850 ABA Journal In-house Counsel articles.
Only a year ago, Michael A. Adler was on a seeming fast track to major career success.
For one thing, he had been named a “Lawyer on the Fast Track”…
Jul 20, 2007 12:24 AM CDT
Fueled by big bonuses, the average cash compensation for the 100 best-paid general counsel increased to $1.5 million last year.
Average salaries were about $560,000 while average bonuses were $1…
Jul 18, 2007 1:03 PM CDT
Major medical insurers have been leveraging their purchasing power for decades, negotiating fee discounts from medical providers by promising a large volume of business from insured individuals.
Now in-house counsel…
Jul 6, 2007 6:06 PM CDT
Ongoing investigations of the Bush administration by the Democrat-controlled Congress are good news for attorneys seeking work in the White House.
White House Counsel Fred Fielding announced today that his…
Jun 9, 2007 4:35 AM CDT
The former general counsel of Hollinger International, accused of helping direct noncompete payments to other companies owned by company executives, is claiming at trial that he was unfamiliar with securities…
Jun 1, 2007 6:17 PM CDT
Jun 1, 2007 1:35 PM CDT
The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed civil fraud charges claiming the former general counsel of a California-based software maker participated in stock-options backdating.
The SEC claims former general counsel…
Jun 1, 2007 12:41 PM CDT
A guilty plea by the company that makes OxyContin caps the latest of several federal prosecutions against companies for making misleading statements about pharmaceuticals.
Purdue Pharma agreed to pay $600…
May 11, 2007 1:49 PM CDT
Another backdating probe, another general counsel gets the boot.
But in the case of Matthew Gloss, dismissed as general counsel of Marvell Semiconductor Inc., it’s not clear if his firing…
May 8, 2007 12:14 PM CDT
David Drummond, Google’s chief legal officer, earned a salary of $250,000 in 2006, according to the company’s proxy statement filed yesterday with the SEC.
But that’s just the start…
Apr 5, 2007 2:00 PM CDT
ABA creates a support network for in-house ethics counsel
Apr 2, 2007 6:34 AM CDT
Some Courts May Be Changing Course on Corporate Counsel Mobility
Dec 25, 2006 8:07 AM CST
Citigroup Is Sending its New Lawyers to Law Firms to Earn Experience
Dec 25, 2006 7:21 AM CST
As Arbitration Costs Rise, In-House Counsel Turn to Mediation or a Combined Approach
Nov 24, 2006 12:26 PM CST
At Conferences, Put Down the Memo and the Cell Phone–Go Meet and Greet
Apr 21, 2006 11:39 AM CDT