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Lincoln Financial Group’s Kirkland Hicks, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, on the Changing Role of the Chief Legal Officer
2017 Apr 18Chief Legal Officers
"The role has changed in terms of putting the general counsel in the crosshairs," says Hicks. "General counsels now are viewed as true gatekeepers by regulators and stakeholders. They are held accountable for business failures—there is greater risk, but there are many more rewards."
ACC Legal Operations to Address Emerging Legal Technology, Design Thinking at Third Annual Conference
2017 Apr 10Newsroom
ACC will host the 2017 ACC Legal Ops Conference, "Accelerating Innovation in Legal Services," on June 2-4 in Chicago.
2017 Apr 01ACC Docket
While the threat of an impending “doomsday” virus may seem like an outlandish prospect, real-world examples like Swine Flu and Ebola raise the question: How would your company respond to such an event? Through an understanding of key employment regulations, in-house counsel can develop precautionary strategies to help mitigate the risk of the next global health crisis.
2017 Mar 21Resource Library
This Leading Practice Profile, The Role of General Counsel in Middle East, features the law department leading practices for three entities navigating the many challenges of meeting the regulatory and cultural standards placed on global corporations.