Global

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    General counsel trend of ceo appointees continues apace with sodastream, as does jumping the fence, while Eli Lilly seeks new top lawyer and we mark a sad passing in this busy week around the house.

  • CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

    Is your ceo spending less time at the top?

    Among the world's biggest companies, ceos are spending less time at the top, as reserch raises issue of ethical failings and gender concerns.

  • LEGAL OPERATIONS

    Legal ops grow with tech roadmap

    Legal departments emphasise legal operations and increase investment as a full-time role rather than one that might be shared with others, says survey.

  • CLIMATE CHANGE

    Corporate litigation heats up

    Climate change litigation poses growing threat to companies' profitability, warns law firm partner.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    General counsel duo jump the fence

    General counsel at two major global banks have chosen to jump over the fence and take up new roles at Reed Smith and HSF.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    Two women general counsel take top non-lawyer jobs, while two finance firms appoint their first-ever general counsel, in a busy week around the house.

  • INSURETECH

    Law firm's insuretech tie-up

    DAC Beachcroft partners with insurtech start-up and Audatex to develop AI-based liability assessment tool.

  • MARKETING

    Under the spotlight: Harry Pfeffer

    Harry Pfeffer, International Business Development Manager of LexisNexis InterAction talks strategy, relationship intelligence and privacy.

  • LEGAL TECH

    Legal analytics market set for significant growth

    Automation drive fuels data and decision-making advances, but lack of awareness among litigators is holding back market growth, says report.

  • APPOINTMENTS

    Around the house

    Three women lead the changes this week, while a Tennessee bank gets their first general counsel and major brand looks in-house for their new guy.


 

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