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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

Advocating for Pro-Technology Regulations in the Drive to Improve Road Safety in the US

Michelle Fenty, External Counsel, Transurban , USA
Madeline Meckes, Corporate Counsel, Transurban , USA
Lakshmi Williams, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, North America, Transurban , USA
Climate Change Litigation: A Corporate Perspective

Edoardo Marcenaro, Head of Legal & Corporate Affairs , Enel Grids srl, Italy
Lucrezia Albanese, Head of Regulatory and Antitrust Legal, Corporate, Regulatory and Antitrust Affairs, Enel Italia SpA, Italy
Forging new roles and processes in Ethics and Compliance

Marie-laure Pedamon, Compliance Director - EMEA Due Diligence and Hospitality Corporate Legal and Compliance Organization, Nokia Corporation, France
From Law to Metrics: Quantifying and Managing Risks Related to Human Rights and the Environment in Global Supply Chains

Maik Ebersoll, Head of Legal Operations, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany
Impact of Financial Regulations on Information and Communication Technology Providers

Andreas Gustafsson, Senior Advisor, Nasdaq, Sweden
Sofia Skroubi, Senior Associate General Counsel, Nasdaq , Sweden
Keeping Competition Law Compliance Fresh in a VUCA World

Julia Kelley, Vice President, Legal & Compliance, AB Volvo Penta, Sweden
Ian Rose, VP Compliance, Volvo Trucks, Sweden
Navigating a Path to Ethical Innovation & Regulation for GenAI within India Inc. and Beyond

Puru Rohatgi, Legal & Secretarial Project Trainee, Datamatics Global Services Limited, India
Divya Kumat, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Company Secretary, Datamatics Global Services Limited, India
Redefining the Role of the In-House Counsel: Lawyering to Make a Better World

Emilio Hernandez, Corporate solicitor , Iberdrola, Spain
The Establishment, Composition, and Functioning of a Special Committee of a Board of Directors

Richard Leblanc, President, Boardexpert com Inc, Canada
To (form an) Environmental Social Governance Committee or not to (form an) ESG Committee? That is the question (for boards)

Tom Proverbs-Garbett, Associate Director, ESG, RSM UK Consulting LLP, UK

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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, Greece
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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
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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 , 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
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.
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Director, Head of Governance, Risk & Internal Audit Services
Mazars Certified Auditors, Athens-Greece, Greece
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.
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General Counsel
Metals Service Center Institute, USA