Articles and Interviews http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles-view en Enforcement Goes Into Hyperdrive: In today’s stormy risk environment, a strong culture is the safest harbor http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33823/enforcement-goes-hyperdrive-today%E2%80%99s-stormy-risk-environment-strong-culture-safest-har <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">KPMG LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Richard H. Girgenti</div> <div class="field-item">Timothy P. Hedley</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33823/enforcement-goes-hyperdrive-today%E2%80%99s-stormy-risk-environment-strong-culture-safest-har#comments Risk Management Tue, 03 May 2016 04:20:40 +0000 admin 33823 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com When Organic Growth Hits the Ceiling: Risk and compliance are key considerations for food and beverage companies in search of new avenues of expansion http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33728/when-organic-growth-hits-ceiling-risk-and-compliance-are-key-considerations-food-and- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">EisnerAmper LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Richard R. Colloca</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33728/when-organic-growth-hits-ceiling-risk-and-compliance-are-key-considerations-food-and-#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:33:44 +0000 andrew 33728 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Infringing Lasagna? 3-D Printing Risks Innovative restaurants already use the technology – but is it all protected IP? http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33730/infringing-lasagna-3-d-printing-risks-innovative-restaurants-already-use-technology-%E2%80%93 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McCarter &amp; English, LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">J. Wylie Donald</div> <div class="field-item">Gary Fechter</div> <div class="field-item">Pat Comerford</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33730/infringing-lasagna-3-d-printing-risks-innovative-restaurants-already-use-technology-%E2%80%93#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:47:39 +0000 andrew 33730 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Bringing Home the Bacon - Emerging Issues in Food Insurance Law: Understanding the essentials of food contamination insurance http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33733/bringing-home-bacon-emerging-issues-food-insurance-law-understanding-essentials-food- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Anderson Kill</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Robert D. Chesler</div> <div class="field-item">Janine M. Stanisz</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33733/bringing-home-bacon-emerging-issues-food-insurance-law-understanding-essentials-food-#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:14:33 +0000 andrew 33733 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Mining for Treasure In Your Own Backyard: Billing data, effectively analyzed, presents a trove of opportunities for corporate law departments to eliminate waste and redeploy dollars http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33735/mining-treasure-your-own-backyard-billing-data-effectively-analyzed-presents-trove-op <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">ELM Solutions, a Wolters Kluwer business</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Bill Sowinski</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33735/mining-treasure-your-own-backyard-billing-data-effectively-analyzed-presents-trove-op#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:22:39 +0000 andrew 33735 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Managed Services Growing in Corporate Law Departments: Powerful technologies are required to handle the data explosion http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33737/managed-services-growing-corporate-law-departments-powerful-technologies-are-required <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">UBIC NA</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Michael Jeffrey Glick </div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33737/managed-services-growing-corporate-law-departments-powerful-technologies-are-required#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:32:34 +0000 andrew 33737 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com What CEOs Want in a GC: Five stages in the evolution of the position to the key role it is today http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33738/what-ceos-want-gc-five-stages-evolution-position-key-role-it-today <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Chief Legal Executive LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Lloyd M. Johnson Jr. </div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33738/what-ceos-want-gc-five-stages-evolution-position-key-role-it-today#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:37:42 +0000 andrew 33738 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com New EU Data Protection Compliance Challenges: What’s changed and how can you prepare? http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33740/new-eu-data-protection-compliance-challenges-what%E2%80%99s-changed-and-how-can-you-prepare <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">Abdes Afras</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33740/new-eu-data-protection-compliance-challenges-what%E2%80%99s-changed-and-how-can-you-prepare#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:54:06 +0000 andrew 33740 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com The Tao of TAI: Technology Assisted Investigation amplifies human intuition with analytics http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33742/tao-tai-technology-assisted-investigation-amplifies-human-intuition-analytics <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Recommind</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Alexis Clark</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33742/tao-tai-technology-assisted-investigation-amplifies-human-intuition-analytics#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:05:26 +0000 andrew 33742 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Adoption of Legal Management Tools Is Growing: Solutions are expanding for midsize corporate legal departments http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33744/adoption-legal-management-tools-growing-solutions-are-expanding-midsize-corporate-leg <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Wolters Kluwer</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Tina Ayotte Welu</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33744/adoption-legal-management-tools-growing-solutions-are-expanding-midsize-corporate-leg#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:15:34 +0000 andrew 33744 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Backstory: A “Watershed Year” for Legal Ops http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33745/backstory-%E2%80%9Cwatershed-year%E2%80%9D-legal-ops <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">Joe Calve</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33745/backstory-%E2%80%9Cwatershed-year%E2%80%9D-legal-ops#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:21:09 +0000 andrew 33745 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Time to Consider Blockchain: A look at virtual currency technology from both sides of the table http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33707/time-consider-blockchain-look-virtual-currency-technology-both-sides-table <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Baker Tilly</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Brian Lane </div> <div class="field-item">Kevin Sullivan </div> <div class="field-item">Russell Sommers</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33707/time-consider-blockchain-look-virtual-currency-technology-both-sides-table#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:12:06 +0000 andrew 33707 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com EU - U.S. Privacy Shield and the GDPR: The new rules of engagement for transatlantic data transfers http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33709/eu-us-privacy-shield-and-gdpr-new-rules-engagement-transatlantic-data-transfers <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">Thomas