March 9, 2016 by Mark Stapleton
Corporate legal professionals at the largest oil, mining, and commodities companies are facing challenges brought on by worldwide industry contraction. As I write, the price of oil has risen in recent weeks, but remains depressed around $30-$40 per barrel. This comes only after prices reached their...Read more
March 1, 2016 by Bill Sowinski
This is the first in a series of three blog entries I’ll post about the most common billing activities corporate legal departments experience that result in unnecessary costs, demonstrate poor invoicing practices, or impede data collection. Identifying these issues is important because, with...Read more
February 23, 2016 by Matt Kivlin
I am very pleased to have recently worked together with OCEG, the Open Compliance and Ethics Group, on the latest installment of its acclaimed GRC Illustrated series - Support the Critical Role of Legal in GRC . Click below to view the new illustration: The illustration helps make the case that...Read more
February 5, 2016 by Ian White
I am a great Stieg Larsson fan. The latest book in the Millennium Series (ironically not written by Larsson as he is no longer with us) – The Girl in the Spider’s Web – contains the following immortal lines: “What I actually said was that all you needed was a gang of lawyers… Lawyers are the hit...Read more
December 15, 2015 by Greg Gosling
In Late November, The Lawyer presented their conference “In-house Counsel as Business Partner” in London, with Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions as a sponsor. This is an informative event that we are happy to be a part of as we have a great deal of experience helping legal departments progress to full...Read more
December 15, 2015
Click here to read the English version of this blog entry. Mitte November habe ich an der 5. Herbsttagung des Bucerius Center on the Legal Profession (Bucerius CLP) in Hamburg teilgenommen und möchte kurz auf dort diskutierte Inhalte eingehen. Justiziare, leitende Mitarbeiter von Rechtsabteilungen...Read more
October 29, 2015 by Mark Stapleton
In mid-October, The Economist presented an informative event in London for General Counsel (GCs), Chief Legal Officers, and other leaders of in-house corporate legal departments, entitled General Counsel 2015: Creating Value in a Disruptive World . Because the event was held under the Chatham House...Read more
October 16, 2015
Last month, Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions received two 2015 GRC 20/20 Innovation awards, one for User Experience Innovation , and one for Technical Innovation ! While this recognition is a testament to the hard work and pioneering approach of our teams across the business, it would not be possible...Read more
September 3, 2015
I am honored to announce that Christopher Dodd, former senator from Connecticut, will be the keynote speaker at our inaugural user conference, ELM15 , October 7-9, 2015 in Scottsdale, AZ. Sen. Dodd has dedicated his life to public service. After graduating from college, he spent two years as a...Read more