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GCs, the "3 Moralities and future proofing your legal advice to the business at election time.."

By Bruce Macmillan on 18/05/2017

GC's are often called the "conscience of the business" – the person tasked with keeping the company's management focused on being "moral". But what is morality?

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Ransomware and the GC: 6 key questions that you should be able to answer

By Bruce Macmillan on 14/05/2017

If you have not been caught out then, for most companies, this will be an issue of "when" not "if". So it might be a good time to self assess your answers to the questions now and get any gaps in knowledge, process and approvals resolved now while there is a current illustration of why it matters fresh in the minds of your team and your management:

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Queens Speech navigating the opportunities for GCs

By Bruce Macmillan on 18/04/2017

Opportunities that may arise from a world where my personal roots in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, London, "residual England" and, even, possibly Cornwall(?!) become increasingly devolved and, potentially, less European over the balance of our working lives.

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(MxA)x(O/T)=E&S: A Formula for Successful In House Lawyers

By Bruce Macmillan on 18/04/2017

Originally published 24 June 2015. This is the first of three blogs to examine how this formula works when applied to the Queen's Speech and why it matters to you to understand these points now while you may still have some time to negotiate budget and resources with your CEO and CFO which are adequate to deal with what is coming.

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Intialisims, Acronyms and Learning Styles

By Bruce Macmillan on 03/04/2017

We face many of the same problems, challenges and chances as each other. But how we learn about how to deal with them… well, that is unique to all of us!

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Communication with Colleagues

By Anthony Inglese on 22/03/2017

Early on in my career I was advising a Government Minister about the risks of a successful judicial review being brought against a decision he was proposing to make. What are the chances of its being successful, he asked?

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Counsel Sourcing - sharing your knowledge and experience!

By Paul Bentall on 22/03/2017

The modern GC is forever being reminded that, as a 21st century legal leader, they need to be strategic, commercial and innovative.

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GCs - are you future proofing your business?

By Bruce Macmillan

A look at some of the issues General Counsels need to grapple with to keep their organisations future proof.

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For Success and Resilience - Diversify!

By Bruce Macmillan

Find out how diversity can improve your legal department and enhance outcomes across a range of business critical criteria.

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Time for the Navigator

By Bruce Macmillan

Organisations are grappling with the political, economic, legal, regulatory and commercial fallout from Brexit. Take the helm and be a strategic navigator.

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