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A Business You Have a Contract With Files Chapter 11: What Do You Do?

A Business You Have a Contract With Files Chapter 11: What Do You Do?

A business in financial trouble may file Chapter 11 in bankruptcy court to get a breathing spell and try to settle its debts. While in […]

How Organizations Leverage Automation to Speed Deal Velocity

How Organizations Leverage Automation to Speed Deal Velocity

Closing deals is a critical part of any business, whether making new technology purchases, signing a lease or establishing a joint venture. Typically, closing contracts […]

Top Seven Terrible Mistakes Lawyers Make in Arbitrations

There is a great argument that lawyer advocacy in an arbitration is more essential than at trial in court. Agreeing to arbitrate disputes is a […]

A Better Alternative to Business Bankruptcy

A Better Alternative to Business Bankruptcy

You are sitting in your office and an associate counsel comes to you. The company is facing an immediate liquidity crisis and is looking for […]

Best Practices in Mass and Toxic Torts

Best Practices in Mass and Toxic Torts

In toxic and mass tort litigation, we repeatedly see plaintiffs naming defendants that have no connection to plaintiff’s alleged injuries. Individual defendants may feel that […]

2021 Will Be a Year of ESG Activism

2021 Will Be a Year of ESG Activism

Many companies have faced increased investor scrutiny on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues in the last few years, but investor activist campaigns related to […]

Steps to Improve Board Diversity in 2021

Though most of us are content to leave 2020 in the rearview mirror, it is nonetheless a year that has reshaped our economy and our […]

Pandemic-Related Employment Litigation

Employers are confronting a tidal wave of pandemic employment litigation as plaintiffs’ counsel seek to hold employers responsible for decisions made during a time of […]

Transform Your Legal Department

General Counsel are used to hearing the familiar mandates from the C-Suite — be more of a business advisor, generate revenue, do more with less, […]

Using State Court Litigation Analytics

Legal practice, even among general counsel, has not historically been a field that is subject to precise quantification. Legal department expenses are an exception, something […]