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Crafty Counsel in partnership with Legal Geek - Legal Tech for In House

Awesome Fun (and Informative) Times

Crafty Counsel in partnership with Legal Geek - Legal Tech for In House
When

Wednesday 05th Sep 2018 18:00pm

Where

Barclays Eagle Lab Notting Hill Gate, 1st Floor, 81 Palace Gardens Terrace, Notting Hill, W8 4AT

About

We’re delighted to announce Crafty Counsel’s first live event, and how better to launch this than a joint event with Legal Geek, the pre-eminent Legal Tech community. We’ll be featuring expert panel discussion, case studies of Legal Tech being adopted in-house, Live Video recording, and Fun Times. More details to follow, but in the meantime please register your interest at ben@craftycounsel.org!

Juro - The Rise of Legal Operations

Designing data-driven legal processes

Juro - The Rise of Legal Operations
When

Tuesday 14th Aug 2018 17:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

Contract automation specialists Juro interview leading players in the Legal Operations movement, including the former Director of Legal Ops at the Royal Mail

Latest Events

Crafty Counsel in partnership with Legal Geek - Legal Tech for In House

Awesome Fun (and Informative) Times

Crafty Counsel in partnership with Legal Geek - Legal Tech for In House
When

Wednesday 05th Sep 2018 18:00pm

Where

Barclays Eagle Lab Notting Hill Gate, 1st Floor, 81 Palace Gardens Terrace, Notting Hill, W8 4AT

About

We’re delighted to announce Crafty Counsel’s first live event, and how better to launch this than a joint event with Legal Geek, the pre-eminent Legal Tech community. We’ll be featuring expert panel discussion, case studies of Legal Tech being adopted in-house, Live Video recording, and Fun Times. More details to follow, but in the meantime please register your interest at ben@craftycounsel.org!

Womble Bond Dickinson - Health, Safety and Environmental Law Update

HSE and its impact on you

Womble Bond Dickinson - Health, Safety and Environmental Law Update
When

Wednesday 18th Jul 2018 8:30am

Where

4 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2AU

About

Womble Bond Dickinson will review current trends, provide an update in relation to recent sentencing cases as well as give an insight into matters arising from the Grenfell Tower fire.

The team will also discuss the opportunities relating to the appeal of Enforcement Notices following the Supreme Court ruling in HSE –v- Chevron North Sea Ltd, managing a company’s waste duty of care and supply chain risks, and the impact of the Environment Agency’s updated Enforcement and Sanctions Policy.

Morgan Lewis - #MeToo Issues in the Energy Industry

Webinar

Morgan Lewis - #MeToo Issues in the Energy Industry
When

Thursday 19th Jul 2018 18:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

Morgan Lewis’ team share best practices on minimizing companies’ exposure to sexual harassment risk, and changing coprorate culture and policy. With a special focus on the Energy industry.

Ashurst - Contract Update

Case Law Update

Ashurst - Contract Update
When

Thursday 26th Jul 2018 8:00am

Where

Broadwalk House, 5 Appold Street, London EC2A 2AG

About

Members of Ashurst’s Dispute Resolution team look at recent cases and discuss the tricky contractual issues raised and the practical implications.

Juro - The Rise of Legal Operations

Designing data-driven legal processes

Juro - The Rise of Legal Operations
When

Tuesday 14th Aug 2018 17:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

Contract automation specialists Juro interview leading players in the Legal Operations movement, including the former Director of Legal Ops at the Royal Mail

Women in the Law UK - How to Work Hard and Still Look Great

Women in the Law UK in association with Kiehl's

Women in the Law UK - How to Work Hard and Still Look Great
When

Thursday 13th Sep 2018 18:00pm

Where

Kiehl's Boutique Manchester 60 King Street Manchester M2 4LZ

About

Women in the Law UK is a not for profit organisation which is about supporting the next leaders in Law and encouraging career progression and through personal development. The next stage is finding a way to progress social mobility in the profession and learning from colleagues in Business.

The Law Society - Mitigating Risk for In House Lawyers

Legal Teams are changing...

The Law Society - Mitigating Risk for In House Lawyers
When

Wednesday 19th Sep 2018 12:00pm

Where

Manchester - Venue TBC

About

With an increasing focus on the value proposition of the legal team within organisations, legal departments are having to be more strategic risk managers, gauging risk appetite to balance managing risk with creating value. In addition, an increased focus on compliance activities and new regulatory requirements has meant that legal teams are needing to analyse and report on risk in a structured way. (In Manchester on 19 September, and Birmingham on 27 September.)

