ConocoPhillips GC Honored for Leadership
The International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR Institute) on Oct. 4 presented its 2007 Corporate Leadership Award to ConocoPhillips and its Senior Vice President and General Counsel Stephen F. Gates.
Nokias CLO Dies
Nokias top lawyer, Carl Belding, died on Sept. 21 after falling from the balcony of his Swiss hotel.
Apple GC Moves to Qualcomm
Apple announced Sept. 28 the resignation of Donald Rosenberg, who has served as the companys senior vice president, general counsel and secretary since November 2006.
Companies Still Unprepared for Discovery According to Survey
A survey of 101 corporate counsel, legal department staff and law firm attorneys reveals companies are falling short on discovery preparedness.
InsideCounsel Wins Folio Awards for Editorial Excellence
InsideCounsel, the leading source of strategic insight for general counsel, won two awards for editorial excellence at the Sept. 23 Folio Awards ceremony in New York.
Melvyn Weiss Indicted for Role in Kickbacks Scheme
Federal prosecutors indicted Milberg Weiss co-founder Melvyn Weiss Sept 20 for his alleged role in paying millions of dollars in kickbacks to people to serve as named plaintiffs in class actions.
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Responding to Litigation or Investigation:
Control, Risk Assessment and Repeatability
July 25, 2007
11:00 a.m. PDT/ 2:00 p.m. EDT
Deborah Baron, Director of Corporate Development, ZANTAZ
Ed Bowen, Law & - IT Litigation Consulting Team Lead, Chevron
Lee Gluyas, Litigation and Arbitration Partner, DLA Piper
Robin M. Loundy, Manager - Legal Business Consulting Group, Huron Consulting
Sponsored by ZANTAZ Inc.
ICANN policy initiatives to limit access:
Whois data restrictions
Steve Metalitz President of IPC of ICANN GNSO
J Scott Evans INTA Executive Committee and BoD
Margie Milam GC, MarkMonitor
Sponsored by MarkMonitor
FROM THE EDITOR
Given the choice between two equally good products I always will buy the product with the flashier packaging.
Dont let wardrobe missteps overshadow your legal talent.
Brave New World
Growing compliance needs force companies to consider the changing role of legal departments.
Faltering community-interest organizations require a new business model.