Which were the topics that raked up hundreds of reads? Which tips were the most shared across email and social media?
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how it will impact your business with this short GDPR introduction for General Counsel here.
an effective risk management plan.
As General Counsel, you’re often required to provide credible and dependable assessments of legal risks facing the organization. However, more often than not, it’s difficult to pull together a reliable view of where your company’s legal risks lie. Data is often hidden on various hard drives and emails. Workflows are manual with poor legal controls. And it takes time to get an up-to-date overview of the status of contract agreements, claims.
Inefficiency plagues many businesses, but technology can help. Read more about how technology can increase risk management efficiency and help you implement a structured way of collecting the legal data to identify, track and report on risk, here. contract management reports you should be able to generate quickly, to help you mitigate risk and assume a more strategic role.
64% of GCs report that getting budget is the biggest hurdle they face when trying to improve their tech use?
Securing a legal tech budget is the greatest challenge GCs face when trying to harness technology to raise efficiency. In this post, we provide practical tips for making the case for legal technology investment and for overcoming common challenges of securing budget approval.
store, share, analyse and report on legal data. In this post, we outline the 5 things to consider when deciding on a software to manage your legal information.
in-house lawyers are increasingly being asked to play a more strategic role. In addition to being legal experts, General Counsels (GCs) are taking on added responsibilities as senior managers and business leaders. The C-Suite looks to the GC to provide up-to-date, accurate information on a wide variety of legal matters, combined with strategic legal advice to base important business decisions. But are GCs equipped to adapt to that change when it comes? Read the results from “The General Counsel Barometer 2017” study from Wolters Kluwer and Raconteur here.
make working together in a proactive way easier. This blog posts lays out 5 tips for improving collaboration with the help of technology.
“must-track” metrics for measuring legal staff productivity in your legal department.
what the MAR insider lists provision entails and what it means for General Counsel.
various types of legal risks that can impact your business.
The role of General Counsel and legal departments is changing. Not only do legal departments need to understand the law, draft legal documents and conduct litigation, but General Counsel is increasingly required take on the strategic management of legal risks to protect the value and assets of a company.
Read more about the typical legal risks that fall under the responsibility of the legal department.