Articles and Interviews http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles-view en Highlights from 2016’s numerous business immigration changes http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34534/highlights-2016%E2%80%99s-numerous-business-immigration-changes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen &amp; Loewy, LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Careen Shannon</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34534/highlights-2016%E2%80%99s-numerous-business-immigration-changes#comments Fragomen Government Policy and Regulation Immigration Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:28:20 +0000 admin 34534 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Civil Justice Playbook: Hail the New Litigation Hell http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34526/civil-justice-playbook-hail-new-litigation-hell <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Metropolitan Corporate Counsel</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"></div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34526/civil-justice-playbook-hail-new-litigation-hell#comments Civil Justice Playbook In-House Ops Litigation United States Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:20:36 +0000 admin 34526 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Backstory: Reconnect Redux http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34527/backstory-reconnect-redux <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Metropolitan Corporate Counsel</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"></div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34527/backstory-reconnect-redux#comments ACC Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFA) In-House Ops Legal Department Operations Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:31:08 +0000 admin 34527 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Are Government-Incentivized Renewable Energy Programs Hanging In The Breeze? http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34516/are-government-incentivized-renewable-energy-programs-hanging-breeze <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McGuireWoods LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Durham C. McCormick Jr.</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34516/are-government-incentivized-renewable-energy-programs-hanging-breeze#comments Energy Energy & the Environment McGuireWoods Tax Incentives Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:01:08 +0000 rachel 34516 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Distinguishing Data That Matters Most: Survey says: Users want easily accessible metrics http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34518/distinguishing-data-matters-most-survey-says-users-want-easily-accessible-metrics <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">FRONTEO</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Shamir Colloff</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34518/distinguishing-data-matters-most-survey-says-users-want-easily-accessible-metrics#comments Data Governance In-House Guide to Tech Legal Project Management Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:18:16 +0000 rachel 34518 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Will 2017 Be the Year of the GC as Mega-Risk Officer?: As new threats loom, companies are more dependent than ever on the legal department’s risk oversight http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34519/will-2017-be-year-gc-mega-risk-officer-new-threats-loom-companies-are-more-dependent- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">AccessData</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Carolyn Casey</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34519/will-2017-be-year-gc-mega-risk-officer-new-threats-loom-companies-are-more-dependent-#comments AccessData In-House Guide to Tech Legal Department Operations Risk Management Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:29:28 +0000 rachel 34519 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Spotlight Shines on Data Analytics http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34520/spotlight-shines-data-analytics <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Inventus, LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Noel Kilby</div> <div class="field-item">Rebecca Fennessy</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34520/spotlight-shines-data-analytics#comments Data Analytics In-House Guide to Tech Inventus Legal Technology Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:38:44 +0000 rachel 34520 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com It's All About That Bill: Invoice review specialists explain why managing the bill improves relationships with providers http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34523/its-all-about-bill-invoice-review-specialists-explain-why-managing-bill-improves-rela <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Bill Sowinski</div> <div class="field-item">David Moran</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34523/its-all-about-bill-invoice-review-specialists-explain-why-managing-bill-improves-rela#comments In-House Guide to Tech Legal Administration Legal Department Operations Wolters Kluwer Elm Solutions Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:16:02 +0000 rachel 34523 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Sills Celebrates in Civic-Minded Fashion: Firm anniversary brings together law, business, government and policy http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34524/sills-celebrates-civic-minded-fashion-firm-anniversary-brings-together-law-business-g <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sills Cummis &amp; Gross P.C.