846 ABA Journal In-house Counsel articles.
Gregory Palm won’t have to worry about money in retirement when he steps down as co-general counsel of Goldman Sachs.
Palm, 70, is one of America’s wealthiest corporate lawyers, having…
Jan 9, 2019 1:39 PM CST
CBS paid $9.5 million to settle a sexual harassment claim by Bull actress Eliza Dushku after a network lawyer released outtakes from the show in the mistaken belief that film…
Dec 14, 2018 3:18 PM CST
An ethics panel has found that the former general counsel of Penn State did not violate any ethics rules in her representation of Penn State officials during the investigation into…
Oct 31, 2018 9:54 AM CDT
Litigation finance is gaining in popularity as more clients and law firms are figuring out how to use it.
That is the takeaway from a survey commissioned by litigation financing…
Oct 23, 2018 12:28 PM CDT
Sep 1, 2018 2:25 AM CDT
Aug 27, 2018 2:26 PM CDT
In-N-Out Burger has advised the makers of In-N-Stout beer that it wants to “hop to action” to resolve a “brewing” trademark issue “in good spirits.”
In-N-Out sent its pun-filled cease-and-desist…
Aug 23, 2018 11:38 AM CDT
A growing number of companies are replacing the title of general counsel with that of chief legal officer. The move signifies an equal position in the C-suite and greater influence within the organization.
Aug 1, 2018 3:00 AM CDT
The estate of the late recording artist and actor Prince is suing an Englewood, New Jersey-based domain broker for cybersquatting the prince.com website.
Filed last Wednesday in the U.S. District…
Jul 30, 2018 12:45 PM CDT
A former in-house lawyer at Lions Gate Entertainment is talking to the media about allegations of unwanted sexual contact by general counsel Wayne Levin, who resigned last November.
Jul 26, 2018 11:52 AM CDT
I had had great teachers of contracts, but they emphasized theory, not practice. I resolved to prepare law students to tackle the costly, time-consuming problems of contract ambiguities. Many years of practice allowed me to make good on this resolution.
Jul 16, 2018 7:15 AM CDT
May 18, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
May 17, 2018 3:08 PM CDT
The group general counsel at the pharmaceutical company Novartis, Felix Ehrat, has announced his retirement after acknowledging that the agreement to pay lawyer Michael Cohen $1.2 million for consulting…
May 16, 2018 11:13 AM CDT
In what we are calling the cyber century, the first signs of danger appear on a screen; a hack, a viral video, a tweet. Any of these can be the…
May 8, 2018 7:00 AM CDT