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Canada’s Official Marks: What They Are and Why You Should Care

Canada’s Official Marks: What They Are and Why You Should Care

What protections does an official mark provide and how are they different from regular trademarks? Read

Canada


Day in the Life - Eva Argilés Malonda

Day in the Life - Eva Argilés Malonda

The Applus+ general counsel details her work day in Barcelona in the months after the political unrest have simmered. Read

Costa Rica , Malaysia , Mexico , Spain


GDPR: Implications from the New Normal

GDPR: Implications from the New Normal

From Brexit to the Facebook scandal, here’s how GDPR has impacted legal departments and headlines. Read

European Union , United Kingdom , United States


Global General Counsel Summit Chairs on Making International Connections

Global General Counsel Summit Chairs on Making International Connections

At ACC’s GGC Summit, in-house leaders can learn from their peers and develop their cross-border networks. Read

Netherlands


Five Years Later: Lessons Learned from the First Inter Partes Review

Five Years Later: Lessons Learned from the First Inter Partes Review

An overview on how the IPR process has evolved since it was implemented five years ago. Read

Germany , Japan , United States


GCC Lawyers to Participate in ACC's First In-house Counsel Certification Program in Dubai

GCC Lawyers to Participate in ACC's First In-house Counsel Certification Program in Dubai

Gulf Cooperation Council Member Salah S. Mostafa discusses why lawyers should attend the four-day program. Read

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


Missile Strike and Nuclear War? Contract Considerations in 2018

Missile Strike and Nuclear War? Contract Considerations in 2018

When sending staff to potentially unsafe locations, keep these termination provisions in mind. Read

European Union , North Korea , South Korea , United States


Martin Langelier’s Revved Up Legal Career at BRP

Martin Langelier’s Revved Up Legal Career at BRP

From counsel to snowmobile tester, see how Langelier became GC of the Canadian recreational vehicle company. Read

Canada


Ask Aliya: Ensuring Attorney-Client Privilege with EU Clients

Ask Aliya: Ensuring Attorney-Client Privilege with EU Clients

Should companies resort to outside counsel or are there more cost-effective methods? Read

Canada , European Union , France , Mexico , United States


What Employers Can Do About the Opioid Crisis

What Employers Can Do About the Opioid Crisis

Your company’s leadership can help employees who are struggling with drug addiction. Here’s how. Read

Australia , El Salvador , Iceland , Sweden , United States


From the Conference Room to the Locker Room: Lawyers in Sports Operations

From the Conference Room to the Locker Room: Lawyers in Sports Operations

In-house counsel have a competitive advantage over many marketing or sports management grads. Here’s why. Read

Canada , United States


Day in the Life - Michel Werthenschlag

Day in the Life - Michel Werthenschlag

See what a typical day holds in store for the assistant general counsel of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Read

China , European Union , Germany , India , United Kingdom , United States


Nonprofit Knowledge: Does GDPR Apply to Nonprofits?

Nonprofit Knowledge: Does GDPR Apply to Nonprofits?

The new regulations become enforceable on May 25. Should your organization be prepared? Read

European Union , United States


Daniel Pérez-Umaña of BAC|Credomatic on Why Costa Rica is Making Strides in the Tech Industry

Daniel Pérez-Umaña of BAC|Credomatic on Why Costa Rica is Making Strides in the Tech Industry

In spite of the challenges that lay ahead, this resilient region is in a pivotal moment. Read

Costa Rica


The GDPR Balancing Act: Employer Interests and Employee Privacy

The GDPR Balancing Act: Employer Interests and Employee Privacy

Here’s why authorities stress prevention over detection in the interest of both parties. Read

European Union , France , India , Romania , Singapore


Why US Employers Should Care About the Opioid Crisis

Why US Employers Should Care About the Opioid Crisis

Addressing opioid misuse can lead to more productive workers and lower healthcare costs. Read

Australia , Canada , El Salvador , European Union , Iceland , United States


Ask Aliya: How Canada’s Legalization of Marijuana Impacts Employee Policies

Ask Aliya: How Canada’s Legalization of Marijuana Impacts Employee Policies

Which drug policies should your company enforce? Zero-tolerance or per se limit? Read

Canada


An Indian Perspective on Whistleblowing

An Indian Perspective on Whistleblowing

An overview of the Indian government's efforts to encourage and protect employees who speak up. Read

European Union , India , United States


Nissin Foods Group CLO Masahiro Homma on Building a Legal Department from Scratch in the Asia Pacific Region

Nissin Foods Group CLO Masahiro Homma on Building a Legal Department from Scratch in the Asia Pacific Region

As the first CLO of his company, Homma shares the recipe to make an in-house culture based on trust. Read

India , Japan , United Kingdom


The Regulatory Future: Compliance in the Age of Self-driving Cars

The Regulatory Future: Compliance in the Age of Self-driving Cars

As technologists fine-tune autonomous vehicles, regulators are addressing safety concerns before they hit the road. Read

Canada , China , European Union , France , Germany , Japan , United Kingdom , United States


Innovating with Legal Technology: Advice from Vendor CEOs

Innovating with Legal Technology: Advice from Vendor CEOs

New legal technologies are being debuted daily. Which ones should legal departments implement and how? Read

Canada , United States


EU Data Regulators Review EU-US Privacy Shield

EU Data Regulators Review EU-US Privacy Shield

Should Privacy Shield organizations be worried about the commission's opinion? Read

European Union , United Kingdom , United States


Connecting the Dots: Hootsuite’s Christopher Gora on the Future of Social Media

Connecting the Dots: Hootsuite’s Christopher Gora on the Future of Social Media

As the social media universe expands, Gora looks to find more ways to bring the world together. Read

Canada


At Home in the World: Ensuring the Safety of Your Global Workforce

At Home in the World: Ensuring the Safety of Your Global Workforce

When relocating international talent, their health and safety should be top priority. Read

Pakistan , Philippines , Singapore , United States


Learn Your World – Colombia

Learn Your World – Colombia

From the Andes to the Caribbean, here’s what to expect on a Colombian business trip. Read

Colombia


Tips & Insights: A World-class Combination

Tips & Insights: A World-class Combination

The BG Group and Shell merger was an major deal — and once-in-a-career opportunity for Sarah Franklin. Read

Australia , Brazil , United Kingdom


Sexual Harassment Law in India: Redefining Workplace Dynamics

Sexual Harassment Law in India: Redefining Workplace Dynamics

A recent Delhi High Court decision seems to raise more questions about how to interpret sexual harassment. Read

European Union , India , United States


10 Lessons In-house Counsel Learned in 2017

10 Lessons In-house Counsel Learned in 2017

This past year had several news stories that demanded risk management. Thankfully, that’s where lawyers excel. Read

European Union , United Kingdom , United States


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


Learn Your World - Bangladesh

Learn Your World - Bangladesh

What to expect when conducting business in the country of six seasons. Read

Bangladesh


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