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The Association of Corporate Counsel Europe (ACC Europe) serves the needs of lawyers practising in corporations and other organisations throughout Europe. ACC Europe, with more than 2400 members, promotes the common professional and business interests of in-house counsel who work for corporations, associations and other private-sector organisations though information, education, networking opportunities and advocacy initiatives.

ACC Europe is a chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association of in-house counsel, which, since its founding in 1982, has grown to more than 43,000 members in 85 countries, employed by over 10,000 organisations. ACC connects its members to the people and resources necessary for both personal and professional growth. For more information contact


The Board of Directors of ACC Europe is pleased to confirm the results of the election, held in Paris on 21 May 2018, of Directors to serve from 1 October 2018.  View the agreed slate here.

Legal Resources

ACC launched the ACC Legal Operations Maturity Model, Toolkit and Webinar Series. The reference tool provides law department leaders the ability to benchmark maturity, gain alignment on department priorities, and enhance the operations of a legal department. Consisting of 14 different areas, it will help in-house counsel advance from early to intermediate and advanced stages in key functions, such as financial management, legal technology, vendor management, knowledge management, compliance, contract management, and information governance, among others. Learn more 

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Dusseldorf, European Competition Law Update - Baker & McKenzie

Jul 4, 2018 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Stuttgart, Meet and Greet ACC Europe

Jul 11, 2018 6:00 PM -

To be confirmed.

Istanbul, Dispute Resolution Mechanisms and Governing Law Provisions in Contracts: Which One to Choose? - Yamaner & Yamaner Law Office

Jul 11, 2018 2:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Ortakoy


Zurich, Lawyers and Money - HCM International

Sep 5, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Frankfurt, Crypto-coins - Winheller

Sep 12, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Brussels, European Competition Law Update 2018 - Baker & McKenzie

Sep 13, 2018 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

 Cercle de Lorraine Business Club, Place Poelaert 6, 1000 Brussels

WEBINAR: ACC Resources

Sep 17, 2018 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM


Milan, European Competition Law Update - Baker & McKenzie

Sep 18, 2018

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ACC Newsstand

One step closer to approval of new controversial EU copyright law

Jun 22, 2018 - On 20 June 2018, the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs (JURI) officially approved the Directive of the European Parliament and of the

Trademarks and GIs: What does 'Glen' CJEU decision mean for brand owners?

Jun 22, 2018 - The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has delivered yet another blow to the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) in its attempt to bar

DSM Watch: One step closer to a European copyright reform

Jun 22, 2018 - After a long and intense debate - including several postponements - the Committee of Legal Affairs of the European Parliament (JURI) this morning

Don’t Panic: GDPR Is Here, But There’s Still Time to Comply!

Jun 22, 2018 - Much like Y2K, the long-awaited and much-feared GDPR compliance drop dead date of May 25th came and went without much ado. This left many of us, both

EMEA Briefings

Published in June and December, the EMEA Briefings provide region specific content.


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