October 10, 2017, GIR
The former chief ethics and compliance counsel of Swedish telecoms company Telia has revealed details of the compliance programme that helped the company avoid the imposition of an independent monitor in its recent US$965 million trilateral settlement.
September 07, 2017, Just Anti-Corruption
Three white-collar defence lawyers, including the former deputy general counsel of the US Department of Commerce, have moved to Clifford Chance in Washington, DC.
June 19, 2017, GIR
Companies need clear procedures for internal investigations so in-house counsels can protect employees from unnecessary exposure to litigation, according to the general counsel of American International Group Peter Solmssen.
June 02, 2017, Just Anti-Corruption
Adding compliance expert Hui Chen to the fraud section has brought about "profound positive change," the chief compliance officer for Juniper Networks has said.
May 04, 2017, Just Anti-Corruption
Claudius Sokenu has left Shearman & Sterling to join oil and gas company Tesoro to work under Kim Rucker, an old client of his at Avon Products and Kraft Foods.
April 21, 2017, GIR
Kristine Robidoux, the white-collar defence lawyer who represented the first two companies prosecuted under Canada's foreign bribery law, has joined an energy company's in-house legal team. She talks to GIR about why she made the move.
March 14, 2017, Just Anti-Corruption
After losing a wrongful dismissal lawsuit in February, pharmaceutical company Bio-Rad Laboratories has again attacked its ex-general counsel Sanford Wadler, arguing that an investigation into his FCPA allegations proved the former in-house lawyer’s "incompetence".
March 13, 2017, GIR
McGuireWoods has hired a former Bank of America in-house lawyer as a partner in the firm’s government investigations and white-collar litigation practice group in New York.
February 14, 2017, Just Anti-Corruption
How an in-house lawyer fired for raising foreign bribery concerns took on his former employer, and won.
January 26, 2017, GIR
In-house legal and compliance professionals are often the unsung heroes of an organisation, steering companies through complex legal and public relations hurdles. Here, GIR highlights the in-house lawyers and other specialists who work tirelessly in the background helping companies manage crises that arise when allegations of misconduct break the surface.