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2017 May 01ACC Docket
Much like in Shakespearean plays, a government-driven investigation into company compliance can end as either a comedy or as a tragedy.To ensure the former, in-house counsel should work collaboratively with outside counsel to plan, establish, and execute an effective response plan. In doing so, the company can guarantee a positive relationship with federal regulators and avoid meeting a tragic Shakespearean demise.
Lincoln Financial Group’s Kirkland Hicks, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, on the Changing Role of the Chief Legal Officer
2017 Apr 18Chief Legal Officers
"The role has changed in terms of putting the general counsel in the crosshairs," says Hicks. "General counsel now are viewed as true gatekeepers by regulators and stakeholders. They are held accountable for business failures—there is greater risk, but there are many more rewards."
ACC Legal Operations to Address Emerging Legal Technology, Design Thinking at Third Annual Conference
2017 Apr 10Newsroom
ACC will host the 2017 ACC Legal Ops Conference, "Accelerating Innovation in Legal Services," on June 2-4 in Chicago.
2017 Mar 21Resource Library
This Leading Practice Profile, The Role of General Counsel in Middle East, features the law department leading practices for three entities navigating the many challenges of meeting the regulatory and cultural standards placed on global corporations.