Articles and Interviews http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles-view en IoT Data: Objective, Consistent & Pervasive: Using metadata to build compelling narratives for litigation http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34448/iot-data-objective-consistent-pervasive-using-metadata-build-compelling-narratives-li <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">Charlie Platt</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34448/iot-data-objective-consistent-pervasive-using-metadata-build-compelling-narratives-li#comments iDiscovery Solutions Internet of Things IoT Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:24:45 +0000 admin 34448 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Robust Midwest Markets Fuel Strategic Expansion: Jones Day’s new Minneapolis office set to service local and global clients http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34412/robust-midwest-markets-fuel-strategic-expansion-jones-day%E2%80%99s-new-minneapolis-office-se <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">Brian West Easley</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34412/robust-midwest-markets-fuel-strategic-expansion-jones-day%E2%80%99s-new-minneapolis-office-se#comments Employment and Labor Legal Administration Legal Industry Innovation Mon, 07 Nov 2016 05:21:28 +0000 becky 34412 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Law Departments Stick with Firms They Know: Report reveals exception for significant corporate and litigation matters http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34413/law-departments-stick-firms-they-know-report-reveals-exception-significant-corporate- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">LexisNexis CounselLink </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Kris Satkunas</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34413/law-departments-stick-firms-they-know-report-reveals-exception-significant-corporate-#comments Legal Industry Innovation legal operations Litigation and Litigation Support Systems Mon, 07 Nov 2016 05:27:24 +0000 becky 34413 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Developing Appropriate Valuation Provisions: Defuse ticking time bombs in shareholder agreements before they explode http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34414/developing-appropriate-valuation-provisions-defuse-ticking-time-bombs-shareholder-agr <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Marks Paneth LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Eric J. Barr</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34414/developing-appropriate-valuation-provisions-defuse-ticking-time-bombs-shareholder-agr#comments Financial Planning Marketing & False Claims Shareholder Activists Mon, 07 Nov 2016 05:37:57 +0000 becky 34414 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Flipside of Federal Contracts: Pursue government bids fully aware of the complications and compliance nuances http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34416/flipside-federal-contracts-pursue-government-bids-fully-aware-complications-and-compl <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">Alexander W. Major </div> <div class="field-item">Franklin C. Turner</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34416/flipside-federal-contracts-pursue-government-bids-fully-aware-complications-and-compl#comments Compliance False Claims Act Government Contracts Mon, 07 Nov 2016 05:52:21 +0000 becky 34416 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Government Contractors Face Enhanced Enforcement: But opportunities abound for companies willing to confront risks and requirements others do not face http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34419/government-contractors-face-enhanced-enforcement-opportunities-abound-companies-willi <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">Todd Steggerda </div> <div class="field-item">Edwin O. Childs </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34419/government-contractors-face-enhanced-enforcement-opportunities-abound-companies-willi#comments Enforcement Government Contracts Risk Management Mon, 07 Nov 2016 06:53:40 +0000 becky 34419 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com One LPM Size Does Not Fit All: A nuanced approach that begins and ends with the client’s goals is the surest path to success http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34421/one-lpm-size-does-not-fit-all-nuanced-approach-begins-and-ends-client%E2%80%99s-goals-surest- <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">Angela H. Zimmern </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34421/one-lpm-size-does-not-fit-all-nuanced-approach-begins-and-ends-client%E2%80%99s-goals-surest-#comments Legal Administration Legal Project Management Litigation Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:08:22 +0000 becky 34421 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Medical Marijuana Impacts the Workplace: Use involves more than patients – employers must confront the effects. http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34423/medical-marijuana-impacts-workplace-use-involves-more-patients-%E2%80%93-employers-must-confr <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">Joseph Sileo</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34423/medical-marijuana-impacts-workplace-use-involves-more-patients-%E2%80%93-employers-must-confr#comments Employee Benefits Employment and Labor Food & Drug Medical Marijuana Workplace Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:57:52 +0000 becky 34423 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com A