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Morrison & Foerster LLP and Navigant Consulting are the 2015 Litigation Committee Sponsors.

The Litigation Committee aims to enhance the practice of in-house litigation and foster the professional development of ACC members working in this field. Key topics include the changing relationships between in-house litigators and outside counsel and the role of litigation in business strategy.

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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 4:00 PM ET, 8:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

U.S. Patent Litigation: The Ins and Outs of Inter Parte Reviews (IPRs)

This new form of targeted patent litigation can be a fast and effective path to resolving patent disputes. But there are landmines,ranging from the limited grounds for bringing an IPR, to working within the strict page limitations for a petition, to the interplay with district court actions. This Legal Quick Hit will provide an overview of the IPR process, along with pros and cons that can help you decide whether an IPR may be right for you. Lynn E. Rzonca, Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM ET, 8:00 PM GMT


Derivative Litigation

Jul 2014 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP
This InfoPAK is intended to assist in-house counsel at public companies in addressing the issues that arise most frequently in connection with shareholder derivative litigation. It discusses litigating ...

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, UK Bribery Act, and Anti-Corruption Compliance

Oct 2013 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP
The purpose of this InfoPAK is to assist corporate counsel in understanding and making decisions about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and global anti-corruption law. Included is a summary of the ...

Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Information Security & Data Breach Report

Feb 2015 Article Download pdf
This article is designed to provide insights into notable data breaches that took place in Q2 2014 and identify trends with the objective of answering principal questions.

Unconventional Oil and Gas Litigation Trends Report

Feb 2015 Article Download pdf
This article discusses U.S. litigation trends in 2013, and highlights noteworthy cases affecting the unconventional oil and gas industry.

Advisor Undertaking

Jul 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP
Sample agreement language regarding the undertaking of confidential material.