It’s a Buyers’ Market — Let’s Treat It that Way in the Courts

ACC filed an amicus letter with a federal court in Manhattan on Friday, March 15, joining a protest against the plaintiffs’ lawyers inappropriately marking up fees for temp lawyers (also known as contract lawyers). Just as in a real estate … Continue reading

ACC European Chapter advocates against proposal excluding in-house counsel from “legal auditor” status

ACC’s European Chapter recently advocated against a proposal from the Head of the Paris Bar to create a new cadre of lawyers who would be responsible for ensuring corporate compliance.  The problem is that the new status (in French, “commissariat au Droit”, translated “Legal Auditors”), … Continue reading