Curtis J. Milhaupt, J. Mark Ramseyer & Mark West, The Japanese Legal System: Cases, Codes, and Commentary (Found. Press 2d ed. 2012).
Abstract: This casebook on Japanese Law has been specially designed for ease of use and theoretical versatility. Heavily-edited cases, statutes, and articles canvass a wide range of intriguing problems and theoretical perspectives. Professors will find that it facilitates a variety of analysis and approaches to a given question--whether sociological, anthropological, or based on law and economics. The book allows for in-depth coverage of a diverse range of substantive areas of law, from torts, criminal law, and contracts to employment and corporate law.