and Justice, Shigeaki TANAKA,Ichiro SAKO, Seibundo, 2003/07
  • Law and Reflective Politics, Emilios Christodoulidis (Translated,Commented by Kota FUKUI, Koyo Shobo, 2002/07
  • Niklas Luhmann's Theory of Law (Monograph), Kota FUKUI, Keiso Shobo, 2002/02

Awards

  • Presidential Award of Osaka University, Osaka University, 2012/08
  • Encourage Award of JASL, Japan Association of Sociology of Law, 2003/05

Presentations

  • Scientific, Social and Legal Dimensions of Artificial Intelligence, Kota FUKUI, Seminar at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar, India, 2020/02/19
  • Transplantation of Western/Modern Law in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Seminar at Parul University, Vadodara, India, 2020/02/18
  • Transplantation of Western/Modern Law in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Seminar at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar India, 2020/02/17
  • On Modernization of Law and Society in the East and South Asian Countries, Kota FUKUI, All India Legal History Congress, Gujarat National University of Law, Gandhinagar, India, 2020/02/14
  • Outline of the 4th Annual Meeting "Expanding Asia: Changing Law and Social Justice", Kota FUKUI, Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) 4th Annual Meeting in Osaka (Osaka University), 2019/12/13
  • Disputes and Consultation Behaviors in Japan, Kota FUKUI,Minae NISHIMOTO, RCSL Onati, Basque, Spain 2019, 2019/06/20
  • Third-Party Committee for Corporate Misconduct - Focusing on the Committee for Rating Third Party Committee Report, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2019 Annual Meeting, Washington DC, US, 2019/06/01
  • Third-Party Committee for Corporate Misconduct: Sociological Analysis, Kota FUKUI, Asian Law and Society Association 2018 Annual Meeting, Gold Coast, AUS, 2018/11/30
  • Sociological Analysis on the "Third-Party Committee" for Corporate Misconduct: On the Mechanism of Enforcing Soft Law, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2018 Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 2018/06/09
  • On the Competition between "BENGOSHI” and Other Certified Law-Related Practitioners in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) 2017 Annual Meeting, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 2017/12/16
  • Transformation of the Legal Practical Market in Japan: Competition between "BENGOSHI" and other Law-Related Practitioners, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2017 Annual Meeting, Mexico City, Mexico, 2017/06/20
  • On the development of the Sharōshi's professional service and its future: Based on the recent empirical research on Sharōsh, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2016, 2016/05/28
  • Classic Asian Theories of Sociology of Law: Their Value in the Age of Globalization- On the potential of the classic Japanese theories of sociology of law, Kota FUKUI, The 4th East Asian Law and Society Conference (EALS), Tokyo, JP, 2015/08/05
  • Global Transformation of Legal Needs and the Access to Justice, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2015 Annual Meeting, Seattle, US, 2015/05/30
  • Quality of Juridification in Developing Country: Discussion from the Viewpoint of the Periphery, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of RCSL in Brazil 2015, Canoas, Brazil, 2015/05/07
  • Transformation of legal needs in the age of Globalization, Kota FUKUI, Japan Association for Legal Access, 2014/12/06
  • On The Potential of the Classical Japanese Theories of Sociology of Law, Kota FUKUI, VIII ISA World Congress of Sociology in Yokohama, 2014/07/17
  • Success or Fail?: On the Effect of Enacting the Act on Promotion of the Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Japan, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society (LSA) 2014 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, US, 2014/06/01
  • Global transformation of legal structure and its effect on theories of sociology of law, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2014, 2014/05/10
  • Internationalizing Legal Education in Japan: Reforming International Programs in Undergraduate Schools of Law in Japan: An example of the School of Law at Osaka University, Kota FUKUI, Meeting at Tashkent State University of Law, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 2014/03/28
  • On the Changing Role of Lawyer in Japan: In Relation to the Proper Population of Lawyer -- Analyzing the Results of Questionnaire Surveys--, Kota FUKUI, Meeting at Renmin University of China Law School, China, 2014/03/17
  • Internationalizing Legal Education in Japan: Reforming International Programs in Undergraduate Schools of Law in Japan: An example of the School of Law at Osaka University, Kota FUKU, Meeting at the College of Law, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, 2014/02/18
  • On the Changing Role of Lawyer in Japan: In Relation to the Proper Population of Lawyer -- Analyzing the Results of Questionnaire Surveys, Kota FUKUI, Meeting at the School of Law, Far-Eastern Federal University, Russia, 2013/10/10
  • The Diversification and Formalization of ADR in Japan: The Effect of Introducing the Act on Promoting Alternative Dispute Resolution, Kota FUKUI, International Conference “Dispute Resolution: Alternatives to Formalization - Formalization of Alternatives?”, Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2013/07/21
  • The Current Need for Lawyers in Corporations in Comparison between Japan and China, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2013 Annual Meeting, Boston, US, 2013/05/31
  • Current Need for Lawyers in Corporate China— in Comparison with Japan, Kota FUKUI, The 3rd East Asian Law & Society Conference, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 2013/03/22
  • On the Potential of the Classic Japanese Theories of Sociology of Law, Kota FUKUI, Law and Society Association (LSA) 2012 Annual Meeting, Honolulu, US, 2012/06/07
  • Recent Development in the Legal Profession, Kota FUKUI, East Asian Law and Society (EALS) Conference 2011, Seoul Korea, 2011/10/01
  • Reforming International Programs in Undergraduate Schools of Law in Japan: An Example of the Undergraduate School of Law at Osaka University, Kota FUKUI, Japanese Studies Association of Australia (JSAA) 2011, Melbourne, Australia, 2011/07/06
  • The developing fields of legal profession and the sociology of law: legal transformation and lawyers in the future, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2011, 2011/05/08
  • Lawyers and Changing Legal Practice, Kota FUKUI, The 2011 Sho Sato Conference on Japanese Law “The Japanese Legal System: An Era of Transformation”, Berkeley, CA, US, 2011/03/14
  • On the Changing Role of Lawyer in Japan: In Relation to the Proper Population of Lawyer ―Analyzing the Results of Questionnaire Surveys―, Kota FUKUI, Academic Seminar at the ANU College of Law, Canberra, AUS, 2010/08/25
  • On the Changing Role of Lawyer in Japan: In Relation to the Proper Population of Lawyer ―Analyzing the Results of Questionnaire Surveys―, Kota FUKUI, Brown Bag Seminar Series at the Asian Law Centre at Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, AUS, 2010/08/16
  • On the contribution of Niklas Luhmann's theory of law on sociology of law, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2010, 2010/05/08
  • On the trend of legal professon: Analysis based on the empirical research on legal needs, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2009, 2009/05/09
  • On the new fields of legal profession and legal thinking: Does the development of legal compliance make the legal thinking a change?, Kota FUKUI, Research Meeting of Legal Philosophy in Tokyo, 2009/01/24
  • The new fields of legal profession and the legal thinking, Kota FUKUI, Research Meeting of Legal Theory in Kyushu, 2008/10/11
  • Needs for lawyers in corporation: Analysed based on the empirical survey conducted by the research group of Osaka University, Kota FUKUI, Osaka University and Osaka Bar Association's Collaboration Symposium, 2008/08/25
  • New professional fields of lawyer and corporate legal, Kota FUKUI, Research Group of Corporate Legal, Japan Association of Legal Access, 2008/04/24
  • Dynamism of the Coupling between Contesting Peripheries of Planetary Systems of Justice: On the Example of the Formation of ISO Standards Concerning Customer Satisfaction and the Resolution of Customer Problems, Kota FUKI, LSA and RCSL Joint Meeting: International Conference "Law and Society in the 21st Century": Transformation, Resistance and the Future, Berlin Germany, 2007/07/25
  • On the trend of ADR and the position of basic laws, Kota FUKUI, Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Sociology of Law in 2005, 2005/05/14

