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Top 10 30-Something 2017: Jessica Roper

Top 10 30-Something 2017: Jessica Roper

From a small town in Texas, the Shell legal counsel now works on projects that span the globe. Read

Australia , Brazil , Malaysia , Netherlands , Trinidad and Tobago , United Arab Emirates , United Kingdom , United States


Melissa Kennedy of Sun Life Financial on the Importance of Sustainability and Diversity Initiatives

Melissa Kennedy of Sun Life Financial on the Importance of Sustainability and Diversity Initiatives

Melissa Kennedy pioneers diversity and sustainability initiatives that have set the standard in Canada and beyond. Read

Canada


Top 10 30-Something 2017: Jocelyn Shaw

Top 10 30-Something 2017: Jocelyn Shaw

At Bayer, Shaw and her colleagues are working toward one common goal: feeding the world. Read

European Union , Germany , United States


Q&A with the EiC: Chris Mendoza’s Unconventional Path to Citibank Legal

Q&A with the EiC: Chris Mendoza’s Unconventional Path to Citibank Legal

The Citibank senior counsel opens up about his journey in the rapidly changing in-house industry. Read

Mexico , United States


Curiosity is Key: How Chemviron GC Geneviève Bérubé Transitioned to Life in Belgium

Curiosity is Key: How Chemviron GC Geneviève Bérubé Transitioned to Life in Belgium

What was supposed to be a three-year role has turned into a decade-long residence for the Canadian expat. Read

Belgium , Canada , European Union


Tips & Insights: The Quest for Compliance

Tips & Insights: The Quest for Compliance

As DaVita's chief compliance officer, risk assessment is vital for Georgia Albert’s day-to-day. Read

Brazil , China , Colombia , Germany , Malaysia , Netherlands , Poland , Portugal , Singapore , Taiwan , United Arab Emirates , United States


Governance in India: Bringing the Courtroom to the Boardroom

Governance in India: Bringing the Courtroom to the Boardroom

With recent legislation, compliance has shifted from “good to do” to “need to do.” Read

India


Airbus GC John Harrison on the Advancing Position of General Counsel in a Global Corporate Setting

Airbus GC John Harrison on the Advancing Position of General Counsel in a Global Corporate Setting

John Harrison, general counsel for aeronautics group Airbus, on the importance of the role of the GC. Read

France


Day in the Life - Margo Rachat-Nielsen

Day in the Life - Margo Rachat-Nielsen

From helping her company move away from fossil fuels to monitoring policy procedures, here's what Ørsted's financial regulation officer accomplishes in 24 hours. Read

Denmark


CPO and CISO: The Evolving Roles of Privacy and Security Professionals

CPO and CISO: The Evolving Roles of Privacy and Security Professionals

This overview details what these roles are and how they protect the company’s data. Read

China , European Union , United States


Top 10 30-Something 2017: Gladys Chun

Top 10 30-Something 2017: Gladys Chun

Gladys Chun talks about how she aims to make Lazada a truly technology-driven platform. Read

Singapore


A Better Tomorrow: Eric Wu of Johnson & Johnson APAC on the Future of Healthcare

A Better Tomorrow: Eric Wu of Johnson & Johnson APAC on the Future of Healthcare

Wu has dedicated his legal career to advance healthcare access around the world. Read

China


Tips & Insights: The In-house Strategy

Tips & Insights: The In-house Strategy

After being burned out from litigation, Gordon McCue took his expertise in-house at Shell. Read

Canada , Malaysia , United Kingdom , United States


Women in Tech: Lisa Zolidis

Women in Tech: Lisa Zolidis

The Dell privacy counsel is on a crusade to protect consumer data and make the world a safer place. Read

European Union , United States


Analyzing Appellate Specialists in Litigation

Analyzing Appellate Specialists in Litigation

Should litigants turn to appellate specialists or a new set of lawyers on appeal? Read

Australia , Canada , European Union , Germany , United Kingdom , United States


Measure Your Impact: 8 KPIs for In-house Teams

Measure Your Impact: 8 KPIs for In-house Teams

Being a “good” or “great” lawyer is subjective. Here’s how to objectively determine your performance. Read

Australia , United Kingdom


How Aon’s Operations Team Elevated Their Legal Department

How Aon’s Operations Team Elevated Their Legal Department

Through unwavering support, Aon’s GC and COO worked to together to expand Aon’s global leadership. Read