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Robert Max Crane</div> <div class="field-item">Peter G. Verniero</div> <div class="field-item">Beth S. Rose</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34524/sills-celebrates-civic-minded-fashion-firm-anniversary-brings-together-law-business-g#comments CLE Government Policy and Regulation Sills Cummis Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:40:42 +0000 rachel 34524 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com BYOD Brings Both Risks & Rewards: Considering the information governance implications of BYOD programs http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34494/byod-brings-both-risks-rewards-considering-information-governance-implications-byod-p <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">iDiscovery Solutions</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Brandon Leatha</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34494/byod-brings-both-risks-rewards-considering-information-governance-implications-byod-p#comments BYOD iDiscovery Solutions In-House Guide to Tech IoT Thu, 29 Dec 2016 14:41:51 +0000 rachel 34494 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com E-Discovery Stays Unique As It Goes Mainstream: Managing projects today means managing heightened client expectations http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34495/e-discovery-stays-unique-it-goes-mainstream-managing-projects-today-means-managing-he <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">RVM Enterprises, Inc.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sean King</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34495/e-discovery-stays-unique-it-goes-mainstream-managing-projects-today-means-managing-he#comments E-discovery; Information Management In-House Guide to Tech Investigations RVM Enterprises Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:25:08 +0000 rachel 34495 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Epic Energy Dispute Gushes New Law: Court finds funders must bear the same adverse costs of unsuccessful litigants they backed http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34497/epic-energy-dispute-gushes-new-law-court-finds-funders-must-bear-same-adverse-costs-u <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jones Day</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Roy Powell</div> <div class="field-item">Stephen Pearson</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34497/epic-energy-dispute-gushes-new-law-court-finds-funders-must-bear-same-adverse-costs-u#comments Energy & the Environment Jones Day Keystone Litigation Funding Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:46:39 +0000 rachel 34497 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Information Lifecycle Governance Takes Center Stage for Corporate Counsel http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34500/information-lifecycle-governance-takes-center-stage-corporate-counsel <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">AlixPartners LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David White</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34500/information-lifecycle-governance-takes-center-stage-corporate-counsel#comments AlixPartners ILG Information Governance Thu, 29 Dec 2016 16:12:34 +0000 rachel 34500 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The ITC Offers Powerful Remedies In Patent Cases: While the number of cases ebbsand flows, the ITC is here to stay http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34501/itc-offers-powerful-remedies-patent-cases-while-number-cases-ebbsand-flows-itc-here-s <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Fish &amp; Richardson</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Michael J. McKeon</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34501/itc-offers-powerful-remedies-patent-cases-while-number-cases-ebbsand-flows-itc-here-s#comments Fish & Richardson International Trade Patent Law Thu, 29 Dec 2016 16:34:18 +0000 rachel 34501 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Civil Litigator Breaks Ground with Criminal Clemency: President Obama commutes sentence of non-violent drug offender http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34502/civil-litigator-breaks-ground-criminal-clemency-president-obama-commutes-sentence-non <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McNees Wallace &amp; Nurick LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Kiandra Bair</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34502/civil-litigator-breaks-ground-criminal-clemency-president-obama-commutes-sentence-non#comments Clemency Criminal Law McNees Thu, 29 Dec 2016 17:43:24 +0000 rachel 34502 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Many Paths (and Perils) of Construction Projects: What you don’t know can hurt you, what you do know can save time and money http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34504/many-paths-and-perils-construction-projects-what-you-don%E2%80%99t-know-can-hurt-you-what-you <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McNees Wallace &amp; Nurick LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Diane Tokarsky</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34504/many-paths-and-perils-construction-projects-what-you-don%E2%80%99t-know-can-hurt-you-what-you#comments Construction Law McNees Project Management Thu, 29 Dec 2016 17:59:47 +0000 rachel 34504 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com ACC Global Chair Pursues Global Priorities: In-house group seeks cross-border perspective on legal issues http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34506/acc-global-chair-pursues-global-priorities-house-group-seeks-cross-border-perspective <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Iohann Le Frapper</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34506/acc-global-chair-pursues-global-priorities-house-group-seeks-cross-border-perspective#comments ACC Association of Corporate Counsel In-house counsel In-House Ops Thu, 29 Dec 2016 18:15:54 +0000 rachel 34506 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Yesterday’s Divorce Won’t Do Today: Complex mix personal and professional require creative solutions http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34507/yesterday%E2%80%99s-divorce-won%E2%80%99t-do-today-complex-mix-personal-and-professional-require-crea <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sills Cummis &amp; Gross P.C.