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‘From the Inside Out’ With Lee Drucker Of Lake Whillans [Sponsored]

We discuss the basics of litigation finance and uncover insider insights for lawyers looking to engage more with the burgeoning field.
Tags: Podcast, Law, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance, Lake Whillans, Outside Counsel, Lee Drucker, From The Inside Out


Morning Docket: 01.18.19

* Trump instructed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, which was a rotten thing to do to America's hottest lawyer. [Buzzfeed] * Skadden settles with government over Manafort fiasco to the tune of $4.6 million. [NY Times] * Ben Brafman officially out as Harvey Weinstein's lawyer. [Law360] * Net neutrality case will press forward after the DC Circuit told the FCC it couldn't use Trump's shutdown as an excuse to delay the case. [National Law Journal] * Clients planning to spend more on tech and l...
Tags: Fcc, Net Neutrality, Law, Congress, America, Ars Technica, Harvey Weinstein, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Trump, Ny Times, Michael Cohen, Skadden, National Law Journal, DC Circuit, Ben Brafman


In-House Counsel: Tell Us About Your Outside Law Firms (Again!)

GCs and corporate counsel: which law firms are at the top of your lists?
Tags: Law, Rankings, Survey, Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Outside Counsel


Salaries Are Up And So Are The Non-Traditional Benefits

The key to finding an employer that fits your style may be in the perks.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Associate Salaries, In-House Salaries


Settlement Happy CEO? Don’t Be Afraid To Push Back

Legal concerns may take a backseat to business ones, but that does not mean you should simply fold.
Tags: Law, Advice, In-House Counsel, Settlements, Stephen R. Williams


‘From The Inside Out’ With Nancy Saltzman Of EXL Service [Sponsored]

Nancy discussed with us the value of law firm experience and what she looks for when working with outside counsel.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Nancy, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance, Lake Whillans, Outside Counsel, From The Inside Out, EXL Service, Nancy Saltzman


The New Year’s Regime Change: Why You Should Question Authority

New team? New year? Same old mistakes that in-house attorneys must deal with.
Tags: Law, Advice, In-House Counsel, Kay Thrace


Lawyer Charged In String Of Sexual Attacks On Women

From in-house to the big house? He's the suspect in as many as five attacks on women.
Tags: Crime, Law, Sexual Assault, Legal Ethics, In-House Counsel, Small Law Firms, Attorney Misconduct, Ra’Shaun Kelley


Expanding Your Speaking Opportunities

Having an effective speaking career needs vision, strategy, and practice. Here are some tips you can use.
Tags: Law, Advice, Public Speaking, In-House Counsel, Olga V. Mack


Donald Trump’s Lessons On Management

If you thought you knew how to conduct yourself as an in-house attorney, think again.
Tags: Law, Advice, Management, Donald Trump, Mark Herrmann, In-House Counsel


To Be A Good In-House Counsel, Be Prepared To Break The Law, Maybe

Sometimes, to do the right thing, you have to make a decision much hastier than you might normally be comfortable with doing so.
Tags: Law, Advice, In-House Counsel, Stephen R. Williams, Heath / Wellness


Morning Docket: 01.03.19

* R. Kelly threatens to sue Lifetime, a lawsuit that will be totally worth it if the judge has to say "don't pee on my leg and say it's raining." [TMZ] * Alex Van Der Zwaan's attorney, Laura Grossfield Birger, tapped to run the SDNY Criminal Division. That's some... curious optics right now. [Courthouse News Service] * The billionaire client that Boies Schiller is suing over unpaid fees has now alleged malpractice, which is a bold move considering BSF got him through multiple litigation scrape...
Tags: Law, Church, Nbc News, Tesla, Courts, Courthouse News Service, Blockchain, R Kelly, 9th Circuit, BSF, Ninth Circuit, Cooley LLP, In-House Counsel, New York Law Journal, Morning Docket, Boies Schiller


Good News For Lawyers: Demand For Legal Services Is Up — Especially In New York

Companies need lawyers now more than ever.
Tags: New York, Law, HBR Consulting, In-House Counsel, Legal Demand


3 Legal Predictions For 2019

What will happen in the legal industry in the new year? In-house columnist Mark Herrmann has some ideas.
Tags: Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Women's Issues, Mark Herrmann, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance, Predictions for 2019


‘From the Inside Out’ With Jason Barnwell Of Microsoft [Sponsored]

