Corporate Counsel

5 emerging issues for in-house counsel in 2020Jan 21 2020

Corporate lawyers always face myriad issues day-to-day in their respective businesses, but according to one senior in-house counsel, certain trends are emerging that can and wil

by Jerome Doraisamy


Jan 21 2020CSR will evolve in-house in 2020: Diligent

Businesses have to ensure they are doing more than just the bare minimum in order to meet public exp...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Jan 21 2020What factors are preventing innovation in-house?

Australia is a country the world should be keeping its eyes on for legal tech in 2020, despite adopt...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Jan 21 2020Sprout Mortgage names new general counsel and chief compliance officer

Sprout Mortgage, the leading nationwide force in non-QM residential lending, has announced the appoi...

by Tony Zhang

Jan 15 2020How in-house has guaranteed survival by cost cutting

Cost control and cost management have always been defined as among the profession’s greatest chall...

by Naomi Neilson

How legal teams can help drive business-wide action on climate changeJan 14 2020

Legal counsel must be conscious of evolving marketplace circumstances and the potential damage to a company’s reputation at all times, but...

by Jerome Doraisamy

ACC: German Corporate Sanctions Act must be modifiedJan 14 2020

Proposed legislation in Germany that intends to incentivise corporate compliance has raised eyebrows with the Association of Corporate Couns...

by Jerome Doraisamy

What emerging lawyers need to know about getting started in-houseJan 13 2020

There are numerous steps one needs to take to properly ingratiate themselves in the in-house workplace environment, says one legal counsel. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Corporate Counsel Awards submissions closing soonJan 09 2020

There is still time to have deserving in-house lawyers and legal teams recognised at Lawyers Weekly’s annual Corporate Counsel Awards, wi...

by Staff reporter

Reflections on volunteer firefighting from an in-house counselJan 08 2020

Working with the NSW Rural Fire Service has provided Karina Veling with more than just personal wisdom – it has given her greater insight ...

by Jerome Doraisamy