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With the Clubhouse app fast becoming a popular social networking service, companies need to review their internal polices and measures to minimize potential legal and litigation risks. In this article, Kensaku Takase, partner and the group leader of Baker McKenzie’s IP & Technology Practice Group in Tokyo, discusses the suite of legal issues, from data privacy, company’s in-house social media policies, to the terms of service with the Clubhouse app, that companies need to consider when engaging with it.

*This article first appeared in Bloomberg Law Insight.


Kensaku Takase "is a partner in Baker & McKenzie's Tokyo office and is a member of the Firm's IP/IT/EC Practice Group. Mr. Takase is bilingual (Japanese and English) and focuses on intellectual property law, media law, and information technology law since 1999. He has assisted many companies in various industries with cross-border transactions in the trademark, copyright and design fields.