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Mitigating risk Q&A

2019-05-10T15:28:00+01:00

Following our successful seminar on mitigating risk in January, we will be running a series of Q&A in which in-house counsel from different sectors discuss their approaches to risk. First up is former Bupa GC Paul Newton, who sat on the seminar panel. He talks educating the business and how ...

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The long read: Privilege in a post-ENRC world

2019-05-10T15:28:00+01:00

Recent cases on legal professional privilege drive home some key lessons from last year’s SFO v ENRC case, many of which are particularly relevant for in-house lawyers. Alan Sheeley and Emilie Jones look in detail at several judgments, and provide a number of important practical take-away points.

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Law Society publishes Brexit no-deal papers

2018-11-08T15:09:00+00:00

The Law Society has published a series of papers for solicitors in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

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Protecting privilege – the SFO’s fight with a miner

2018-10-26T14:38:00+01:00

In-house lawyers wishing to conduct internal investigations should breathe a sigh of relief following the recent appeal court ruling against the Serious Fraud Office, writes Lewis Crofts, MLex’s editor-in-chief.

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Why are you so scared of the GDPR?

2018-04-26T13:28:00+01:00By

Bhavisha Mistry senses the panic in the air as the General Data Protection Regulation’s 25 May deadline draws ever closer. But she’s not sure what all the worry is about.

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How binding corporate rules could be the answer to data protection compliance

2018-01-29T17:04:00+00:00

Corporations are seeking to mitigate the risks associated with data flows beyond Europe’s borders. Measures such as binding corporate rules, though cumbersome, slow and costly, are for many a sensible precaution, says Lewis Crofts, MLex editor-in-chief.

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Your step-by-step project plan to GDPR readiness

2018-01-29T16:13:00+00:00

Allison Wooddisse, head of in-house and compliance at LexisNexis, considers what is on the horizon in relation to data protection for 2018, and what should be top of your to-do list right now on your journey to GDPR readiness.

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GDPR compliance: engaging the business

2017-10-30T14:25:00+00:00

Sophie Gould, head of PSL In-house at Lexis Nexis, looks at how some organisations are encouraging wider corporate engagement with GDPR compliance.

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Brexit and data protection – what happens now?

2019-01-28T16:24:00+00:00

Alessandro Galtieri looks at how Brexit could impact data protection if the UK leaves without a deal - and there is little good news.

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Why I'm backing Britain: the Global Legal Centre campaign

2018-01-29T16:13:00+00:00

The Law Society is running a campaign promoting England and Wales as a global legal centre. The campaign focuses on the benefits of English and Welsh law, judicial system and the profession, as well as the benefits of London as a legal hub. Funke Abimbola, general counsel at Roche, discusses ...

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Right to remain

2017-07-28T10:20:00+01:00

Over a year since the Brexit result, much uncertainty still hangs over the rights of EU lawyers to live and work in the UK. Joanna Hunt scrutinises the government’s recent paper on the future status of EU nationals, and its implications for anyone working in legal services - but is ...

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‘Don’t waste money on Brexit advice right now,’ in-house lawyers told.

2017-06-26T09:49:00+01:00

Spending money on external legal advice on Brexit-related issues may be a waste of money right now, suggests the head of legal at Aviva.

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Brexit: Implications for in-house lawyers - an update (download the presentation)

2018-11-19T11:52:00+00:00

With a few months to go until the UK leaves the EU, we consider the more pressing issues that Brexit brings for in-house lawyers.

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Brexit: Implications for in-house lawyers - an update (download the presentation)

2018-11-19T11:37:00+00:00

With a few months to go until the UK leaves the EU, we consider the more pressing issues that Brexit brings for in-house lawyers.

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Mitigating risk for in-house lawyers (31 January, Leeds)

2018-10-30T12:19:00+00:00

Join us for a free seminar in Leeds for practical tips and advice on how to mitigate risk as an in-house lawyer.

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Brexit: Implications for in-house lawyers - an update (download the presentation)

2018-10-25T14:54:00+01:00

With four months to go until the UK leaves the EU, we consider the more pressing issues that Brexit brings for in-house lawyers.

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Webinar: Legal professional privilege for in-house lawyers 2017 (OnDemand)

2017-03-02T11:47:00+00:00

Colin Passmore, senior partner at Simmons & Simmons will advise on the updates to legal professional privilege relevant to in-house lawyers, tying in with the recent release of the Law Society’s practice note.

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Free Webinar: Mitigating risk: Managing and reporting for in-house counsel (OnDemand)

2016-10-16T15:43:00+01:00

Learn practical solutions and tools to help your legal department make the transition from legal risk manager to strategic risk partner and provide best practice reporting on risk.

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