Media Coverage

  • GNLU Centre for Law and Technology: Public lecture on "Scientific, Social and Legal Dimensions of Artificial Intelligence", Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), 2020/10

Academic Activities

  • Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) 4th Annual Meeting in Osaka, Kota FUKUI (Chair), 2019/12/12 - 2019/12/15
  • Japanese Association of Sociology of Law, Annual Meeting 2014 in Osaka, Japanese Association of Sociology of Law, 2014/05/09 - 2014/05/11
  • Japanese Association of Sociology of Law, Annual Meeting 2011, Japanese Association of Sociology of Law, 2011/05/06 - 2011/05/08
  • Symposium on Legal Needs of Corporations in Japan by Osaka University. Osaka Bar Association, Osaka Bar Association, 2008/08/25 - 2008/08/25

Social Activities

  • 第59回 青雲塾「日本はいつから総無責任体制になったのか:戦時体制と東大話法」, 2018/03/17 - 2018/03/17
  • NHK法務セミナーシリーズ「コンプライアンス思考を身につける”法令順守はあなたを守るもの”」, 2007/06/28 - 2007/06/28

Committee Memberships

  • Asian Law and Society Association, Trustees board member, 2017/12 - Present
  • Japan Association of Arbitrators, steering committee, 2008/01 - Present
  • Japanese Association of Sociology of Law, Board member, 2007/05 - Present
  • The Japan Sports Arbitration Agency, Candidate of arbitrator, 2004/04 - Present
  • Japan Association of the Law of Arbitration and ADR, Steering Board Member, 2016/07 - 2019/07
  • 教育・再教育部門長(非常勤), 2016/11 - 2017/10
  • 研究プロジェクト主任研究員, 2013/07 - 2014/06
  • Osaka Bar Association, Citizen’sCommittee member, 2012/03 - 2014/02
  • 倫理委員・治験審査委員, 2000/04 - 2002/03