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12 Editor’s Note 14 Contributors In The News 17- Banking On Lobbying Bank One’s GC returns to her first love: public policy. 18- Investigating The BossA Texas GC doggedly pursues accounts of wrongdoing. 20- D.C. Dollars: Strings Attached The ups and downs of a Homeland Security contract. 24 - What Color Is Your Collar? New overtime rules and regs. Deals & Suits 35- Wheeling, Dealing, And Suing Johnson & Johnson shows heart by buying Scios Inc.; Prudential Financial, Wachovia bank on joint venture. On the Job 51- Moves Retired airline GC quits retirement; another WorldCom casualty; new GC for Gemstar — TV Guide. 51- Profile After 30 years at Unocal, outgoing GC Dennis Codon decides to take his first law firm job. 65- Legal Manager: Retaliation Bites Thanks to Sarbanes-Oxley, disgruntled whistle-blowers can now sue for damages under RICO. By Michael J. Mueller 69- In-House Tech: A Dangerous Thing Knowledge management articles, blogs, and “wikis” can make KM a powerful tool. By Robert J. Ambrogi D.C. WATCH 75- Around Town: Laws For The Lawless A select group of consultants help rebuild devastated national governments. Their next big job: Iraq. By Jonathan Groner 76 -Lobby Log Who’s paying whom to say what? BUSINESS LITIGATION 82- Chipping Away Rambus beat back its rivals, but now it faces an even tougher foe — the Federal Trade Commission. By Krysten Crawford 86 -Standard Deviation Is it time to revisit the rules that govern standards-setting bodies? By Krysten Crawford BIOTECH 92 -Double Indemnity As the country readies its defenses against a possible biological or chemical attack, companies on the front lines want to know that Uncle Sam will protect them if anything goes wrong. By Eriq Gardner INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 98 -Everyone’s Wild About Harry With great success come plenty of rip-offs. What’s a magical boy to do? By Peter K. Yu 100 -The Licensing Wizard A Q&A with Gary Simon, head of legal affairs at Warner Bros., about the company’s Harry Potter strategy. By Daphne Eviatar Diversions 119 - At Ease: Male Bonding To The Fore GCs at sporting goods companies share Father’s Day memories. By Helen Coster 120- Book Review: Juris Imprudence In Overruling Democracy, Jamin Raskin passionately indicts the U.S. Supreme Court’s right-wing judicial activism. By Cameron Stracher In The Law 121- Tort Reform In State Farm, the U.S. Supreme Court provides unusually clear guidance on how big is too big when it comes to punitive damage awards. By Tony Mauro 122- Product Liability Bayer wins the first two of 8,000 Baycol drug cases. By Andrew Harris 122- Free Speech When a disgruntled former worker bombards his ex-colleagues with a massive e-mail campaign, is that considered trespassing? By Mike McKee Index 156 -Companies, law firms, associations, and government agencies named in this issue. Outbox 158 -Weaseling Out Or, the fine art of making nonbinding contracts, subject to due diligence, except as otherwise set forth. By Steven M. Zager

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