Announcements http://metrocorpcounsel.com/organizations-view en Sheppard Mullin Partner Peter Carson Elected President of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33785/sheppard-mullin-partner-peter-carson-elected-president-american-college-commerci <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><a href="/company/366/sheppard-mullin-richter-hampton-llp">Sheppard Mullin Richter &amp; Hampton LLP </a></div> </div> </div><p><a href="http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33785/sheppard-mullin-partner-peter-carson-elected-president-american-college-commerci" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33785/sheppard-mullin-partner-peter-carson-elected-president-american-college-commerci#comments Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:09:04 +0000 jhussar 33785 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com Edmond Ianni appointed at Ben Franklin Technology Partners 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http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33576/greater-new-york-chapter-acc-announces-name-change-and-2015-2016-board#comments Sat, 27 Feb 2016 16:30:53 +0000 kristin 33576 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com The Association of Corporate Counsel Greater Philadelphia Elects 2016 Officers http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33578/association-corporate-counsel-greater-philadelphia-elects-2016-officers <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><a href="/company/33577/acc-greater-philadelphia">ACC-Greater Philadelphia</a></div> </div> </div><p><a href="http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33578/association-corporate-counsel-greater-philadelphia-elects-2016-officers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33578/association-corporate-counsel-greater-philadelphia-elects-2016-officers#comments Sat, 27 Feb 2016 16:51:20 +0000 kristin 33578 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com Wolters 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<div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><a href="/company/14187/national-association-corporate-directors-nacd">National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)</a></div> </div> </div><p><a href="http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33136/directors-rei-chico%E2%80%99s-aarp-monsanto-and-others-become-nacd-fellows-q2-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33136/directors-rei-chico%E2%80%99s-aarp-monsanto-and-others-become-nacd-fellows-q2-2015#comments Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:38:45 +0000 cpierson 33136 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com 2015 ACC Global Census Report Reveals Privacy, Cybersecurity, Corruption Top Challenges for In-House Lawyers http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33137/2015-acc-global-census-report-reveals-privacy-cybersecurity-corruption-top-chall <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div 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href="http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33155/hba-observes-national-pro-bono-week-legal-advice-clinics-special-services-housto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33155/hba-observes-national-pro-bono-week-legal-advice-clinics-special-services-housto#comments Thu, 15 Oct 2015 21:12:16 +0000 cpierson 33155 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com WLF Names Former Corporate General Counsel and Former Associate Attorney General Jay Stephens as Chairman of Its Legal Policy Advisory Board http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/33083/wlf-names-former-corporate-general-counsel-and-former-associate-attorney-general <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><a href="/company/1756/washington-legal-foundation">Washington Legal Foundation</a></div> </div> </div><p><a 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http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/32849/securities-class-action-filings-remain-below-historical-average#comments Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:39:15 +0000 cpierson 32849 at http://metrocorpcounsel.com New ABA President to Work on Diversity and Inclusion in Justice System, Legal Profession http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/32853/new-aba-president-work-diversity-and-inclusion-justice-system-legal-profession <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><a href="/company/14153/aba-american-bar-association">ABA (American Bar Association)</a></div> </div> </div><p><a href="http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/32853/new-aba-president-work-diversity-and-inclusion-justice-system-legal-profession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://metrocorpcounsel.com/announcements/32853/new-aba-president-work-diversity-and-inclusion-justice-system-legal-profession#comments Tue, 04 Aug 2015 19:04:08 +0000 cpierson 32853 at 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