Matzen</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33709/eu-us-privacy-shield-and-gdpr-new-rules-engagement-transatlantic-data-transfers#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 16:11:47 +0000 andrew 33709 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Board Composition - The Unfinished Symphony: The art of building an engaged, diverse and harmonious corporate board http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33710/board-composition-unfinished-symphony-art-building-engaged-diverse-and-harmonious-cor <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Steven R. Walker</div> <div class="field-item">Rochelle Campbell</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33710/board-composition-unfinished-symphony-art-building-engaged-diverse-and-harmonious-cor#comments Board Composition Board of Directors Corporate Governance Wed, 30 Mar 2016 16:41:21 +0000 andrew 33710 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Youth Movement Drives Dramatic Growth: Entrepreneurial ethos underpins dynamic transformation at rapidly expanding Benesch http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33713/youth-movement-drives-dramatic-growth-entrepreneurial-ethos-underpins-dynamic-transfo <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Benesch</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Gregg Eisenberg</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33713/youth-movement-drives-dramatic-growth-entrepreneurial-ethos-underpins-dynamic-transfo#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:14:01 +0000 andrew 33713 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com When You See Something, Do Something: Companies must address financial reporting problems fast – or face the wrath of an invigorated SEC http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33715/when-you-see-something-do-something-companies-must-address-financial-reporting-proble <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">Susan Markel</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33715/when-you-see-something-do-something-companies-must-address-financial-reporting-proble#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 18:01:35 +0000 andrew 33715 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com FDA Flexes Its Muscles in Food Fights: Strategic risk and crisis management take center stage as criminalization of enforcement threatens companies and their executives http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33717/fda-flexes-its-muscles-food-fights-strategic-risk-and-crisis-management-take-center-s <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">Alex J. Brackett</div> <div class="field-item">Mark B. Hubbard</div> <div class="field-item">James F. Neale</div> <div class="field-item">Angela M. Spivey</div> <div class="field-item">R. Trent Taylor</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33717/fda-flexes-its-muscles-food-fights-strategic-risk-and-crisis-management-take-center-s#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 18:23:59 +0000 andrew 33717 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Regulation and Litigation Test GCs: The key trends in the food and beverage industry, according to fellow corporate counsel http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33722/regulation-and-litigation-test-gcs-key-trends-food-and-beverage-industry-according-fe <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Acritas</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Lizzy Duffy</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33722/regulation-and-litigation-test-gcs-key-trends-food-and-beverage-industry-according-fe#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 21:28:10 +0000 andrew 33722 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com The Special Flavor of Food and Beverage Deals: It takes an experienced chef with a well-planned menu to dish up due diligence in this sector http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33723/special-flavor-food-and-beverage-deals-it-takes-experienced-chef-well-planned-menu-di <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Day Pitney LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Lori Braender</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33723/special-flavor-food-and-beverage-deals-it-takes-experienced-chef-well-planned-menu-di#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 22:21:04 +0000 andrew 33723 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Contingent Expense and Business Interruption Risks Plague Supply Chains: Potential losses make appropriate insurance coverage more critical than ever http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33724/contingent-expense-and-business-interruption-risks-plague-supply-chains-potential-los <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McCarter &amp; English, LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Nicholas M. Insua</div> <div class="field-item">Ashley L. Turner</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33724/contingent-expense-and-business-interruption-risks-plague-supply-chains-potential-los#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 23:43:04 +0000 andrew 33724 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Food & Beverage Class Actions: Early and comprehensive legal frameworks and defense strategies http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33689/food-beverage-class-actions-early-and-comprehensive-legal-frameworks-and-defense-stra <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sheppard Mullin Richter &amp; Hampton LLP </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sascha Henry</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33689/food-beverage-class-actions-early-and-comprehensive-legal-frameworks-and-defense-stra#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 16:53:01 +0000 andrew 33689 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Changing IP Laws, Changing Litigation Strategies: Understanding evolving IP trends is necessary for effective advocacy http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33691/changing-ip-laws-changing-litigation-strategies-understanding-evolving-ip-trends-nece <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">Ahmed J. Davis</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33691/changing-ip-laws-changing-litigation-strategies-understanding-evolving-ip-trends-nece#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 18:04:29 +0000 andrew 33691 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com McClendon Indictment Calls for Caution, Not Confusion: The DOJ oilfield indictment should encourage compliance rather than overreaction http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33692/mcclendon-indictment-calls-caution-not-confusion-doj-oilfield-indictment-should-encou <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">J. Bruce McDonald</div> <div class="field-item">Kathryn M. Fenton</div> <div class="field-item">Ryan C. Thomas</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33692/mcclendon-indictment-calls-caution-not-confusion-doj-oilfield-indictment-should-encou#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 18:22:05 +0000 andrew 33692 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Protecting Intracompany Privilege: The more widely it is disseminated, the more likely it is that legal advice reaches employees outside of privilege http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33695/protecting-intracompany-privilege-more-widely-it-disseminated-more-likely-it-legal-ad <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">Andrew W. Schwartz</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33695/protecting-intracompany-privilege-more-widely-it-disseminated-more-likely-it-legal-ad#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 20:57:11 +0000 andrew 33695 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Risky Business: The perilous landscape of UK financial services regulation http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33697/risky-business-perilous-landscape-uk-financial-services-regulation <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">Helen Marshall</div> <div class="field-item">Christopher Leonard</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33697/risky-business-perilous-landscape-uk-financial-services-regulation#comments Tue, 29 Mar 2016 21:18:15 +0000 andrew 33697 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com