Keiichi Ishizaka

  1. New Japanese Law Could Mean Jail Time for Illegal Downloaders

    June 21, 2012 11:11 AM EDT Japan's Parliament has added teeth to a law originally passed in 2010 to assess stiff penalties to illegal downloaders: Those found with pirated music or movie files could face up to two years in prison and a fine of 2 million yen ($24,995). ...

  2. Ishizaka Named RIAJ Chairman

    June 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Japan chairman/CEO Keiichi Ishizaka has been named chairman of local labels body the Recording Industry Assn. of Japan, effective July 1. Ishizaka replaces Osamu Sato, who has been RIAJ chairman since August 2004. Global Keiichi Is ...

  3. Koike Appointed Universal Japan Pres

    October 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Kazu Koike has been named president/COO of Universal Music Japan, effective Jan. 1, 2007. For the past two years Koike has been managing director of the Tokyo-based company's Sigma label (previously D Kazu Koike has been named president/COO o ...

  4. Ishizaka Upped At Universal Japan

    September 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music K.K. president/CEO Keiichi Ishizaka has been promoted to chairman/CEO, effective immediately. Based in Tokyo, he will report to Universal Music Group Asia Pacific region president Max Universal Music K.K. president/CEO Keiichi Ishi ...