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Open Letter Urges General Counsel, Compliance Chiefs to Get Serious About Disability Inclusion

Open Letter Urges General Counsel, Compliance Chiefs to Get Serious About Disability Inclusion

“We are inspired by legal and compliance department responses to the recent focus on race, gender, and social justice. However, despite the resources allocated toward DEI, the inclusion of people with disabilities remains a footnote."
By Phillip Bantz
Utility's Deal With Prosecutors Includes Restructuring of Legal and Compliance Roles
Discover GC Wanji Walcott Named Chair of Minority Corporate Counsel Association
'A Message Men Are Not Given': Why a Call on Lawyer Moms to 'Be Team Players' Missed the Mark
EBay Is Again Under Fire for Alleged Cyberstalking Campaign by Former Execs

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4 Business Areas Ripe for 'Real' Transformation in 2021

4 Business Areas Ripe for 'Real' Transformation in 2021

Why wait for a catalytic crisis before you evolve? Why not use the advantage of time to get a jump on change? These segments of the business can see it coming. Take hold of transformation before it takes hold of you.
By David Clarke and David Edelheit

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GC to Outside Counsel: Give Me Value Adds That Are Actually Useful to Me

GC to Outside Counsel: Give Me Value Adds That Are Actually Useful to Me

The idea of "value" has been a buzzword in the legal industry for several years. And it typically meant encouraging firms to move beyond the billable hour to innovative fee packaging, lean staffing and other efficiencies. However, clients want more than that.
By Lean Adviser GC

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The Erosion of Trust (and What to Do About it)

The Erosion of Trust (and What to Do About it)

In a recent interactive masterclass Dr. Helena Boschi, a renowned psychologist specializing in neuroscience, explored with global general counsel the impact of the pandemic on our ability to trust and form meaningful relationships. Boschi also outlined the key steps that leaders can take to build inclusivity and trust in the workplace.
By Abigail Harris

Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL)

Series on Contracting Challenges: What Contracts Should (and Shouldn't) the Legal Department Spend Time on?

Series on Contracting Challenges: What Contracts Should (and Shouldn't) the Legal Department Spend Time on?

In this series of articles for Corporate Counsel Advance, we examine the ways to make contracting simpler, smoother, and more predictable and efficient for the business. The first step in this effort is for the law department to define the company's basic policies and guidelines. What contracts should the legal team spend time on, and what contracts should it not spend time on?
By Lucy Bassli

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