In-house Counsel

Trials & Litigation

Former general counsel will receive $850K for alleged defamation by his onetime employer


Microsoft’s legal chief trumpets diversity council’s accomplishments

The New Normal

Simplicity bias: Lessons for lawyers from industrial design

In-house counsel

Judge nixes Vanguard tax lawyer’s whistleblower suit, says it violates legal ethics rules

In-House Counsel

General counsel for Al Jazeera America seems to lack a law license, New York Times says

Corporate Law

Fired general counsel can target individual directors in whistleblower suit, federal judge rules

Intellectual Property

Customer suggestion yields ‘formal and legalistic’ response from IP lawyer

The New Normal

Volkswagen: Where were the lawyers?

Family Law

Inspired by teen, lawyer decides to adopt hard-to-place child, finds doing so an uphill battle

Legal Technology

New Microsoft law office management platform offers group access to legal docs on any device

Securities Law

Former Dole general counsel and CEO found liable for $148M for undervalued buyout

Legal Technology

Corporate legal departments are more likely than others to click on phishing emails, study finds

Bankruptcy Law

Clawback suit seeks $420K from US transportation secretary concerning in-house counsel pay

Business of Law

GC’s fix for ‘broken’ law firm profit structure: Cut associate billing rates

Business of Law

Outsourcing company opens Austin office, part of onshoring trend


Dentons hires former general counsel for General Mills who pushed law firms for diversity

Trials & Litigation

Suit by former Glock general counsel claims outside lawyers, company founder tried to ruin him


Hiring woes reported by two-thirds of surveyed lawyers with hiring authority

In-House Counsel

Suit by former in-house lawyer claims Broadcom executives ‘degrade and objectify women’

Criminal Justice

Former in-house lawyer admits stealing $2.6M from his company