April 27, 2016 by Bill Sowinski
As I mentioned in my first blog post on this topic, corporate law departments may be negatively impacted by the inefficient practices of their law firms – from incurring unnecessary costs to experiencing poor data collection. Fortunately, new tools are helping bridge the divide and curtail the...Read more
April 15, 2016 by Greg Gosling
In March, I had the good fortune of speaking at this year’s General Counsel Roundtable event in Geneva. Organised by Development Institute International, the full-day conference provided an opportunity for GCs and other high-ranking corporate legal professionals to learn about best practices in...Read more
March 31, 2016
This is a transcript of a panel discussion that was held at LegalTech New York, 2016. The video of the session is also available in our Experts Corner. Hans Bengard: Good morning, everyone. Thank you for being here. This is now the 15th LegalTech for me and it’s great to be here again. I always see...Read more
March 9, 2016 by Mark Stapleton
Corporate legal professionals at the largest oil, mining, and commodities companies are facing challenges brought on by worldwide industry contraction. As I write, the price of oil has risen in recent weeks, but remains depressed around $30-$40 per barrel. This comes only after prices reached their...Read more
March 1, 2016 by Bill Sowinski
This is the first in a series of three blog entries I’ll post about the most common billing activities corporate legal departments experience that result in unnecessary costs, demonstrate poor invoicing practices, or impede data collection. Identifying these issues is important because, with...Read more
February 23, 2016 by Matt Kivlin
I am very pleased to have recently worked together with OCEG, the Open Compliance and Ethics Group, on the latest installment of its acclaimed GRC Illustrated series - Support the Critical Role of Legal in GRC . Click below to view the new illustration: The illustration helps make the case that...Read more
February 5, 2016 by Ian White
I am a great Stieg Larsson fan. The latest book in the Millennium Series (ironically not written by Larsson as he is no longer with us) – The Girl in the Spider’s Web – contains the following immortal lines: “What I actually said was that all you needed was a gang of lawyers… Lawyers are the hit...Read more
December 15, 2015 by Greg Gosling
In Late November, The Lawyer presented their conference “In-house Counsel as Business Partner” in London, with Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions as a sponsor. This is an informative event that we are happy to be a part of as we have a great deal of experience helping legal departments progress to full...Read more
December 15, 2015
Click here to read the English version of this blog entry. Mitte November habe ich an der 5. Herbsttagung des Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession (Bucerius CLP) in Hamburg teilgenommen und möchte kurz auf dort diskutierte Inhalte eingehen. Justiziare, leitende Mitarbeiter von Rechtsabteilungen...Read more