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Microsoft’s Legal Department is Piloting AI Right Now

Microsoft’s Legal Department is Piloting AI Right Now

Article by Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA; Video by RJ Jewell, Bloomberg BNA Microsoft Corp. is testing the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in contract management—a move that ultimately may cut down the work for its in-house attorneys. In a pilot slated to end in June, the Redmond, Wash.-based software provider is using AI to analyze

Joseph Otterstetter of 3M

3M Lawyer On Cutting Over 250 Law Firms

Article by Yin Wilczek, Bloomberg BNA; Video by RJ Jewell, Bloomberg BNA General counsel support is crucial for corporate legal departments that are trying to decrease the number of law firms they work with, 3M Co.’s managing counsel said. The most important step is making sure the in-house team is “aligned, starting with the general

BLB Summit 2017 Panel

3rd Annual Big Law Business Summit Videos

Big Law Business hosted the 3rd annual Summit on May 24. The event took place at Bloomberg’s headquarters in New York City. Attendance was limited to senior business leaders in the legal profession, including chief legal officers, general counsel, managing partners, practice group leaders and C-Suite executives. Videos from the event are below.   Best

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Dorsey & Whitney Partner on Cybersecurity and Data Breaches (Video)

By Jimmy H. Koo, Bloomberg BNA Having “perfect” cybersecurity is almost an impossible task, but having a culture of awareness of the risks is half the battle for companies doing business in the modern world, Bob Cattanach of Dorsey & Whitney LLP told Bloomberg BNA in a video interview.   Companies often struggle with attuning their culture to be sensitive

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4th Diversity Symposium Recap (Videos)

During the 4th Diversity Symposium on May 10, Big Law Business convened an exclusive audience of in-house counsel, committed to promoting diversity in the legal profession and seeking solutions. Welcome Remarks Michael MacKay, President, Bloomberg BNA Plus   Leading the Profession: Success Stories Corporate legal departments see the most successful relationships when their goals and

Anton Valukas. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg

Tony Valukas on the Root Causes of Corporate Scandals (Video)

Anton Valukas, a senior partner at Jenner & Block LLP and former chairman of the firm, discusses what boards can do to avert corporate scandals. He spoke to Bloomberg BNA at the sidelines of an April 25 University of Delaware/Association of Corporate Counsel conference on the Volkswagen emissions scandal. The conference was sponsored by Bloomberg

Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), speaks during a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Pai, a Republican lawyer who was nominated yesterday by U.S. President Donald Trump to serve a second term at the agency, has been on the commission since 2012 and the agencys chairman since being designated by Trump in January. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

FCC Chief Sparks Clash With Call to Repeal Net Neutrality 

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai discusses his plan to roll back net neutrality rules. He speaks on “Bloomberg Technology.” By Todd Shields, Bloomberg News The chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission proposed rolling back the Obama-era net-neutrality rule, prompting the regulation’s defenders to vow a “tsunami” of resistance. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said he would

Kim Koopersmith and Steve Immelt

Hogan Lovells’ CEO & Akin Gump’s Chair Interview Each Other

Part 1: the Trump administration and travel ban, Brexit’s impact on the industry, and diversity and inclusion at large law firms.   Last year Big Law Business launched a video series featuring one-on-one conversations between leaders of top grossing law firms. The idea is to see a face-to-face discussion of the most important issues facing law firms today; a

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Gorsuch and Partisanship on the U.S. Supreme Court: QuickTake

Political leanings, lifetime appointments, and controversial nominations are just some of the issues plaguing the U.S. Supreme Court. QuickTake looks at why these and other problems have the American public losing faith in the highest court in the land, and what could be done to restore it.   By Laurie Asseo, Bloomberg News America’s founding

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