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Deborah Thomas • Collinson Group
Making the step from outside adviser to in house counsel isn’t always straightforward. Deborah Thomas, Head of Risk at the Collinson Group, shares her top tips on making a successful transition. Sneak preview: learn how to say “yes” in the right way!Contact Presenter
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.
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?
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!
Friday 18th May 2018 11:00am
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.
Tuesday 26th Jun 2018 8:00am
The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
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.