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    Lawyer with a video game addiction

    I just received the monthly newsletter of the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board. Not Fun and Games: Lawyer with Video Game Addiction Suspended This month's most interesting disciplinary decision is the case of Office of Disciplinary Counsel...

    The Joy Of Secs (secondments)

    I've been hanging out with a lot of in-house counsel recently, and one thing's clear. They love their secondees. Really love them. Whether it's a GC who is relying on a specialist skill set that he or she can't quite find the...

    What’s the end game?

    I was with a group of law firm partners from different City firms this week, listening to them discuss a case study about super-profitable US law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Aside from their phenomenally successful business model and profitability...

    Steve Jobs tribute - "The only way to do great work is to love what you do."

    I can't imagine any world leader today who will have at his or her death more news coverage or outpouring of grief by the masses in the world as Steve Jobs. The ubiquitous, yet iconic nature of Apple products has infiltrated the world of more...

    Women stunt their careers - unintentionally.

    (Comments on a post from HBR Blog Network) Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath and Mary Davis Holt start their HBR Blog post like this: "Having combed through more than a thousand 360-degree performance assessments conducted in recent years, we've...

    The challenges of change in managing lawyer careers

    Our firm is currently advising several law firms about improvements to their career management policies and procedures. In some legal markets this has become a very important strategic issue - not just one of internal human resources management. In...