In-house Counsel

Business of Law

Outsourcing company opens Austin office, part of onshoring trend

Careers

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

Careers

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

Legal Ethics

Alleged patent quotas spur whistleblower suit by fired L’Oreal in-house lawyer

ABA Techshow

Test, teach lawyers tech skills, speakers at Techshow say

In-House Counsel

Judge tosses bias suit by former Booz Allen lawyer

The New Normal

Firms of the future must orbit around the client

Business of Law

Bloomberg BNA unveils new business of law website

White-Collar Crime

Former general counsel is at forefront as last 4 defendants in massive Vegas HOA case head to trial

Corporate Law

Foreign companies losing discovery battles when their in-house counsel don’t meet US standards

Evidence

Exec asked general counsel to pull up shirt but didn’t spot FBI body cam, news report says

Evidence

Judge says top Penn State lawyer didn’t represent ex-officials, clearing way for obstruction trial

Trials & Litigation

Former in-house patent lawyer admits $5M billing scheme, will reimburse Hunter Douglas

Law by the Numbers

Corporations are adding to their in-house legal departments, cutting outside expenditures

Law Scribbler

Creator of the DuPont model makes an inside move

Criminal Justice

DA’s men accused of stealing rare comics forfeited by in-house lawyer jailed in $9M theft scheme

Legal Ethics

Vanguard tax lawyer says he was fired for persistent questioning; company says he violated privilege