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In-House Q&A: Thomson Reuters’ Steve Rubley

The president of Thomson Reuters' government segment discusses a digital evidence product he's developing along with home-office style.
Tags: Law, Finance, House, General Counsel, Thomson Reuters, In-House Counsel, Legal Operations, Finance Docket, Law Departments, Steve Rubley

Introducing Finance Docket!

Dealbreaker and Above the Law detail the latest in litigation, regulation, transactions, and trends for in-house counsel in the financial services sector.
Tags: Law, Finance, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Legal Operations, Finance Docket, Law Departments

Morning Docket: 12.09.20

* A company that makes a law firm performance review platform has hired its first general counsel. Wonder how they'll track his performance... [Corporate Counsel] * A new lawsuit alleges that an Illinois funeral home gave out the wrong ashes to family members of the deceased. [Insurance Journal] * A lawyer for President Trump has been sued for saying that a former cybersecurity chief should be shot for statements made about the election. [Bloomberg Law] * Check out this New York City lawyer...
Tags: New York, Law, New York City, House Of Cards, Fox News, Santa, Illinois, General Counsel, Trump, Elf, Mike Pence, Insurance Journal, Morning Docket, Bloomberg Law, New York Attorney General, President Trump

General Counsel Comp: In-House Bonuses Soaring Sky High (2020)

How much more money are GCs earning than Biglaw partners?
Tags: Money, Law, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, General Counsel Compensation

Company’s First GC: An Opportunity-Rich, Rewarding Challenge

Firsts are filled with dreams and hopes. They are difficult and complicated for everyone involved. But they are also full of opportunities.
Tags: Law, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Olga V. Mack

Pandemic Priorities in Corporate Legal Departments

Pandemic priorities in corporate legal departments are being constantly evaluated and reevaluated as everyone tries to figure out what the New Normal will look like. Hear what some experts say from The Changing Lawyer LIVE! virtual conference, which was hosted by Litera. The virtual conference focused on not only what has changed so far, but the relationship between corporate counsel and law firms, how corporate business will change in the long term, and new opportunities that may emerge as ever...
Tags: Law, Careers, Silicon Valley, Brian, Being a Lawyer, Law Department Management, General Counsel, Stephanie, Mitratech

GCs and CLOs: Accelerate Career Growth and Job Search

GCs and CLOs often have the need, the need for speed. And by that we don’t mean cheesy references to the Top Gun sequel, but a real need to accelerate career growth and job search. Segal Coaching has nine tips to assist – and many are just as applicable to lawyers of all stripes, whether in-house or Biglaw lawyers and at varying levels of seniority. GCs and CLOs, and all attorneys, should also consider listening to advice from successful GCs. “Many of my clients are Chief Legal Officers or Ge...
Tags: Law, Careers, General Counsel, Career Tips for Lawyers, Segal Coaching

Legal Department Value – How To Show It

Legal department value is not something easily quantifiable or explainable, but it is critical to demonstrating how important in-house counsel are to their organizations. Need help? Sterling Miller comes to the rescue once again, and don’t forget to read other views on the topic. “If there is one question in-house lawyers ask me the most, it’s this: how do I show the value of the legal department?  Boy, do I feel your pain.  Having sat in the general counsel chair several times, if there is a...
Tags: New York, News, Law, Sasquatch, Mount Everest, Law Department Management, General Counsel, Miller, Legal Department

A long and winding road to new copyright legislation

Dave Davis Contributor Dave Davis joined Copyright Clearance Center in 1994 and currently serves as a research analyst. He previously held directorships in both public libraries and corporate libraries and earned joint master’s degrees in Library and Information Sciences and Medieval European History from Catholic University of America. More posts by this contributor How AI and copyright would work Back in May, as part of a settlement, ...
Tags: Column, Spotify, Music, Law, Congress, Senate, US, Tech, Data, Economy, Copyright, United States, Liverpool, House, President, Sony

Which Companies Tolerate A Sexually Harassing GC?

