Corporate counsel

LUXURY AWARDS 2019

Luxury lawyers award night

Luxury awards showcased importance of IP protection issues and innovation at the annual Luxury Law Awards ceremony last night.

APPOINTMENTS

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This week sees National Enquirer owner hiring a former SEC Lawyer as its general counsel, while alcohol e-commerce site appoints a former state authority counsel.

CIVIL RIGHTS

Facebook reforming ad targeting rules

Historic civil rights settlement reached with Facebook following anti-discrimination legal actions, as tech giant 'takes concerns seriously.'

APPOINTMENTS

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Two high-powered women take top public sector posts in Uganda and Europe, while two law firms poach general counsel from MacDonalds, General Electric and Goldman Sachs.