Considered Look at a Post-Brexit Business Environment: The Office of the Consul General at the British Consulate in NY lays out the government’s agenda http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34427/considered-look-post-brexit-business-environment-office-consul-general-british-consul <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">British Consulate General</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Antonia Romeo</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34427/considered-look-post-brexit-business-environment-office-consul-general-british-consul#comments Brexit EU United Kingdom Mon, 07 Nov 2016 18:54:23 +0000 becky 34427 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Technological Advances Breed E-Discovery Collaboration: Survey reveals growing alignments and continuing disconnects between firms and clients http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34428/technological-advances-breed-e-discovery-collaboration-survey-reveals-growing-alignme <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Recommind, an OpenText Company</div> <div class="field-item">Ari Kaplan Advisors</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Hal Marcus </div> <div class="field-item">Ari Kaplan</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34428/technological-advances-breed-e-discovery-collaboration-survey-reveals-growing-alignme#comments General Counsel Technology Mon, 07 Nov 2016 19:04:34 +0000 becky 34428 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Change in the Boardroom: Evolution or Revolution?: Commission seeks to transform boards into high-impact strategic assets http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34431/change-boardroom-evolution-or-revolution-commission-seeks-transform-boards-high-impac <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">Bonnie Hill </div> <div class="field-item">Richard Koppes </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34431/change-boardroom-evolution-or-revolution-commission-seeks-transform-boards-high-impac#comments Board of Directors Boardroom Legal Administration Tue, 08 Nov 2016 02:42:40 +0000 becky 34431 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Enemy Within: The Soft Underbelly of Cybersecurity http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34434/enemy-within-soft-underbelly-cybersecurity <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">John W. Chierichella </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34434/enemy-within-soft-underbelly-cybersecurity#comments Advanced Persistent Threat Cybersecurity Risk Management Tue, 08 Nov 2016 03:00:30 +0000 becky 34434 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Improving In-House Efficiency: The increasing role of legal department operations professionals http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34435/improving-house-efficiency-increasing-role-legal-department-operations-professionals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Thomson Reuters</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Mark Haddad</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34435/improving-house-efficiency-increasing-role-legal-department-operations-professionals#comments Employment and Labor In-House Ops Legal Department Operations Tue, 08 Nov 2016 03:05:41 +0000 becky 34435 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Upstanding Allies in Diversity: Taking its inclusive approach to new heights, Weil actively engages employees – and clients – in its program’s efforts http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34436/upstanding-allies-diversity-taking-its-inclusive-approach-new-heights-weil-actively-e <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Weil, Gotshal &amp; Manges LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Meredith Moore</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34436/upstanding-allies-diversity-taking-its-inclusive-approach-new-heights-weil-actively-e#comments Campaign Diversity Initiatives Tue, 08 Nov 2016 03:10:50 +0000 becky 34436 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Doing Business with the Government – Importance of Accounting Compliance: Be well-prepared to meet all compliance requirements http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34405/doing-business-government-%E2%80%93-importance-accounting-compliance-be-well-prepared-meet-al <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">Anthony Faugno</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34405/doing-business-government-%E2%80%93-importance-accounting-compliance-be-well-prepared-meet-al#comments Commercial & Business Compliance Government Regulation Mon, 07 Nov 2016 04:01:24 +0000 becky 34405 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Patently Powerful: When complicated tech, facts and law intersect, clients call Fish http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34407/patently-powerful-when-complicated-tech-facts-and-law-intersect-clients-call-fish <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">Kurt Glitzenstein </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34407/patently-powerful-when-complicated-tech-facts-and-law-intersect-clients-call-fish#comments In-house Tech Patents Regulatory Litigation Mon, 07 Nov 2016 04:25:06 +0000 becky 34407 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Complying with Singapore's Fair Consideration Framework: What multinational corporations should know when expanding into Singapore http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34409/complying-singapores-fair-consideration-framework-what-multinational-corporations-sho <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">Mark