(Last updated : 2018-11-23 03:10:47)
  Hotta Syûgo (Syugo)
   Department   Undergraduate School  , School of Law
   Position   Professor
■ Books and Papers
1. 2012 Article The Psycholinguistic Basis of Distinctiveness in Trademark Law In Peter Tiersma and Larry Solan, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Language and Law pp.478-487 (Collaboration) 
2. 2007 Book Morphosyntactic Structure of Japanese Trademarks and Their Distinctiveness:A New Model for Linguistic Analysis of Trademarks  pp.379-392 (Single) 
3. 2007 Article A Linguistic Exploration of Trademark Dilution M. T. Turell, M. Spassova, J. Cicres (ed.). Proceedings of the 2nd European IAFL Conference onf Forensic Linguistics / Language and the Law pp.179-186 (Single) 
4. 2007 Article The Psycholinguistic Foundation of Trademarks: An Experimental Study. M. T. Turell, M. Spassova, J. Cicres (ed.). Proceedings of the 2nd European IAFL Conference onf Forensic Linguistics / Language and the Law, Barcelona: IULA, DOCUMENTA UNIVERSITARIA pp.173-178 (Collaboration) 
5. 2006 Book A Linguistic Exploration of Foreign Terms in Trademarks   (Single) 
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■ Conference Presentations
1. 2011/06/04 Examining Written Decisions on the Mixed-Jury Cases in Japan: A Corpus-Based Approach. (The 2011 Annual Meeting of Law and Society Association, San Francisco, U.S.A.)
2. 2011/04/22 Law in Our Daily Life. (The Otaru University of Commerce 2011-2012 English Lecture Series)
3. 2011/02/20 (Roundtable on Communicative Competence)
4. 2010/08/27 Where linguistics, psychology, and law meet: Analyzing communication between lay and professional judges. (The International Society for Justice Research 13th Biennial Conference, Alberta, Canada.)
5. 2010/05/27 Let the Deliberation Corpora Speak about Lay Participation in Criminal Trials in Japan. (The 2010 Annual Meeting of the Law and Society Association)
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■ Academic Qualifications
1. 2005/12
Degree Acquisition
〔Master degree program〕 Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Completed, Master in Laws (LL.M.)
2. 2005~2008 〔Doctoral course〕 Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Accomplished credits for doctoral program,
3. 1999/06
Degree Acquisition
〔Doctoral course〕 Theoretical Linguistics, Department of Linguistics, the University of Chicago, Completed, Ph.D. in Linguistics
■ Career History
1. 2010/04~ Meiji University School of Law Professor Link
2. 2008/04 Meiji University School of Law Associate Professor
3. 2003/04~2008/04 the College of Law and the Graduate School of Language Education and Information Science, Ritsumeikan University Associate Professor
4. 2000/04~2003/03 Ritsumeikan University the College of Law Associate Professor
■ Academic Associations Membership
1. 2009~ Japan Association for Language and Law
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1. 2006~2014  Aspects of Language in Legal Settings, Lay Participation in Judicial Processes  (Key Word : Forensic Linguistics,Language and Law,Saiban'in System)
2. 2004~2012  Psycho-linguistic analysis of trademarks  (Key Word : trademarks)
3. 1993  Word Formation in Japanese and English  (Key Word : "Word formation,syntax,autolexical grammar")
■ Current Specialized Field
Linguistics, Linguistics