We recommend the customers to request full translation of a document. This is because the document-receiving party usually asks for any documents to be submitted be translated in full. Although rather rare, there are cases where the document-receiving party is …

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When moving to a different country or planning to have your Japanese child attend a school on base, most accepting schools ask you to submit a transcript and/or other documents from the previous school. And in many cases, such documents …

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Lawyer / Attorney (Bengoshi) Lawyer license is a national qualification certified by the Ministry of Justice. A lawyer or an attorney is a professional who has sophisticated knowledge of laws and can protect a person’s rights and interests. Although lawyers …

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When traveling internationally with pets, most countries require documents for importing/exporting your pets in advance and at the time of checking in or out at the airport. Okinawa Translator will translate any and all of the documents for your pets …

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In Japan, same sex marriage is yet to be achieved due to its laws. Some cities in Japan have adopted “partnership system.” Although such partnership is not recognized as legal marriage and the city office cannot issue the couple with …

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