India , Portugal , United States


Women in Technology: Deborah Im

Women in Technology: Deborah Im

Debra Im discusses how all Facebook employees help drive their mission to create “disruptive technologies.” Read

Singapore


A Board’s-Eye View on Women in Leadership Positions in the United Arab Emirates

A Board’s-Eye View on Women in Leadership Positions in the United Arab Emirates

UAE leadership is lacking female representation, but the country is making great strides to close the gender gap. Read

Bahrain , Kuwait , Oman , Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates


Day in the Life - Jon Downes

Day in the Life - Jon Downes

Jon Downes, head of legal for Willis Tower in Australia, gives us a run-down of his usual day at the office. Read

Australia


Law Firm Security Breaches: Minimizing Impact

Law Firm Security Breaches: Minimizing Impact

With security breaches on the rise, GCs should safeguard their company’s data before hackers strike. Read

India , Russia , Ukraine , United Kingdom , United States



My Take: Lead On

My Take: Lead On

Chief Legal Officer Iohann Le Frapper reflects on his past year as ACC Board Chair. Read

Australia , China , European Union , Germany , Hong Kong , India , Israel , Portugal , South Africa , South Korea , United Kingdom , United States


This Week in Privacy: Finding the Best Privacy Control Framework

This Week in Privacy: Finding the Best Privacy Control Framework

Whether it’s a client- or patient-based business, protect your data with these privacy control frameworks. Read

European Union , United States


Day in the Life - of the General Counsel of 2025

Day in the Life - of the General Counsel of 2025

General Counsel Axel Viaene imagines what the future will look like for in-house counsel leadership. Read

European Union , Netherlands


Breaking Down Big Data: De-identification Standards to Protect Personal Information

Breaking Down Big Data: De-identification Standards to Protect Personal Information

The first part of this series answers what de-identification is and how the legal standards affects your data. Read

European Union , United States


Learn Your World - Tunisia

Learn Your World - Tunisia

To support your global practice, ACC Docket offers country-specific fun facts from your peers who've been there — literally. Read

Tunisia


This Week in Privacy: Do You Need Permission to Anonymize Your Data?

This Week in Privacy: Do You Need Permission to Anonymize Your Data?

Technology Columnist K Royal answers how to retain your personal data longer under the GDPR. Read

European Union


A Statistical Analysis on Development of the In-house Practice in Japan

A Statistical Analysis on Development of the In-house Practice in Japan

The experience level for corporate counsel has fluctuated for the past decade. How will it change in the future? Read

Japan


Tips & Insights: Beyond the Job Description

Tips & Insights: Beyond the Job Description

Sophos GC Eleanor Lacey talks about her goals to grow corporate diversity and broaden her life. Read

China , European Union , United Kingdom , United States


Day in the Life - Felipe Ziegler Zugno

Day in the Life - Felipe Ziegler Zugno

Felipe Ziegler Zugno talks about a typical day for him as general counsel of Stihl Ferramentas Motorizadas Ltda. Read

Brazil


Big Changes in Canadian Patent Law

Big Changes in Canadian Patent Law

From the Promise Doctrine to CETA, here are a few laws that are impacting Canadian patent owners. Read

Canada , European Union


The Golden Age of Music: A Conversation with Reservoir Media Management SVP and GC Jeff McGrath

The Golden Age of Music: A Conversation with Reservoir Media Management SVP and GC Jeff McGrath

The rapid change in music laws has ushered in one of the most exciting times to work in the industry. Read

Canada


5 Keys to Effective Regulatory Change Management

5 Keys to Effective Regulatory Change Management

Regulatory compliance can be dense, but here’s how in-house counsel can help their companies find clarity. Read

China , European Union , Hong Kong , India , Japan , Singapore , South Korea , United Kingdom , United States


This Week in Privacy: Are the Swiss and EU Data Transfer Requirements Different?

This Week in Privacy: Are the Swiss and EU Data Transfer Requirements Different?

What in-house counsel should keep in mind when working on Swiss cross-border data transfer laws. Read

European Union , Switzerland


Tips & Insights: From Mergers to Synergy

Tips & Insights: From Mergers to Synergy

Yibing Mao, GC of Marriott, talks about the Marriott-Starwood merger that almost didn’t happen. Read

Hong Kong