We discuss the value of law firm experience, what makes for good outside counsel, and the role technology plays in law.
Tags: Podcast, Microsoft, Law, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance, Lake Whillans, Outside Counsel, Jason Barnwell, From The Inside Out, Jason Barnwell Of Microsoft


There’s A New World Coming

Today’s release of the 2018 Blickstein Group Law Department Operations Survey Report reveals law departments are taking advantage of #newlaw options,
Tags: Law, Legal Technology, In-House Counsel, Legal Operations, LDO Survey, AI. data mining, ALSPs, LPOs, Blickstein Group Law Department Operations


There’s A New World Coming [Sponsored]

Today’s release of the 2018 Blickstein Group Law Department Operations Survey Report reveals law departments are taking advantage of #newlaw options,
Tags: Law, Legal Technology, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Legal Operations, LDO Survey, AI. data mining, ALSPs, LPOs, Blickstein Group Law Department Operations


For The Holidays, Give The Gift Of A Big Block Of Cheese

Share your 'cheese' -- your time -- with all of your 'constituents' -- your clients. You won't regret it.
Tags: Law, Client relationships, In-House Counsel, Stephen R. Williams, Holidays and Seasons


Legal Frames Of Reference

Law can mean many things depending on your certain point of view.
Tags: Technology, Law, Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance


Give Yourself Permission To Stop Being A Year-End Sucker

You already know this, but it bears repeating.
Tags: Law, Advice, In-House Counsel, Kay Thrace


Morning Docket: 12.18.18

* Michael Flynn's going in for sentencing today. My money is on him not throwing out the plea deal over materiality. [National Law Journal] * Meanwhile, some of his old cronies have been charged for acting as illegal agents of Turkey, which is not the cooperation that's getting the most attention, but it's the cooperation that probably has the most direct impact. [Courthouse News Service] * Judge makes deer poacher watch Bambi. I guess to understand what a wonderful and delightful journey he ...
Tags: Law, Sports, Turkey, Ncaa, Sexual Harassment, Courthouse News Service, Bambi, Michael Flynn, National Law Journal, Claudia Wilken, Robert Mueller, Emmet Sullivan, Howrey, In-House Counsel, Morning Docket, Covington & Burling


Should Smart Contract Developers Be Held Responsible?

Under certain circumstances smart contract developers could be held accountable.
Tags: Technology, Law, Blockchain, In-House Counsel, Smart Contracts, Olga V. Mack


A New (To Me, Anyway) Business Development Idea

An incredibly unique idea that might just convince in-house counsel to hire your firm in the future.
Tags: Law, Business Development, Appeals, Mark Herrmann, Pro Bono, In-House Counsel


All I Want For Christmas Is… A Reduced Bill

Clients know they're paying for Biglaw's opulent holiday parties, so maybe don't post so many pictures on social media as a reminder.
Tags: Law, Holiday Parties, Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Hourly rates, Outside Counsel, Stephen R. Williams


Morning Docket: 12.11.18

* Supreme Court rules pose obstacles to crowdfunded amici briefs. The Court's rules seek to limit influence purchased by shadowy, unknowable big donors. Let's see how the Citizens United faithful react when this problem comes knocking on their door. [National Law Journal] * Meng Wanzhou's lawyers looking to get their client out on bail as she awaits extradition to the United States on charges of being a convenient pawn in Trump's trade war. [NY Times] * Ropes & Gray hammers the nails into USA ...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Massachusetts, Court, Sports, United States, Citizens United, Arizona, Courts, Bill Belichick, Affirmative Action, Discrimination, Ny Times, Arizona Capitol Times, National Law Journal, USA Gymnastics


How To End A Presentation Vividly And Memorably

Actively engage with your listeners. Appeal to their emotions. Compel them to act.
Tags: Law, Advice, Public Speaking, In-House Counsel, Olga V. Mack


Getting Dinged For The Bad Much More Than You’re Credited For The Good

No one will remember your victories, only your defeats. Get used to it.
Tags: Law, Advice, Mark Herrmann, In-House Counsel


‘From The Inside Out’ With Hannah Samendinger Of Alt Legal [Sponsored]

Non-obvious insights from in-house legal departments to law firms and other lawyers on the outside.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Alt.legal, Litigation Finance, Outside Counsel, Hannah Samendiger, Hannah Samendinger