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Lex Mundi

Lex Mundi is the 2014 sponsor of ACC's International Legal Affairs Committee.

The International Legal Affairs Committee helps ACC members working in international legal and business affairs to develop professionally and serve their clients in a cost and time-effective manner. Resources provided include tips for managing global legal departments and hiring foreign nationals.

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Special AnnouncementS

International Legal Affairs Annual Meeting Reception Sponsored by Lex Mundi

Lex Mundi and the International Legal Affairs Committee would like to invite you to join us for a fun-filled evening on Wednesday, October 29. Come out to Mardi Gras World and the Grand Oaks Mansion for a stroll through the Mardi Gras Float Den, classic New Orleans cuisine and cocktails and much more. Additional information can be found here.


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Upcoming Meetings

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM ET, 4:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods

This legal quick hit will provide an overview of the U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (,CISGŠ). The presentation will also highlight some of the more significant differences between the CISG and to its U.S. counterpart, the Uniform Commercial Code. Jeffrey S. Dunn, Partner with Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Wisconsin

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM ET, 9:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

Key Strategies to Manage Antitrust Globally ? Are you Ready?

Recent news highlighted the challenge of managing antitrust on a global scale. The past few months have seen reports of dawn raids, investigations and/or antitrust enforcement actions by Chinese authorities against companies like Microsoft, Daimler or Qualcomm. What key issues should in-house counsel consider for managing antitrust risks internationally? During this teleconference, Morrison & Foerster antitrust partner Brad Lui will discuss strategies that organizations and their legal department can develop to better address antitrust compliance risk globally. Brad Lui, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP

Upcoming Webcast

Global Anti-Corruption Laws - The Perils of Doing Business in Asia

Nov 20 2014 11:00 AM ET On-Line CLE/CPD Program
On Demand 60 Minutes
Sponsored by Lex Mundi

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Structuring and Managing Cross-Border Internal Investigations for U.S.-Based Companies

Dec 02 2014 11:00 AM ET On-Line CLE/CPD Program
On Demand 60 Minutes
Sponsored by Lex Mundi

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Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Contract provisions relating to the valuation of shares

Oct 2014 QuickCounsel
This Quick Counsel outlines recommended contract provisions on the valuation of shares to be used under French law as well as under other European laws.

Regulations regarding the use of cookies in Poland

Oct 2014 QuickCounsel
Sponsored by Peterka & Partners
This paper outlines the general legal framework regarding cookies used on the websites in Poland. It focuses mainly on the aspects concerning the requirements of providing sufficient information ...

Liability in Hungary in the Light of New Legislation: Avoiding It; Handling It - Top Ten Survival Tips for the Businessperson

Oct 2014 Top Ten
Sponsored by Peterka & Partners
Hints on how to have clear legal sight if you, as an executive officer, might face liability, and how to prepare yourself to avoid or handle the different liability issues an executive officer might ...


Public Procurement Multi-Jurisdictional Guide

Sep 2014 InfoPAK
Sponsored by Practical Law
The Public Procurement Multi-Jurisdictional InfoPak Guide provides practical analysis of topical cross-border issues and country-specific Q&A guides on public procurement law and practice worldwide. ...