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The Association of Corporate Counsel Europe (ACC Europe) serves the needs of lawyers practising in corporations and other organisations throughout Europe. ACC Europe, with more than 2300 members, promotes the common professional and business interests of in-house counsel who work for corporations, associations and other private-sector organisations though information, education, networking opportunities and advocacy initiatives.

ACC Europe is a chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association of in-house counsel, which, since its founding in 1982, has grown to more than 42,000 members in 85 countries, employed by over 10,000 organisations. ACC connects its members to the people and resources necessary for both personal and professional growth. For more information contact


JUDGMENT OF THE CJEU of 23 November 2017 (joined cases C-427/16 and C-428/16)

The setting of minimum fees by a lawyers' professional organisation is capable of restricting competition in infringement of art. 101(1) TFUE. National legislation leading to double taxation of reimbursable legal fees in respect of VAT is incompatible with EU law. Read more here.


Chris Murphy-Ives outlines his plans for ACC Europe's activity and expansion during his Presidency.  Read the letter here.


Christopher Murphy Ives of Hewlett Packard to Lead In-house Community Throughout Europe

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (13 November 2017) — The Association of Corporate Counsel Europe (ACC Europe), which serves the needs of more than 2,400 lawyers practicing in corporations and other organizations throughout Europe, announced that Christopher Murphy Ives, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Global Sales, EMEA & Americas at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, was elected president of the ACC Europe board of directors. Read the full release here

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Amsterdam, Legal Tech: Navigating the landscape and how it can solve the challenges of legal counsels - Kennedy van der Laan

Jan 18, 2018 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Kennedy van der Laan, Haarlemmerweg 333, 1051 LH Amsterdam

WEBINAR: ACC Resources

Jan 23, 2018 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM


London, Managing Cross Border Legal Matters - Primerus

Jan 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

 Park Plaza County Hall Hotel, 1 Addington Street, London SE1 7RY, UK

Paris, Accueillir le changement - transition, networking et personal branding toute le long de sa carrière - Osborne Clarke

Jan 30, 2018 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Osborne Clarke, 163 Boulevard Malesherbes, 75017 Paris

Milan, Managing Crisis and Organisational Risk - K&L Gates (By Invitation Only)

Feb 1, 2018 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Palazzo Parigi, Corso di Porta Nuova 1,Milan, 20121

London, New Challenges in Compliance: Your Company Needs You! - Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Feb 22, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The London Stock Exchange, 10 Paternoster Row, London EC4M 7LS

WEBINAR: ACC Resources

Apr 25, 2018 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Paris, ACC Europe Annual Conference 2018

May 20-22, 2018 5:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel and Conference Centre, 17 Boulevard Saint-Jacques, 75014 Paris, France

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ACC Newsstand

Qatar’s Data Privacy Law - Ministry grants Further Extension for Compliance

Jan 18, 2018 - It is a year since Qatar became the first GCC country to enact a specific national law relating to data protection. The government has confirmed an

Proposals for personal injury claims reform discussed by Justice Committee

Jan 17, 2018 - The Justice Committee has heard evidence from Lord Keen of the Ministry of Justice and other interested parties on the reform proposals for personal

Competition & Regulatory Newsletter - 3 - 16 January

Jan 17, 2018 - The European Commission publishes cartel enforcement and merger control statistics at regular intervals. This article looks back at the Commission's

Interrogativi gravi sul futuro dello Stato di diritto in Polonia. Con una decisione senza precedenti, la Commissione propone di attivare la procedura ex articolo 7 del Trattato sull’Unione Europea

Jan 17, 2018 - Dopo circa due anni di interlocuzione infruttuosa con le Autorità polacche, e visto il persistere di preoccupazioni sul futuro dello Stato di diritto

EMEA Briefings

Published in June and December, the EMEA Briefings provide region specific content.


PLC Cross-border Resources


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