Five Ways to Protect Corporate Executives From Catastrophic Liability

As originally published in The Huffington Post (Dec. 15, 2011). Individual corporate executives and directors of multinational corporations will soon face high-stakes lawsuits for alleged human rights violations by their corporations and third parties, including the actual foreign governments of the countries in which they do business. In a recent piece in The Huffington Post, I argued that…

Why Corporate Counsel Must Implement Stringent Corporate Anti-Corruption Policies in 2011

As originally published in The Huffington Post (Dec. 14, 2010). As we turn the corner into the new year, corporate counsel need to identify important legal issues facing their companies in 2011. One of the most critical is the implementation of stringent corporate anti-corruption policies in order to keep pace with the shifting landscape of…