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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.
New Resource Database for LDM Members
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Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 1:00 PM ET, 5:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation
Join us for a head start on the hot topics to be covered at the upcoming ACC Annual Meeting in Boston during October! Program organizers from the Law Department Management, Litigation, and IT, Privacy and eCommerce Committees will gather at this Legal Quick Hit to provide highlights of programs to assist you in deciding what program to attend (or even convince you to attend!). These insights will help you maximize your investment in the Annual Meeting while offering a few practical tips from leading legal experts ahead of schedule. Lucy Bassli, Microsoft Kerry Childe, Best Buy Ryan Evans, Jack in the Box Kasey Ingram, ISK Americas Incorporated Ed Paulis, Zurich North America Joseph Spratt, Seyfarth Shaw and other committee representatives
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM ET, 5:00 PM GMT
Oct 2015 WebcastSponsored by Annual Meeting 2015
Oct 2013 InfoPAK Download pdfSponsored by Robert Half Legal
Attracting qualified professionals and motivating them to give their best are top concerns for today’s corporate legal departments. This InfoPAK offers tips on how in-house counsel can successfully ...
Sep 2013 InfoPAK Download pdfSponsored by WeComply, Inc.
As a manager, you’re expected to deal with a difficult employee proactively and effectively. If you’re unable to manage a difficult employee adequately, you may be viewed as part of the problem or ...
Recent Committee-Developed Resources
Jul 2015 Wisdom of the Crowd
This Wisdom of the Crowd, compiled from responses posted on the Law Department Management and Litigation eGroup*, discusses how law departments budget for unexpected or unknown potential activities.
Leading Practices in Law Department Staffing: Allocating Internal and External, Lawyer and Non-Lawyer Resources to Drive Value
Oct 2014 Leading Practices Profile Download pdfSponsored by LexisNexis
ACC revisits the topic with an updated Leading Practices Profile that asks law departments — in industries ranging from technology to health and telecommunications — to explain how they’ve successfully ...
Sep 2014 Top TenSponsored by Thomson Reuters
For a new General Counsel, the pressure felt as a new employee is amplified because of the high profile of the position. This Top Ten contains some key actions a GC can take in the first few months ...