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APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

General counsel trend of ceo appointees continues apace with sodastream, as does jumping the fence, while Eli Lilly seeks new top lawyer and we mark a sad passing in this busy week around the house.

LEGAL OPERATIONS

Legal ops grow with tech roadmap

Legal departments emphasise legal operations and increase investment as a full-time role rather than one that might be shared with others, says survey.

CLIMATE CHANGE

Corporate litigation heats up

Climate change litigation poses growing threat to companies' profitability, warns law firm partner.

APPOINTMENTS

General counsel duo jump the fence

General counsel at two major global banks have chosen to jump over the fence and take up new roles at Reed Smith and HSF.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Two women general counsel take top non-lawyer jobs, while two finance firms appoint their first-ever general counsel, in a busy week around the house.

INSURETECH

Law firm's insuretech tie-up

DAC Beachcroft partners with insurtech start-up and Audatex to develop AI-based liability assessment tool.

MARKETING

Under the spotlight: Harry Pfeffer

Harry Pfeffer, International Business Development Manager of LexisNexis InterAction talks strategy, relationship intelligence and privacy.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Three women lead the changes this week, while a Tennessee bank gets their first general counsel and major brand looks in-house for their new guy.