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Charles Jacobs, senior partner and chairman at Linklaters, discusses China's M&A outlook following the nation's upcoming party congress. He speaks with Bloomberg's Ruth David on "Bloomberg Markets." (Video extended to include full interview.) (Source: Bloomberg)

Linklaters Chairman Says China Is a Massive M&A Player

Linklaters Chairman Says China Is a Massive M&A Player

Charles Jacobs, Senior Partner and Chairman at Linklaters, discusses China’s M&A outlook following the nation’s upcoming party congress. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.”   See Linklaters’ Litigation Analytics on Bloomberg Law. Subscribe to the Big Law Business podcast on iTunes. Want to receive more stories like this in your inbox every morning? Subscribe to our daily newsletter today!

David Strickland

Venable’s Strickland on Kobe Steel Scandal’s Safety Risks

David Strickland, partner at Venable, discusses the Kobe Steel scandal and what it may mean for safety. He speaks on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.”   See Kobe Steel and Venable’s Litigation Analytics on Bloomberg Law. Subscribe to the Big Law Business podcast on iTunes. Want to receive more stories like this in your inbox every morning? Subscribe to our daily

Justin Kan, Atrium co-founder

We’re Creating ‘Bionic Lawyers’ Says Atrium Founder Justin Kan

  Justin Kan, the entrepreneur behind Twitch, which was acquired by Amazon for $970 Million in 2014, discusses his latest venture, Atrium, “a technology enabled law firm for start-ups.”   Subscribe to the Big Law Business podcast on iTunes. Want to receive more stories like this in your inbox every morning? Subscribe to our daily newsletter today!

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Avis GC Takes ‘Holistic View” of Legal Department

Article by Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA; Video by RJ Jewell, Bloomberg BNA Avis Budget Group Inc. is developing new metrics that would measure the true value of its legal department, Executive Vice President and General Counsel Michael Tucker told Bloomberg BNA. Traditionally, companies assess their in-house attorneys in terms of whether they closed a transaction,

Former DHS Chief Jeh Johnson on Cyber Security

Paul, Weiss’s Jeh Johnson on Cybersecurity

Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson speaks at the Sooner Than You Think conference on the immediate measures the government and businesses must take to thwart sophisticated cyber attacks and protect our democratic process.   Check out Bloomberg Law’s Privacy and Data Security practice center. Subscribe to the Big Law Business podcast on iTunes. Want

Richard Climan on Bloomberg TV

Hogan Lovells Partner ‘Surprised’ by Tech Deal Dearth

Richard Climan, Hogan Lovells partner, discusses tech M&A activity on Bloomberg TV’s “Bloomberg Markets.”   Bloomberg Law’s Global M&A Legal Advisory Rankings can be found here.  Subscribe to the Big Law Business podcast on iTunes. Want to receive more stories like this in your inbox every morning? Subscribe to our daily newsletter!  

AbbVie’s Metrics Program Pays Off

Pharma Company’s Law Dept. Metrics Help Contain Law Firm Spending

Article by Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA; Video by RJ Jewell, Bloomberg BNA AbbVie Inc.’s in-house legal department is using metrics to help it become faster and more efficient, an effort that is already paying off in the area of e-discovery, said Sam Ranganathan, the firm’s senior director of legal operations. “E-discovery is an area where

U.S. President Donald Trump, center, hosts Democratic and Republican Congressional leaders in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Trump abruptly ended the decades-old U.S. tilt toward free trade by acting to withdraw from an Asia-Pacific accord that had been promoted by companies including Nike Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as well as family farmers and ranchers. Photographer: Ron Sachs/Pool via Bloomberg

Trump Era Policy Uncertainty Affecting M&A: Davis Polk’s O’Brien

By Ruth David, Bloomberg News Policy uncertainty in the U.S. under the Trump administration is preventing some companies from embarking on mergers and acquisitions, according to Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP’s Jeffrey O’Brien. “I don’t think we’ve seen the Trump Trade,” said O’Brien, co-head of the European practice at Davis Polk, in reference to expectations

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GE Healthcare Eyes Automation in Its Legal Operations

By Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA GE Healthcare is finding automation to be one of the biggest challenges as it builds its legal operations function, Vice President and General Counsel Laura O’Donnell said. The company’s in-house lawyers have been wrestling with how legal processes that are tailored for specific needs can be made “repeatable and automated

Malvina Longoria, MasterCard’s general counsel for strategy and transformation

What MasterCard’s Law Department is Doing to Help Drive Law Firm Diversity

Article by Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA; Video by RJ Jewell, Bloomberg BNA Diversity matters because it drives innovation, said Malvina Longoria, general counsel, Strategy & Transformation at MasterCard Inc. MasterCard is a signatory to an American Bar Association push to include more women and minorities in the legal profession. Legal services remains one of the

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