Legal departments are showing themselves to be cost effective, but they are still sending out a good portion of work to external providers, according to a survey from the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium.
Dentons has launched a new consulting service to address the “business pain points” and management issues faced by in-house counsel.
Are Canadian in-house legal teams and law firms ready to embrace commercial litigation insurance products? A new entry to the market thinks so and says such litigation finance options could help turn some in-house teams into profit centres.
Regulatory requirements in Canada have wide-reaching effects for business and will continue to ramp up in 2018, potentially impacting cross-border competitiveness. We take a look at the issues that challenge business for the year ahead.
It used to be that alternative or “appropriate” fee arrangements were the common subject matter of in-house counsel conference seminars, but over the last few years the mechanics around the various AFAs out there have given way, it seems, to a more hefty discussion on more thought-out budgets and project management.
Project management software can be used by both in-house and external firms to keep tabs on budget and progress of matter.
In-house counsel say boutique approach fosters familiarity and specialized knowledge of business.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A leading authority on technology’s impact on business and society says blockchain will be the biggest driver of change for in-house counsel in the coming decade.
The Ontario Court of Justice has announced 10 new judicial appointments for the Toronto area, including two black women judges.
After 18 months as Deloitte Conduit Law LLP, founder Peter Carayiannis announced Friday Conduit Law’s “renewed independence.”