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jan L. Bernstein</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34507/yesterday%E2%80%99s-divorce-won%E2%80%99t-do-today-complex-mix-personal-and-professional-require-crea#comments Divorce In-House Ops Prenuptial Agreement Sills Cummis Thu, 29 Dec 2016 18:22:51 +0000 rachel 34507 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The “Do Something” Approach to Corporate Misconduct: Is law enforcement shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted? http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34509/%E2%80%9Cdo-something%E2%80%9D-approach-corporate-misconduct-law-enforcement-shutting-stable-door-aft <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McGuireWoods LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David N. Kirk</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34509/%E2%80%9Cdo-something%E2%80%9D-approach-corporate-misconduct-law-enforcement-shutting-stable-door-aft#comments Corporate Compliance Corporate Governance McGuireWoods UK Thu, 29 Dec 2016 18:32:52 +0000 rachel 34509 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Managing Acquired Risk: Global expansion is perilous, but integration is the biggest risk of all http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34511/managing-acquired-risk-global-expansion-perilous-integration-biggest-risk-all <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Clifford Chance</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David DiBari</div> <div class="field-item">Guy Norman</div> <div class="field-item">Wendy Wysong</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34511/managing-acquired-risk-global-expansion-perilous-integration-biggest-risk-all#comments Anti-Corruption Clifford Chance Risk Management Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:15:34 +0000 rachel 34511 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com FERC Enforcement is (Kinda) Alive and Well: But a new commission will mean changes for the energy regulator http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34512/ferc-enforcement-kinda-alive-and-well-new-commission-will-mean-changes-energy-regulat <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Akin Gump Strauss Hauer &amp; Feld LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David Applebaum</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34512/ferc-enforcement-kinda-alive-and-well-new-commission-will-mean-changes-energy-regulat#comments Akin Gump Energy Energy & the Environment FERC Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:29:48 +0000 rachel 34512 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Certainty of Uncertainty: Energy players fume and fret, but the game is always fueled by price http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34514/certainty-uncertainty-energy-players-fume-and-fret-game-always-fueled-price <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Akin Gump Strauss Hauer &amp; Feld LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David Sweeney</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34514/certainty-uncertainty-energy-players-fume-and-fret-game-always-fueled-price#comments Akin Gump Energy Energy & the Environment Fossil Fuels Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:59:19 +0000 rachel 34514 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Easing the Uncertainty of Brexit: UK Attorney General envisions wholesale shift of EU regulation to UK http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34488/easing-uncertainty-brexit-uk-attorney-general-envisions-wholesale-shift-eu-regulation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">United Kingdom Attorney General&#039;s Office</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jeremy Wright QC</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34488/easing-uncertainty-brexit-uk-attorney-general-envisions-wholesale-shift-eu-regulation#comments Brexit UK Attorney General UK Brexit United Kingdom Fri, 23 Dec 2016 16:05:46 +0000 rachel 34488 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Trump Presidency: Impacts for Business Immigration http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34533/trump-presidency-impacts-business-immigration <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen &amp; Loewy, LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Bo Cooper</div> <div class="field-item">Carl Hampe</div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34533/trump-presidency-impacts-business-immigration#comments Fragomen Government Policy and Regulation Immigration Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:19:21 +0000 admin 34533 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Backstory: GC Comp: Doing More with . . . a Little More http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34486/backstory-gc-comp-doing-more-little-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Metropolitan Corporate Counsel</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"></div> </div> </div> http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34486/backstory-gc-comp-doing-more-little-more#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2016 20:16:01 +0000 admin 34486 at http://www.metropolitancorporatecounsel.com