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International In-house Counsel Journal


The International In-house Counsel Journal is concerned with the exchange of ideas of In-house Counsel representing commercial organisations from all sectors and jurisdictions around the world. Each quarterly issue contains papers based on case study experience of In-house Counsel in the main disciplines of commercial law from different jurisdictions.

Content is overseen by the IICJ Editorial Board that meets 4 times a year to discuss content and determine which papers are accepted for publication. The board is drawn from a range of industry sectors and jurisdiction with considerable international knowledge.

A peer reviewed journal published electronically 12 times a year and in print form 4 times a year, delivering papers written by In-house Counsel covering the major areas of law:

Antitrust/Competition Commercial Litigation Contracts Corporate Governance Data Protection Employment Health and Safety Intellectual Property Management Taxation

From the following key business sectors:

Banking and Finance Energy Healthcare IT Industry Insurance Pharmaceutical Telecommunications

Please visit the IICJ Library to see all the published papers, which includes more business sectors and areas of law

A Walk Down the Indian Labour Codes

Preetha Soman, Partner, J Sagar Associates, India
Kapil Gaur, Employment Lawyer- India Lead NatWest India , NatWest, India
AI & the GDPR: How to Reconcile Both Areas from the European Law Perspective

Matthias Artzt, Senior Legal Counsel, Deutsche Bank AG, Germany
An Introduction to Alliance Contracting

Elizabeth Mayer, Partner, DLA Piper, Canada
Karen Mill, Assistant Vice President, Legal, , Canada
Branding for Legal Departments: What, When, and How?

Antoine Henry de Frahan, Managing Director, Frahan & Associates, Belgium
Lawyers, General Counsels & Boards – The Next Level of Partnership

Jeffery Tan, Group General Counsel & Chief Sustainability Officer , Jardine Cycle & Carriage Limited, Singapore
Malaysian Anti-Sexual Harassment Act 2022 – An Overview

Dinesh Chandrasegaran, Legal Counsel, Malayan Banking Berhad, Malaysia
Mr. Mc Namara’s Legacy: Payment Cards as one of the Greatest Financial Devices of all Times

Sancho Guibert, Associate General Counsel, Citibank, Spain
Responding to a Subpoena for Production in Australia

Daniel Gosewisch, General Counsel, WorkPac Group, Australia
Smart Farming and Managing Data

Skylar Schossberger, J.D. Candidate , University of Idaho College of Law, USA
Steven Schossberger, General Counsel and Vice President, Oregon Potato Company, USA
The Legal Framework on Foreign Exchange Transactions in Brazil: An Analysis of the Use of Cryptocurrencies to Exchange National Currencies

Bruno Quartieri Gaudêncio, Vice President , GTIS Partners, Brazil
Juliana Bastianello Baldin Martins, Managing Director - Legal Affairs, GTIS Partners, Brazil
The Overlap Between Copyright and Designs in India, EU and the UK – A Case for Overhaul of the Indian Legal Framework

Amit Sindhwani, Head – IPR, Usha International Ltd, India
Rajendra Kumar, Counsel , K & S Partners, India

Subscribers benefit from:

  • Receiving a print copy of the International In-house Counsel Journal quarterly.
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  • Writing articles.
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  • Updates on how commercial law is being practiced locally, nationally and internationally.
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  • Finding out how in-house counsel develop and expand their practices locally and abroad.
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Readers' Opinion

Insightful and topical knowledge on diverse specializations within the ever-evolving in-house role. Great networking through thought leadership.
Ghada Qaisi Audi
General Counsel
Seddiqi Holding , UAE
The IICJ is a great journal not only for academics but for professional and day to day practitioners.
Nikolaos Dounis
Cluster Internal Control & Compliance Manager
Imperial Tobacco Group Plc, Greece
IICJ is a great journal for sharing views on the practice, law, and regulations impacting digital payments risks and the role of In-house counsel in managing them.
Lara Oyesanya
General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer
Contis , UK
I wrote the article for the IICJ in preparation for a presentation at the anniversary of the CISG. It was a great preparation for this event.
Cathy Lynn Danzer
Compliance Counsel
Danzer Holding AG, Austria
An internationally recognised publication bringing a worldwide audience
Eleanor Ager
Commercial Director - Major Projects
Schneider Electric , UK
I have been reading the various article to keep myself updated on trends and developments.
Anne Wilkes
Independent data protection consultant
ACW Privacy Consulting, UK
Simply professional, by professionals
Peter Bergson
General Counsel
Fingerprints, Sweden
A Subscription keeps us updated of the most interesting topics in the law community. Provides us regular updates how the law evolves so rapidly and invites very inspiring people who gives us different perspectives in vary fields of law.
Isabel Charraz
Country Counsel Portugal and Greece
Citibank Europe Plc , Portugal
IICJ is a reputed journal which publishes interesting updates and informative topics on various legal subjects for the benefit of international readers. In a way, it helps Inhouse Counsel who are subscribed IICJ in keeping abreast with recent updates.
Harish Suryavanshi
Senior Corporate Counsel
Tech Mahindra Limited, India
The Journal is timely, well edited and provocative. Each addition is must reading for me as a General Counsel of a North American trade association.
Mark McCareins
General Counsel
Metals Service Center Institute, USA
Through this subscription, I can keep abreast with the progress and development of other regional laws.
Angeline Yee Yi Wei
Vice President
Maybank, Malaysia
The IICJ is one of the most current and comprehensive journals I haver ever read, as it is not limited to pure theoretical papers written by academics. Practitioners can benefit a lot by reading interesting practical papers.
Andreas Koutoupis
Director, Head of Governance, Risk & Internal Audit Services
Mazars Certified Auditors, Athens-Greece, Greece