Articles and Interviews http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles-view en Technology Is a Tool, Not the Solution: Successful managed review requires both legal and technology experts http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33824/technology-tool-not-solution-successful-managed-review-requires-both-legal-and-techno <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">Sanjay Manocha, Esq.</div> <div class="field-item">Shelley Brown</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33824/technology-tool-not-solution-successful-managed-review-requires-both-legal-and-techno#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 14:36:48 +0000 jhussar 33824 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com 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 Hedge Fund Scrutiny Continues: Heightened attention is driving up costs and increasing http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33826/hedge-fund-scrutiny-continues-heightened-attention-driving-costs-and-increasing <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">Kelli Moll</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33826/hedge-fund-scrutiny-continues-heightened-attention-driving-costs-and-increasing#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 18:08:05 +0000 jhussar 33826 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Email by the Numbers: Graphing a department’s email activity can yield crucial information on productivity and value http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33853/email-numbers-graphing-department%E2%80%99s-email-activity-can-yield-crucial-information-prod <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Altman Weil, Inc.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Rees Morrison</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33853/email-numbers-graphing-department%E2%80%99s-email-activity-can-yield-crucial-information-prod#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 20:13:45 +0000 jhussar 33853 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Element in Transformation: Nothing will change until your people do http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33857/element-transformation-nothing-will-change-until-your-people-do <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/33857/element-transformation-nothing-will-change-until-your-people-do#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 20:30:45 +0000 jhussar 33857 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Balancing Revenue Against Risk: Education and zero tolerance for deficiencies are key http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33858/balancing-revenue-against-risk-education-and-zero-tolerance-deficiencies-are-key <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">John Pennett</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33858/balancing-revenue-against-risk-education-and-zero-tolerance-deficiencies-are-key#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 20:44:23 +0000 jhussar 33858 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Email by the Numbers: Graphing a department’s email activity can yield crucial information on productivity and value http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33854/email-numbers-graphing-department%E2%80%99s-email-activity-can-yield-crucial-information-prod <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Altman Weil, Inc.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Rees Morrison</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33854/email-numbers-graphing-department%E2%80%99s-email-activity-can-yield-crucial-information-prod#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 20:26:02 +0000 jhussar 33854 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com True Rewards of Compliance http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33843/true-rewards-compliance <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">Yogesh Bahl</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33843/true-rewards-compliance#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 18:28:05 +0000 jhussar 33843 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Data localization requirements are driven mainly by concerns over privacy, security, surveillance and law enforcement. http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33851/data-localization-requirements-are-driven-mainly-concerns-over-privacy-security-surve <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.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/33851/data-localization-requirements-are-driven-mainly-concerns-over-privacy-security-surve#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 19:22:25 +0000 jhussar 33851 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