“The World's Leading Independent Journal Written Exclusively by Commercial Lawyers”

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

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Doing More with Less: Structuring Legal Knowledge to Transform Your Legal Department

Erik Smetana, Political Compliance Specialist, Koch Companies Public Sector LLC, USA
Give us a Break – Stop Legislating

Isabel Charraz , Country Counsel Portugal and Greece, Citibank Europe Plc , Portugal
A Typical Day When the Regulator comes Knocking on your Door

Catherine Leung, Senior Associate, Yang Chan & Jamison LLP (member firm of Deloitte Legal), Hong Kong
A Typical Day When the Regulator comes Knocking on your Door

Valarie Fung, Partner, Yang Chan & Jamison LLP (member firm of Deloitte Legal), Hong Kong
EU Merger Control Procedure – A Brief Overview

Thomas Wiese, Case Handler, Directorate-General of Competition of the European Commission, Unit C-5 Mergers, Belgium
Give us a Break – Stop Legislating

Tiago Moreira, Partner, Vieira de Almeida & Associados, SP R.L. , Portugal
Nobody Does an M&A Deal Hoping to File a Large Representation & Warranty Insurance Claim: Advantages and Pitfalls of Representation & Warranty Insurance

Sarah Schwartz, Senior Legal Counsel, Mergers and Acquisitions, Amadeus, Spain
Give us a Break – Stop Legislating

Pedro Carita, International Private Banker, ABANCA, Portugal
Doing More with Less: Structuring Legal Knowledge to Transform Your Legal Department

Martin Kwedar, Senior Counsel and de facto General Counsel to i360, Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC, USA
Financial Interest Insurance: An Important Companion for Global Business

Elliott Foster, Managing Counsel, Travelers Insurance, USA

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Vice President
Maybank, Malaysia
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Shell International B.V., Netherlands
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Zurich Insurance Company, Switzerland
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Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc., USA
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Fingerprints, Sweden
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DFW Asian American Citzens Council, USA
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