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2022: The Year Where ESG Dominates The Conversation

2022: The Year Where ESG Dominates The Conversation

A feature on Harvard Business Review has highlighted just how important sustainability and social responsibility has become. ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) has become a board-level conversation piece in a way that is unprecedented, with the pressure on...

In-house Lawyers Benefit From A Greater Focus on Governance

In-house Lawyers Benefit From A Greater Focus on Governance

An article on Lawyer’s Weekly has highlighted the value of tuning In-House Legal Recruitment towards those with expertise and an understanding of the value of governance to the business. According to the article, the Executive General Manager of Legal, Compliance, and...

How Great Leaders Stick to Their Ethics

How Great Leaders Stick to Their Ethics

There’s an excellent article over on Harvard Business Review that looks at the ethics of business – a common enough discussion that Company Secretary and In-House Legal Counsel roles will be particularly cognizant of. After all, a major part of their respective roles...

Everyone Wants The In-House Legal Counsel Life. Here’s Why

Everyone Wants The In-House Legal Counsel Life. Here’s Why

A recent article on Lawyers Weekly highlighted that the In-House Legal Counsel life is high on the list of priorities for professionals. With numbers jumping from just 7,325 In-House Legal Counsel employees in 2011, to 13,360 in 2020, something is clearly driving...

Why Lawyers Are Getting Paid More

Why Lawyers Are Getting Paid More

  A recent report from the Australian Financial Review (AFR) highlights news that should be of great interest to In-House Counsel, Company Secretaries, and anyone that hires them; the profession is in great demand, and that is translating to a ten per cent pay...