The world's largest community of in-house counsel
Manage Legal Spend!

Manage Legal Spend

Tools, Tips & Resources       Training

Better outcomes • Higher predictability • Lower costs

How to Prevent a Tragedy: Know Your Role During Government Investigations

How to Prevent a Tragedy: Know Your Role During Government Investigations

2017 May 01
ACC Docket

Much like in Shakespearean plays, a government-driven investigation into company compliance can end as either a comedy or as a tragedy.To ensure the former, in-house counsel should work collaboratively with outside counsel to plan, establish, and execute an effective response plan. In doing so, the company can guarantee a positive relationship with federal regulators and avoid meeting a tragic Shakespearean demise.

Lincoln Financial Group’s Kirkland Hicks, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, on the Changing Role of the Chief Legal Officer

Lincoln Financial Group’s Kirkland Hicks, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, on the Changing Role of the Chief Legal Officer

2017 Apr 18
Chief Legal Officers

"The role has changed in terms of putting the general counsel in the crosshairs," says Hicks. "General counsel now are viewed as true gatekeepers by regulators and stakeholders. They are held accountable for business failures—there is greater risk, but there are many more rewards."  

ACC Legal Operations to Address Emerging Legal Technology, Design Thinking at Third Annual Conference

ACC Legal Operations to Address Emerging Legal Technology, Design Thinking at Third Annual Conference

2017 Apr 10
Newsroom

ACC will host the 2017 ACC Legal Ops Conference, "Accelerating Innovation in Legal Services," on June 2-4 in Chicago.

The Role of General Counsel in Middle East

The Role of General Counsel in Middle East

2017 Mar 21
Resource Library

This Leading Practice Profile, The Role of General Counsel in Middle East, features the law department leading practices for three entities navigating the many challenges of meeting the regulatory and cultural standards placed on global corporations.  

Education Events

Indemnification Pitfalls in Commercial Contracts

CLE
2017  May  02 — Online

ACC Resources Webcast (APAC)

2017  May  08 — Online

Mini MBA for In-House Counsel

CLE
2017  May  09-11 — Los Angeles, CA

2017 ACC Legal Operations Conference

2017  June  04-06 — Chicago (Rosemont), IL

Mini MBA for In-House Counsel

CLE
2017  June  05-07 — Boston, MA
ACC Jobline

691 Listings 50 New this week

This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some are essential to make our site work properly; others help us improve the user experience.
By using the site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Read our privacy policy to learn more. Hide this message