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In-House Attys Must Become Data Privacy Pros, Experts Say

Law360
2018-Apr-24
Law360 covers a session at the ACC Mid-Year Meeting, "Fostering Strategic Relationships: Data Privacy and Security."

Ethics Rules Have Not Evolved with AI, GCs Say

Law360
2018-Apr-23
Law360 reports from the 2018 ACC Mid-Year Meeting in Denver this week.

Anatomy of a PR Response: How Starbucks is Handling its Philadelphia Crisis

The Washington Post
2018-Apr-19
ACC Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Derede McAlpin was quoted in a Washington Post article on Starbucks' crisis response.

The 5 Traits CLOs Will Seek in Their Next In-House Hires

Law360
2018-Apr-09
A Law360 article, "The 5 Traits CLOs Will Seek in Their Next In-House Hires," includes data from the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey

Facebook's Problems Spotlight Elevated Role of In-house Lawyers

Bloomberg Big Law Business
2018-Mar-30
ACC CLO & SVP of Advocacy and Legal Services Amar Sarwal discusses the expanding role in-house counsel play when it comes to business strategy.

Top Risks Facing General Counsel in 2018

Corporate Compliance Insights
2018-Mar-30
Corporate Compliance Insights features an article by ACC President and CEO Veta T. Richardson on the top risks facing general counsel in the year head.

What Law Firms Stand to Lose in the #MeToo Era

Law360
2018-Mar-27
In Law360, Amar Sarwal explains that in-house counsel are likely focused on their own companies' sexual harassment policies, but will next turn to evaluating their law firms.

Why Some BigLaw Harassment Policies Miss the Mark

Law360
2018-Mar-26
Amar Sarwal, ACC chief legal officer and senior vice president of advocacy and legal services, states that policy execution is more meaningful than the policy itself.

How Law Firms are Adapting to #MeToo Era

Law360
2018-Mar-25
Amar Sarwal, ACC chief legal officer and senior vice president of advocacy and legal services, is quoted in Law360 about how the #MeToo movement is affecting the legal industry.

High Court Limits on Whistleblowers are Mixed Bag for Companies

Bloomberg Law
2018-Mar-19
ACC Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Advocacy and Legal Services Amar Sarwal is quoted in Bloomberg Law on a recent US Supreme Court decision in Digital Realty Trust v. Somers.

How Legal Departments Can Prepare for the Upcoming GDPR

Law360
2018-Mar-14
Law360 interviewed ACC Europe member Alessandro Galtieri and ACC Health Law Committee Chair K Royal on the necessary steps that law departments can take to prepare for GDPR.

Cybersécurité et data gouvernance, l'obsession des directeurs juridiques

Les Echos Executives (France)
2018-Feb-28
Les Echos Executives features a piece on the key findings within the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey.

Chief Legal Officer Survey 2018: vers un rôle prépondérant pour les juristes d’entreprise?

Le Village de la Justice (France)
2018-Feb-27
Le Village de la Justice published a piece authored by ACC Europe President Christopher Murphy Ives on the key takeaways from the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey.

4 Essential Tasks New GCs Should Immediately Conquer

Law360
2018-Feb-26
Law360 interviewed Amar Sarwal, ACC Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Advocacy and Legal Services, on the essential tasks every new GC or CLO needs to conquer on the job.

CLOs Say Regulatory Issues Aren't Going Away

Agenda Week
2018-Feb-26
ACC President & CEO Veta T. Richardson was quoted in Agenda Week discussing the top regulatory issues facing CLOs this year

ACC Chief Legal Officers Survey: Has the Age of Corporate Counsels Come?

Financial Director (UK)
2018-Feb-26
Financial Director published a piece authored by ACC Europe President Christopher Murphy Ives on the key takeaways from the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey.

'The SEC Has a Big Problem Now' After Broad Whistleblower Protections Curbed

National Law Journal
2018-Feb-22
National Law Journal interviewed Amar Sarwal, ACC Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Advocacy and Legal Services, on the US Supreme Court's decision in Digital Realty v. Somers.

Jetzt kommen die Rechtsvorstände

Trend
2018-Feb-16
Trend, a leading business magazine in Austria, reports on the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey, highlighting the influential position of the CLO within an organization.

Les évolutions réglementaires donnent un rôle majeur au directeur juridique

Le Monde du Droit
2018-Feb-08
Le Monde du Droit discusses the ACC Chief Legal Officers Survey findings on top concerns for CLOs worldwide, as well as growing involvement of CLO in business strategy and operational decisions.

A Third of CLOs Fired Outside Counsel in 2017 and That Number is Set to Rise

Corporate Counsel
2018-Feb-08
In Corporate Counsel, ACC CLO and SVP of Advocacy and Legal Services Amar Sarwal discusses outside counsel relationships, legal spending, and growth of legal operations.

Technology, Data Security Rank High Among List of CLO Concerns

Legaltech News
2018-Feb-08
In Legaltech News, Amar Sarwal, ACC CLO & SVP of advocacy & legal services, shares how CLOs are making operational changes in light of data breaches to safeguard their departments.

In-house Data Concerns

The New Law Journal (UK)
2018-Feb-08
The New Law Journal (UK) reports on findings from the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey relating to the protection of corporate data.

The Big Switch: Why a Third of Companies Will Change Lawyers

Australian Financial Review
2018-Feb-01
Australian Financial Review covers the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey, specifically findings on inside and outside counsel relationships.

Top Law Firms and Legal Departments Encouraged to Enter the Middle East Legal Awards

Legal Week
2018-Jan-30
Legal Week reports that the nomination period for the Middle East Legal Awards is open. The awards program is jointly hosted by Legal Week and ACC Middle East.

The 2 Biggest Worries Keeping GCs Up At Night

Law360
2018-Jan-29
Law360 covers the findings in the 2018 ACC Chief Legal Officers Survey, noting that CLOs are increasingly necessary to help assess potential risks and opportunities facing their companies.

GCs Drive Ethical Corporate Culture

Global Legal Post (UK)
2018-Jan-26
Global Legal Post (UK) reports on the ACC Chief Legal Officers 2018 Survey and its significant findings related to CLO reporting structure and top concerns in the year ahead.

Four Legal Concerns Boards Can't Ignore

Agenda Week
2018-Jan-08
Agenda Week quotes ACC President and CEO Veta T. Richardson and ACC Board Chair Bill Mordan throughout an article on the biggest legal concerns facing boards of directors in 2018.

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