Articles and Interviews http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles-view en One Playbook, Any Country: Consistent, Repeatable Workflows Integrating RelativityOne - COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35186/one-playbook-any-country-consistent-repeatable-workflows-integrating-relativityone-co <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">FTI Consulting, Inc.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Daryl Teshima</div> <div class="field-item">Wendy King</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35186/one-playbook-any-country-consistent-repeatable-workflows-integrating-relativityone-co#comments Wed, 01 Nov 2017 20:23:05 +0000 tina 35186 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Why I Needed an Ops Department: The general counsel of NetApp explains what he was looking for http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35173/why-i-needed-ops-department-general-counsel-netapp-explains-what-he-was-looking <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">NetApp, Inc.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Matt Fawcett</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35173/why-i-needed-ops-department-general-counsel-netapp-explains-what-he-was-looking#comments Sun, 29 Oct 2017 14:43:06 +0000 tina 35173 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Civil Justice Playbook: Delaware's Lawsuit Climate Gets Chillier http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35176/civil-justice-playbook-delawares-lawsuit-climate-gets-chillier <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">David Hechler</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35176/civil-justice-playbook-delawares-lawsuit-climate-gets-chillier#comments Sun, 29 Oct 2017 14:46:39 +0000 tina 35176 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Cross-Border Discovery Matters: Be prepared to navigate the local terrain in any jurisdiction http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35177/cross-border-discovery-matters-be-prepared-navigate-local-terrain-any-jurisdiction <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">Meesun Yang</div> </div> </div> http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35177/cross-border-discovery-matters-be-prepared-navigate-local-terrain-any-jurisdiction#comments Sun, 29 Oct 2017 14:50:55 +0000 tina 35177 at http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com Immigration Compass: Changes in H-1B Processing Leave Companies Scrambling http://www.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/35178/immigration-compass-changes-h-1b-processing-leave-companies-scrambling <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen &amp; 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