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The Law Department Management Committee provides resources and information for ACC members who manage people, workflow, knowledge and legal service providers within in-house legal departments. Resources provided include client surveys and best practices for recruiting and retaining in-house staff.
Upcoming EMEA Call: Cultural Considerations in Negotiations
Please join the Law Department Management Committee for a special call on cultural differences in negotiation style in international settings. The call will be held on June 18, 2014 at 10 AM ET/2 PM GMT. More information and registration can be found here.
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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM ET, 5:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation
Negotiating NDA‰s is a common task for in-house attorneys. NDA‰s are needed across numerous processes and all lines of business, which results in significant time spent dealing with recurring problems and drafting issues. This Legal Quick Hit will focus on the steps in-house departments can take to make the NDA process more efficient. Specifically, we will review Microsoft‰s experience as a case study in standardizing templates, automating the drafting process and outsourcing the negotiations. While not all departments may take advantage of the same steps, there will be ideas that can work for any sized department. Lucy Bassli, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Corporation
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 2:15 PM ET, 6:15 PM GMT
Sep 2014 WebcastSponsored by Arent Fox LLP
Efficiency: The Sustainable Way to Practice Law
Sep 24 2014 3:00 PM ET
On-Line CLE/CPD Program
Sponsored by Seyfarth Shaw LLP