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Sharing Regulatory Risk in Global M&A

Sharing Regulatory Risk in Global M&A

2015 Dec 01
ACC Docket

A changing regulatory environment has raised the uncertainties and risks of M&A, particularly on the selling side. Mitigate these risks by evaluating the relevant regulatory landscape and including conditions — such as reverse termination fees or hell-or-high-water provisions — in purchase agreements.

Using Online Training to Teach Compliance, Ethics and Best Practices

Using Online Training to Teach Compliance, Ethics and Best Practices

2015 Nov 02
Chief Legal Officers

As executive vice president for the legal, commercial and governance group at AngloGold Ashanti, the world's third largest gold producer, Ria Sanz finds her South Africa-based company is constantly under the eye of one government or another, and she finds that her industry carries a set of complex challenges.

Reaching Out

Reaching Out

2015 Nov 01

ACC Vice President and Chief Legal Officer Jim Merklinger was quoted in an InsideCounsel article on the role of the in-house legal department when companies look to expand globally.

2015 ACC Global Census

2015 ACC Global Census

2015 Oct 12
Resource Library

Based on responses from over 5,000 in-house counsel in 73 countries, ACC's 2015 Census Report offers legal departments, law firms, and other legal industry partners insight into one of the largest ever samplings of the in-house community. Purchase electronic copy only, download the free Executive Summary below

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ACC Sends Condolences in Wake of Paris Tragedy

On behalf of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), board of directors, staff and entire ACC community, our heartfelt sympathies go out to the victims and families of the tragic events in Paris.

Paris is the home of many of our chapter leaders, members, country representatives, sponsors and the in-house community at large. We share in the grief and sadness of those that have lost loved ones or suffered physically or emotionally.

At this time we are not aware of anyone from the ACC network of families and friends that have been injured or lost. Our hearts go out to our colleagues and friends and family of loved ones in Paris. We pray for your safety and security.

– Veta T. Richardson, ACC President & CEO Continue