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Jan. 11, 2009

GC Lived in Japan, Studied Its Culture, Before Joining Japanese Tractor Co.

Richard Briggs' longtime interest in Japan began in 1966 as a college exchange student. For the past 18 years he has been in house counsel at Kubota, a Japanese maker of compact tractors.

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Richard Briggs' longtime interest in Japan began in 1966 as a college exchange student. Afterward, he served three years in the U.S. Navy in Japan and received a master's degree in Japanese studies from the University of Michigan. Today, as the general counsel for Kubota Tractor Co., the U.S. distributing arm of Osaka, Japan's Kubota Corp., Briggs has merged his affinity for the East Asian country with his legal education at Northwestern University School of L... (continued)

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