Monday, October 21, 2013
MetroPCS Communications Inc.'s legal department, led by Mark Stachiw, cleared numerous hurdles to complete the merger of a subsidiary with T-Mobile USA Inc. Stachiw says the deal was valued at about $32 billion, making it the largest U.S. business combination announced in 2012.
Monday, August 5, 2013
In this electronic age, ubiquitous email can be the smoking gun that enforcement agencies rely on to demonstrate corporate wrongdoing. But the savvy and unscrupulous look for new ways to erase their email tracks and avoid detection. For compliance officers, that means having a clear understanding of how employees may be misusing technology to dodge the rules.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
In-house counsel should keep discovery obligations in mind when developing a comprehensive information management plan that incorporates cloud services. Here are four key issues to consider.
Monday, May 13, 2013
Jackson Walker partner Charles L. "Chip" Babcock is in the news again, representing another television talk show host. This time it's Dr. Phil.
Monday, December 12, 2011
The legal profession contains more than a disproportionate share of big egos. write Lisa Blue Baron and Robert B. Hirschhorn. But there's a difference between excessive self-confidence and narcissism. Learning about how the mental health profession defines narcissism can help attorneys keep an even keel, even when working for, litigating against or appearing in court in front of a narcissist.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
SACRAMENTO ? Tweeting jurors beware. Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed legislation that will admonish jury members not to mix their civic duty with social media during trials.