General Counsel and Managing Risk

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Intralinks decided to host the webcast because risk — both managing and preparing for it — is the crux of what keeps a General Counsel up at night. The Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, or Corporate Secretary (sometimes all three roles are filled by the same person), is responsible for protecting their company from risk… a tall order in today’s global, information-rich world.

Law Department Management: Considering Legal Technology Choices

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When I attend conferences for law department managers, four themes invariably get top billing: (1) controlling costs; (2) demonstrating the legal department's value to the organization; (3) managing staff and workloads; and (4) technology trends. Often, these themes are discussed in isolation of one another.