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Morrison & Foerster LLP and HP Autonomy are the 2014 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, September 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM ET, 8:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

Hacking: Are Your Outside Counsel and Vendors A Risk?

Recent hacking scandals at JP Morgan, Target, Sony, Home Depot and others has forced organization to invest more time and resources in protecting their valuable data. Unfortunately in many instances these new protections don‰t extend to outside vendors and law firms, which is making these partners the new targets of attack. This legal quick hit will provide an overview of the major risks associated with information breaches, the questions Counsel should be asking their partners, and the steps that can be enacted to mitigate these risks. Eric Crespolini, VP eDiscovery Solutions, HP Autonomy

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 2:15 PM ET, 6:15 PM GMT

Upcoming Webcast

Current Developments in Shareholder Derivative Litigation

Oct 02 2014 2:00 PM ET On-Line CLE/CPD Program
On Demand 60 Minutes
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP

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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

Advisor Undertaking

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

Books and Records Inspection Demand Checklist

Jul 2014 List Download doc
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP
An 8-point checklist to work through when dealing with books and records inspection demands.

Demand to Inspect Books and Records

Jul 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP
A sample demand letter including language for the inspection of books and records.