The complaint is one of the most critical documents filed in litigation. It is the first filing made by the plaintiff and contains the plaintiff’s goals, reasoning and supporting evidence. It is also the first document received by the defendant to inform him or her about the litigation. Therefore, a mistake in the complaint can have drastic consequences.
Normally, a child born in wedlock, or within 200 days of the start of a marriage, or 300 days from the dissolution of a marriage, will be presumed to be the child of the husband. However, in the case of a child born outside of these circumstances the court may order a paternity test to determine the father of the child in order to assign responsibility for child support.
Most Japanese visas regulate the type of work that the visa holder is allowed to engage in. For example, a foreign resident of Japan with an Instructor visa would not normally be allowed to also have a side job as a cook. However, by making an application to the Ministry of Justice, it may be possible to waive these restrictions.
There are three general types of registration for property in Japan. The first is the system of registration for immovable property or real estate. Registering ownership of real estate will clarify not only the ownership rights but also what types of rights are included in that ownership.