Hergen Haas, General Counsel of Heraeus, on How to Embed with the Business
2018 Dec 14
When he joined one of the oldest family-owned companies in Germany, Hergen Haas helped transition the legal department from one that operated like an external law firm to one that helped make strategic business decisions. “As staff functions, the business was a boat, and it was on a rough river, and the legal function was standing on the shore, shouting great things to do,” he says. Now, the legal department is on the boat — “with all the upsides and downsides that come with it.”
The Chief Privacy Officer: The New "Must Have"
2018 Dec 01
With the advent of global privacy frameworks, and as companies collect and use more consumer data, additional importance is placed on review and compliance. The chief privacy officer is essential to addressing these priorities.
A Modern Legal Department Might Have Nipped Europe's Biggest Scandal in the Bud
2018 Nov 27
Nipping Europe's biggest scandal in the bud -- an op-ed by ACC President & CEO Veta T. Richardson and Liesbeth De Ridder of GUBERNA.
ACC Europe Elects New President
2018 Oct 01
ACC Europe has elected Hans Albers, chief of staff legal and associate general counsel, Juniper Networks, as its president.
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