DLA Piper WIN - Elite Influence for In-House Lawyers

Learn from the Best to get what you want

DLA Piper WIN - Elite Influence for In-House Lawyers
When

Tuesday 18th Sep 2018 9:00am

Where

3 Noble Street London EC2V 7EE

About

As an in-house lawyer, the ability to effectively influence is vital. DLA Piper have invited in a team of elite influencers and specialist Military Intelligence personnel who gained expertise in extreme environments, influencing members of the Taliban and senior military leaders. Using techniques developed on high stakes military intelligence operations - they say - you will be introduced to the world of elite influence to improve your business outcomes whether they are internal, external or with a client.

Women in the Law UK - London Launch

Guest Speakers on Career Progression

Women in the Law UK - London Launch
When

Thursday 20th Sep 2018 18:00pm

Where

Plantation Place 30 Fenchurch Street London EC3M 3BL

About

Women in the Law UK is a women’s networking organisation with events designed to encourage, inspire and support the next generation of Lawyers and Women in Business. Men and women welcome.This is their London launch event, with various speakers including an Executive Coach.

Simmons & Simmons - People Issues in TMT

Protecting business assets from rogue employees

Simmons & Simmons - People Issues in TMT
When

Tuesday 25th Sep 2018 15:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

The movement of talent into and out of a business (individually or as teams), or negligent or rogue employees/contractors make managing these risks a significant challenge in the TMT sector.

Osborne Clarke - Consumer Regulation

Latest Developments for In House Lawyers

Osborne Clarke - Consumer Regulation
When

Tuesday 02nd Oct 2018 8:30am

Where

One London Wall, London, EC2Y 5EB

About

Half day event covering updates in consumer regulation, including product regulation, consumer finance and consumer protection. Aimed at In House Lawyers in consumer-facing businesses.

Charles Russell Speechlys - Exhaustion of Rights

Brexit and IP

Charles Russell Speechlys - Exhaustion of Rights
When

Thursday 04th Oct 2018 15:00pm

Where

Webinar

About

A webinar on the ‘hard border’, ‘soft Brexit’, and impacts on Intellectual Property - in particular, the docrtine of Exhaustion of Rights.

DLA Piper - The Secrets of Star BD Lawyers

What is 'Business Development' for In House Lawyers?

DLA Piper - The Secrets of Star BD Lawyers
When

Thursday 04th Oct 2018 9:00am

Where

3 Noble Street London EC2V 7EE

About

The role of an in-house lawyer is more than ‘policing and firefighting’, requiring business acumen and the ability to influence stakeholders – internally and externally. How do you get maximum value from your external legal advisers in respect of creating referrals, added value services and identifying new opportunities to grow your business? What does Business Development really mean for you? How can you leverage these skills to advance your career and feel fulfilled as a ‘go to’ professional? DLA Piper promise to answer all this, and more.

Legal Geek 2018

The "Woodstock of Legal"

Legal Geek 2018
When

Wednesday 17th Oct 2018 9:00am

Where

Brick Lane, London

About

There’s no other conference like it - Legal Geek is the pre-eminent event in Europe (perhaps the world) for Legal Tech. And it has a special place for Crafty Counsel, as we introduced ourselves to the world at Legal Geek 2017. If you are even remotely intrigued by the coming technological revolution in Law, you have no excuse to miss it. Start Ups. Pitching competitions. High Fives.

HGF - IP in Retail Conference 2018

Law, IP, Retail, together

HGF - IP in Retail Conference 2018
When

Thursday 18th Oct 2018 9:00am

Where

Prince Philip House, London

About

Influencer campaigns, packaging, parody trade marks and artificial intelligence - this one has got it all, if you work in the intersection of Retail and IP. In London on 18 October and Leeds on 10 October.

Legal Geek - Legal Design Conference

One of Law's hottest topics

Legal Geek - Legal Design Conference
When

Thursday 18th Oct 2018 9:30am

Where

Oval Space: 29–32 The Oval, London E2 9DT

About

The day after the main Legal Geek Annual Conference, the team take a deep dive on Legal Design and how it is revolutionising how we all think about contracts, policies and making the Law more human. Sponsors are Juro and DWF Ventures.

DLA Piper - MBA Essentials for Lawyers

MBA skills for in-house

DLA Piper - MBA Essentials for Lawyers
When

Friday 19th Oct 2018 9:00am

Where

3 Noble Street London EC2V 7EE

About

Run by a former lawyer (both private practice and in-house), this course introduces lawyers to seven, easy-to-follow steps which have been derived from the key methodologies taught on MBA courses by the world’s leading business schools.