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BULLET POINTS: LAW’S NEW MOVERS AND SHAKERS

We’re highlighting the individuals, organizations and solutions that are creating the framework on which – and around which – the legal industry will be built going forward. Few would deny that we’re in for a lot of change though many debate how quickly. If you think we should be telling your story, do drop a line.

ON BULLET POINTS: CYBERSECURITY – A LIGHTNING STRIKE IN THE LEGAL SECTOR

This week HIGH PERFORMANCE COUNSEL will be covering the 5th Annual Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute in Washington D.C.. In the immediate aftermath of a vast, damaging global cyber attack, it seems especially timely to be attending this most distinguished event. On any view, recent events are a wake-up call – a lightning strike that can’t be ignored.

CLOC WRAPS UP IN VEGAS. BUT THIS STORY WILL RUN AND RUN.

As the CLOC ’17 Institute wraps up here in Vegas today, many will reflect for years to come on how this was a turning point in people’s estimation of what this group is – and what it can do. This is happening. You couldn’t mistake the sense of momentum in the air and in the conversation around the halls of the Bellagio this week. The sense of opportunity and conviction drowning out even the twinkling slot machines on the floor.

Kinnear: A Decade Of Change In Law Getting Underway

The legal industry is embarked upon a decade of truly unprecedented change. Contrary to popular belief, it's only just beginning. The level of disruption we will see - driven by a combination of data, finance and a shift in consumer perception - will be substantial....

Nancy May: What is Diversity and Do Boards Really Care?

With this post, I'm probably jumping into a boiling cauldron of trouble with some people.  As most involved in some way with governance already know, there is a huge push, domestic and international, to recruit women to boards.  The topic of diversity on boards (and...