Arbitration: What it Is and Why It Matters to Startups

Let’s face it: no startup founder wants a legal dispute hindering the growth of a new company. But the reality is these disputes come up more often, and in more forms, than you might think.  If a conflict does arise between businesses who have a contract for goods or services, the contract will usually specify […]

From profit to cost-centre: thriving (+surviving) the transition to in-house counsel

So you’ve decided to make the leap to in-house counsel, from schmoozing clients to becoming the client.  You’re ready to tackle a career with hopefully more sociable hours and less billable hours.  And now you find yourself in an entirely different planet, where you are merely just another costs- centre to the business. Working in […]