ABA Journal

Corporate Law

2752 ABA Journal Corporate Law articles.

Flying Under the Radar

These Little-Notices Legal Developments Could be Making News This Year

Feeling a Chill

Changing Government Policies Are Pressing Corporations and Attorneys to Disclose Protected Information

The Avian Flu Time Bomb

The Legal System Will Play a Key Role in Planning the Response to a Possible Onslaught of the Virus

Who is a Partner?

The EEOC Looks Beyond Titles in its Age Discrimination Case Against a Law Firm

Signs Say Merge Ahead

Corporate Deals Saw a Turnaround in 2004, and This Year Looks Even Better

Back in Business

After Enron and Sarbanes-Oxley, an Aggressive SEC Cracked Down. But a Favorable Political Environment Finds Corporations Battling Back.

Prove It

Task Force Seeks Evidence That Recent Policies Undermine Attorney-Client Privilege

Of Motives and Memos

Supreme Court Will Hear the Tale of Arthur Andersen’s Fall

The Zubulake Road Show

Lawyers Are Traveling to Conferences, Companies to Explain E-Discovery Opinions

Private Drive

New Twists in Sarbanes-Oxley May Compel More Smaller Companies to Exit the Market

Cautiously Corporate

In the Sarbanes-Oxley Era, Lawyers Still Go In-House But Enter Carefully

Telling Secrets: When In-House Lawyers Sue Their Employers, They Find Themselves in the Middle of the Debate on Client Confidentiality

Filed claims against their employers, alleging that they were forced from their jobs in retaliation for legal advice or gripes against management that the companies didn’t appreciate.

Ethics Czars in Demand

Self-Policing Requirements Result in New Positions for Experienced Lawyers

Old Continent, New Deal

The European Union Is Developing a Body of Law That Will Have a Major Impact on U.S. Businesses

As Worldcom Turns, Cases Pile Up

A Growing Number of Securities Lawsuits Invite More Parallel Proceeding

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