854 ABA Journal In-house Counsel articles.
The Hertz Corp. has sued its former general counsel and two other executives in an effort to claw back $70 million in incentive and severance pay for the group’s alleged…
Apr 12, 2019 12:03 PM CDT
Apr 10, 2019 1:20 PM CDT
Jeff Carr has been on a 40-year path of improving lawyer efficiency and effectiveness. “There’s an old saying that if you pay for service by the hour, you buy hours and not service,” he says. “And I still believe that very much.”
Mar 13, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has upheld all but $2.96 million of a nearly $11 million federal jury award obtained by a whistleblowing former general counsel of Bio-Rad Laboratories.
Feb 28, 2019 12:41 PM CST
Apple’s former global corporate-law chief has been charged with insider trading.
Gene Daniel Levoff, 45, allegedly used nonpublic information to trade in Apple stock, according to press releases by the…
Feb 14, 2019 11:37 AM CST
Jan 30, 2019 6:30 AM CST
General counsels and chief legal officers at more than 170 companies have signed an open letter telling law firms they expect their lawyers to “reflect the diversity of the legal…
Jan 28, 2019 12:22 PM CST
Jan 24, 2019 4:58 PM CST
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
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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