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Pro Bono & In House Lawyers - Busting the Myths

Rebecca Wilkinson

The Law Society of England & Wales

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Plenty of in house counsel want to do Pro Bono work, but assume that they can’t. It’s often mystifying issues around insurance coverage and regulatory restrictions that are perceived blockers, plus the general problem of how to find opportunities. In the first of a series on Pro Bono, Rebecca Wilkinson of The Law Society busts the myths and shows how it can be - and is - done.

Corporate Income Tax - The Essentials

Matt Hodgson

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Tax - often scary for the non-experts, and many lawyers like to steer well clear. But, here’s a speedy way of being able to see the world through the lens of your Tax colleagues. Senior Tax professional Matt Hodgson runs through the essential points the Tax team will look for in Corporate Income Tax, in 90 seconds. What to worry about on Tax residence? Why would some profits not be taxable? And, what to remember about Tax reliefs and Tax groupings?

Crisis Management for General Counsel

Nicholas Eldred

NE Consulting Services

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The unflappable Nicholas Eldred shares his 90 seconds on what to do in a crisis - and how to plan for one. As the former Group General Counsel of the BBC and Christie’s, we’re very fortunate to be able to share Nicholas’ accumulated wisdom through Crafty Counsel!

Upcoming Events

Juro - Legal Design for In House

Legal Design, GDPR, and Privacy Policies that are loved

Juro - Legal Design for In House
When

Friday 18th May 2018 11:00am

Where

Webinar

About

There are plenty of contract management services about, but Juro is one to watch - the start up raised $2m in April, and they count Co-Founders at Transferwise, Indeed and Gumtree among their investors. Their shtick is largely about bringing machine learning, Legal Design principles and data analytics into the contracting process. In this webinar, their founder Richard Mabey will be explaining what Legal Design is all about, and its particular relevance to GDPR. Anyone who’s seen Juro’s own original, clean and intuitive Data Protection policy will appreciate that these guys know what they’re about.

Wilmer Hale - The Strange New Regulatory World of Private Companies

Unicorns and ICOs

Wilmer Hale - The Strange New Regulatory World of Private Companies
When

Thursday 17th May 2018 18:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

Wilmer Hale partners explore cryptocurrencies, Initial Coin Offerings, the vulnerability of unicorn companies, and the transition from private to public company.

The Law Society - Process Management and Technology

Is Technology Overrated?

The Law Society - Process Management and Technology
When

Tuesday 26th Jun 2018 8:00am

Where

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL

About

Legal Operations has suddenly gained a lot of attention. What does a Legal Operations team do? How to implemental Legal Technology? And how to change the working culture such that Legal Operations improvements bed in? The Law Society’s panel will address it all, in this timely session. In association with the LexisNexis In House Legal Operations Forum.