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The need to secure agreement with the client about the definition of value, By Steven A. Lauer
Posted on 23 Apr 2010 by Steven A. Lauer

Client perspective is the primary concern for legal work valuation. Quite simply such work must serve the client's interests or it does not possess any value. The degree to which it does serve those interests will determine how valuable it is. Therefore... Read More

Gabe Shawn Varges Examines Emerging International Indicators for Compliance Function Expectations, Particularly Positioning, Resources, and Authority
Posted on 30 Mar 2010 by Gabe Shawn Varges

Global trends on risk management help foreshadow what may come to be expected of compliance functions in an increasing number of jurisdictions, particularly in respect of positioning, resources, and authority. Gabe Shawn Varges, Head of Governance at... Read More

Steven Lauer on Reporting to Corporate Management on Value of Legal Services
Posted on 23 Apr 2010 by Steven A. Lauer

Corporate law departments must develop a complete understanding of how the law-related matters entrusted to them create or deliver value to the business operations and that they develop a language and metrics by which they can communicate that information... Read More

Gabe Shawn Varges Examines Emerging International Indicators for Compliance Function Expectations, Particularly Positioning, Resources, and Authority
Posted on 30 Mar 2010 by Gabe Shawn Varges

Global trends on risk management help foreshadow what may come to be expected of compliance functions in an increasing number of jurisdictions, particularly in respect of positioning, resources, and authority. Gabe Shawn Varges, Head of Governance at... Read More