884 ABA Journal In-house Counsel articles.
Jan 1, 2008 4:53 PM CST
Washington D.C.’s top lawyer resigned Monday, reportedly amid growing frustration that the mayor was leaving key legal decisions to his general counsel.
D.C. Attorney General Linda Singer, who was spearheading…
Dec 17, 2007 7:45 PM CST
New breed of firms provides lower-cost, high-skill help
Dec 1, 2007 5:14 PM CST
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston is changing the face of its legal representation, axing its longtime but controversial law firm and replacing it with an in-house counsel.
Nov 30, 2007 10:11 PM CST
A 52-year-old former staff lawyer for Philip Morris has filed a suit that contends he was fired for being too old and for complaining about others who were dismissed for…
Nov 29, 2007 2:31 PM CST
The former general counsel of KLA-Tencor who sparred with the company’s then-CEO over stock options backdating has been named the new top lawyer for another Silicon Valley company.
Nov 28, 2007 2:24 PM CST
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has tapped a lawyer who worked on many of its biggest deals as general counsel.
He is David Sorkin of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett,…
Nov 21, 2007 3:02 PM CST
Corporate legal departments eager to keep better tabs on their outside lawyers are asking about their performance in surveys of company executives and in-house lawyers.
Lawyers attending the annual meeting…
Nov 16, 2007 2:25 PM CST
Working at home has long been seen as an attractive option by a significant number of the nation’s professionals. However, that view isn’t shared by the vast majority of employers.…
Nov 15, 2007 7:44 PM CST
Michigan law firm Warner Norcross & Judd, tapped as Whirlpool’s North American business litigation counsel, has agreed to set up a flat-fee billing arrangement with the appliance maker.
Nov 15, 2007 2:15 PM CST
The former chief lawyer for Samsung Group has filed a legal complaint with South Korean prosecutors that alleges a bribery scheme and cover-up by chairman Lee Kun Hee.
Nov 7, 2007 6:45 PM CST
Apple has granted its new general counsel Daniel Cooperman 133,000 shares of restricted stock valued at about $25 million.
Cooperman was general counsel of Oracle before Nov 6, 2007 3:16 PM CST
Wal-Mart has issued a memo to its law firms announcing a “moratorium on across-the-board rate increases.”
The memo says the retailer will consider only “reasonable, individual requests for rate increases…
Nov 5, 2007 2:31 PM CST
Although the law firms doing corporate work understand that they need to focus on servicing the needs of in-house counsel, they still don’t know how to do so.
Oct 31, 2007 6:10 PM CDT
Officials with two high-tech companies, including one general counsel, are trading barbs on their own blogs about a patent dispute.
Voicing their opinions from Sun Microsystems are general counsel Oct 31, 2007 10:34 AM CDT