Buchanan </div> <div class="field-item">Amy Cococcia </div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34409/complying-singapores-fair-consideration-framework-what-multinational-corporations-sho#comments Communications and Information Technology Corporate Secretaries and Corporate Governance Information Management Mon, 07 Nov 2016 04:31:04 +0000 becky 34409 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com 10 Key Legal Considerations for Cloud Solutions: There will be investigations and e-discovery request, are you ready? http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34411/10-key-legal-considerations-cloud-solutions-there-will-be-investigations-and-e-discov <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 class="field-item">Charlie Platt</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34411/10-key-legal-considerations-cloud-solutions-there-will-be-investigations-and-e-discov#comments Cloud Computing eDiscovery Investigations Mon, 07 Nov 2016 04:47:46 +0000 becky 34411 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Privacy Shield Startup: The new program faces challenges. Should U.S. companies self-certify right away or wait and see? http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34385/privacy-shield-startup-new-program-faces-challenges-should-us-companies-self-certify- <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://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34385/privacy-shield-startup-new-program-faces-challenges-should-us-companies-self-certify-#comments EU Data Privacy Privacy Shield Safe Harbor Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:50:22 +0000 becky 34385 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com A Seat – and Voice – at the Table: Leaders make sure women’s voices do not fall on deaf male ears http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34387/seat-%E2%80%93-and-voice-%E2%80%93-table-leaders-make-sure-women%E2%80%99s-voices-do-not-fall-deaf-male-ears <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Aetna</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Thomas J. Sabatino Jr.</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34387/seat-%E2%80%93-and-voice-%E2%80%93-table-leaders-make-sure-women%E2%80%99s-voices-do-not-fall-deaf-male-ears#comments General Counsel Leadership Women's Initiatives Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:55:44 +0000 becky 34387 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Higher Walls, Lower Barriers?: Export Control Reform means promise and problems for aerospace and defense companies http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34389/higher-walls-lower-barriers-export-control-reform-means-promise-and-problems-aerospac <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">Thomas J. McCarthy</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34389/higher-walls-lower-barriers-export-control-reform-means-promise-and-problems-aerospac#comments Defense Counsel Organizations International Law and Trade Obama Administration Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:09:41 +0000 becky 34389 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Data Mapping for Global Privacy Compliance http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34390/data-mapping-global-privacy-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">David White</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34390/data-mapping-global-privacy-compliance#comments Corporate Compliance data management Data Privacy Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:13:41 +0000 becky 34390 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com Backstory: City Bar Gets Tough on Diversity http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34391/backstory-city-bar-gets-tough-diversity <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://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34391/backstory-city-bar-gets-tough-diversity#comments Bar Associations Diversity In House Ops Leadership Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:55:27 +0000 becky 34391 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com A Hot Blawg for a Hot Area: CFPB Monitor has emerged as the must-read blog in the consumer finance world http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34393/hot-blawg-hot-area-cfpb-monitor-has-emerged-must-read-blog-consumer-finance-world <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Ballard Spahr LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Alan S. Kaplinsky</div> </div> </div> http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34393/hot-blawg-hot-area-cfpb-monitor-has-emerged-must-read-blog-consumer-finance-world#comments Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Financial Planning Retail & Consumer Products Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:04:40 +0000 becky 34393 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com The Essential Skills of an LDO Leader: Successful operations executives fuse talent, tact, and technical ability http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34394/essential-skills-ldo-leader-successful-operations-executives-fuse-talent-tact-and-tec <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://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com/articles/34394/essential-skills-ldo-leader-successful-operations-executives-fuse-talent-tact-and-tec#comments Chief Legal Executive In-House Operations In-House Ops Leadership Legal Administration Legal Department Operations Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:14:20 +0000 becky 34394 at http://metropolitancorporatecounsel.com