What do their anti-harassment policies look like, and what are their practices?   
Tags: Law, Sexual Harassment, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Labor / Employment, On The Job, Richard B. Cohen

General Counsel Will Only Diss Your Law Firm On The DL

Shhhhhh. They'll only insult your firm in private.
Tags: Law, General Counsel, Quote Of The Day, In-House Counsel, Outside Counsel, Michele Coleman Mayes, Maureen Brundage

All That Jazz: Spoliation In Big Sky Country

The Montana Supreme Court exercised supervisory control in a matter in which it is alleged that Montana State University - Bozeman negligently hired and failed to protect a student from a predatory professor. we find that exercise of supervisory control... [Author: Legal Profession Prof]
Tags: Music, Law, General Counsel, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana Supreme Court, Hot Topics, Legal Profession Prof, Professional Responsibility

Thinking About Moving In-House? Everything You Need To Know About General Counsel Compensation #sponsored

The compensation model for General Counsel is akin to a supermassive black hole between a slew of stock options, bonuses, base salaries, non-equity incentive compensation and more.
Tags: Money, Law, General Counsel, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Michael Allen, Lateral Link

GCs Who Want To Make Big Bucks Should Consider These 5 Industries

Congratulations to all of these highly compensated general counsels.
Tags: Money, Law, General Counsel, Industries, In-House Counsel, In-House Compensation

UC Berkeley’s Chief Counsel Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash

Terrible news. We hope that his killer is swiftly brought to justice.
Tags: Law, Deaths, UC Berkeley, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Education / Schools, Christopher Patti

In-House Interviewing Tips

Arrive slightly early, speak with knowledge and passion as to why you would want to join the team, and let us get to know you as a person.
Tags: Law, Advice, Career Advice, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Stephen R. Williams

Why The Easiest Job — Reporting What’s Happening — Is Hard

Sometimes, even a relatively easy thing requires both judgment calls and seeing the future.
Tags: Law, Advice, Biglaw, General Counsel, Mark Herrmann, In-House Counsel, Partner Issues

The Biglaw Firms That In-House Counsel Recommend Most

The name of the game is superior client service. Is your firm in it to win it?
Tags: Law, Rankings, Biglaw, General Counsel, Bti Consulting Group, In-House Counsel, Michael Rynowecer

Appetite For Destruction?

Of everything happening in the legal industry today, what will have enduring and sustained influence decades from now?
Tags: Technology, Law, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Ai, Cognitive Computing, General Counsel, Billable Hours, Predictions, Blockchain, In-House Counsel, David Perla, Alternative Legal Services, Future of Law, Alternative Fee Arrangements, CLOC

The In-House Debbie Downer

Delivering bad news: an unfortunate but important part of the job as in-house counsel.
Tags: Law, Advice, Career Advice, Bad News, General Counsel, Debbie Downer, In-House Counsel, Stephen R. Williams

The Future Of Finance: 5 Insights From Sindeo GC Jobe Danganan

When you hear “fintech,” you don’t usually think of a company that cares deeply about people, especially its consumers.
Tags: Law, Fintech, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Olga Mack, Sindeo, Katia Bloom, Jobe Danganan

The Best Legal Departments Of 2017? Maybe?

If you're going to throw around the word "best," you should be able to back it up.
Tags: Law, Rankings, Ibm, Peta, General Counsel, First Data, Clorox, In-House Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Best Legal Departments Award

University Of Florida General Counsel Resigns Amid Controversy

Speculation swirls about the real reasons behind the resignation.
Tags: Law, Football, University of Florida, General Counsel, Antonio Callaway, Jamie Lewis Keith

Never Fire A Potential Key Witness Before Trial

In-house columnist Stephen R. Williams shares a cautionary tale.
Tags: Law, Advice, General Counsel, In-House Counsel, Labor / Employment, Stephen R Williams, On The Job

5 Ways In Which The Business Of Law Is NOT Changing Anytime Soon

Are we experiencing, or about to experience, a revolution in the world of legal services? Slow your roll....
Tags: Technology, Law, Finance, Wall Street, Diversity, Robots, Ibm, Watson, Bank Regulation, Women's Issues, Morgan Stanley, Biglaw, General Counsel, Billable Hours, Administrative Law, Mary Jo White

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