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ACC Names 12 Companies as 2017 ACC Value Champions

ACC Names 12 Companies as 2017 ACC Value Champions

2017 May 17
Newsroom

Corporate legal departments are adding legal operations functions, automating work to make time for higher-value projects, and harnessing technology to allow real-time access to metrics.

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."  

Eight Strategic Tips for the Start of the Formal Brexit Process

Eight Strategic Tips for the Start of the Formal Brexit Process

2017 Apr 14
Resource Library

After much anticipation, on Wednesday 29 March 2017, the UK Government gave formal notice of the UK's intention to leave the EU. The UK and the other EU 27 Member States now have a two-year window in which to negotiate arrangements for the UK's withdrawal.

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2017 ACC Legal Operations Conference

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

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2017  June  05-07 — Boston, MA

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2017  June  14-16 — New Orleans, LA
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