Politics | Jun 07

Online divorce and bankruptcy procedures approved

TOKYO, Jun 07 (NOJ) - Japan's revised civil law which allows non-trial procedures such as divorce and bankruptcy to be conducted online was passed Tuesday by a majority vote in a House of Representatives plenary session.

In addition to being able to submit online petitions that previously had to be brought to the court or mailed, bankruptcy creditors' meetings will allow participants to use web conferences when a company goes bankrupt, TV TOKYO reports.

Source: テレ東BIZ


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