Corporate Counsel

Amended continuous disclosure provisions may drive permanent changeMay 26 2020

Temporary amendments to the Corporations Act could be a catalyst for lasting legislative change that will make it harder to launch shareholder class actions.

by Jerome Doraisamy

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May 26 2020The impact of government bailouts on shareholder litigation claims

The unprecedented injections of public cash for corporations during COVID-19 may undermine the abili...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 26 2020Autonomy and trust key for the ‘new normal’

As legal departments figure out how to transition their teams in a post-pandemic world, leaders must...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 26 2020CLOC appoints new executive director

The Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) has hired an executive director to help set strateg...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 20 2020The Corporate Counsel Show: Leading in-house teams through COVID-19

While the coronavirus pandemic has seen many businesses struggle to adapt to working from home, othe...

by Tasha Levy

Workplace arrangements must evolve for legal departmentsMay 19 2020

Law firms of all stripes are currently considering how best to adapt their WFH and remote working accommodations to suit the “new normal...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Legal, forensic teams must join forces to combat fraud and corruptionMay 19 2020

Given the risk and occurrence of fraudulent and corrupt activities in the wake of COVID-19, the legal department must work with a company’...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Want to reduce e-discovery spend? Do more yourselfMay 19 2020

Legal departments that can achieve more work in-house and better technology will be more likely to cut down on e-discovery spend. News ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Company earnings guidance taking huge hit during COVID-19May 19 2020

An overwhelming majority of S&P 500 companies have had to revise or completely withdraw their earnings guidance as a result of coronavir...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Collaboration between in-house and firms more critical than everMay 12 2020

The “innovative and creative” solutions that can and do emerge from partnerships between legal departments and private practice teams wi...

by Jerome Doraisamy