Legal Operations

Imported British Program Connects In-House Lawyers (1)

A mentoring program that allows in-house lawyers to support each other’s career progress is coming to the U.S. from London, where it’s had success at major companies such as Vodafone.

Women General Counsel Make $125K Less Than Male Colleagues

The role of the general counsel has expanded greatly over the last several years, but the compensation that comes with increased prestige still tends to reach men in the GC position more than women, …

Blockchain Patent Race Is on, but Hurdles Await

A wide array of corporations, including Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Bank of America, are lining up to enter a potentially lucrative club: one that allows them to own patents on blockchain technology.