Monday, 30 July 2012 13:43
Video: Seventh annual InHouse/ACC general counsel roundtable on risk management: The role of external counselWritten by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 23 July 2012 10:23 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 16 July 2012 10:42 Written by Siobhan McClelland
|The ACC’s Sanjeev Dhawan notes that there is still a lot of resistance on both sides to AFAs.|
A recent survey by The Lawyer provides further evidence of the attraction of practising in-house. From articling students to private practitioners with years of experience, there is proof that going in-house provides an intriguing alternative to the traditional practice in a private law firm or government service.
Just before completing this column, I read that the general counsel of Yahoo Inc. announced his resignation effective July 9. The article about the resignation states, “with the general counsel’s impromptu exit, all eyes are back on the company.” As resignation has to be the last resort for any general counsel, I wonder how many people have any appreciation for the internal battles fought and the pressures faced by any GC in the period before he or she makes the decision to resign.
Monday, 09 July 2012 10:16 Written by Jennifer Brown
|What it might in fact do is help bring clarity to the process, says Michael Rosenberg, an associate at McCarthy Tétrault LLP and adjunct professor of class actions at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law.|
Monday, 02 July 2012 09:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 02 July 2012 01:00 Written by Janice Rubin
Monday, 25 June 2012 10:33 Written by Jennifer Brown
|Target’s Eric Sjoding says the retailer is bringing many of its successes with outside counsel to the Canadian market. Photo: Jennifer Brown.|
|The ACC Ontario’s new program is aimed at getting in-house counsel info on those ‘hidden’ jobs, says Sanjeev Dhawan.|