L&E Global is a proud gold sponsor of the 2016 ACC Europe Annual Conference, 22-24 May 2016 in Rome, Italy. The conference theme is Be The Best In-House Lawyer You Can Be! Strategies, insights and tools to maximise your effectiveness as an in- house lawyer.
The conference will offer sessions on topics such as High potential – the GC perspective; EU data protection regulation; “To RFP or not RFP?” Lessons learned in selecting outside counsel; and Driving Change: Legal Leadership in today’s complex macro environment, among others.
John Sander, Principal at Jackson Lewis P.C. | L&E Global United States is a speaker in the Tuesday morning session entitled, Equality, diversity and discrimination in the EU workplace – what and how to eliminate/minimise bias. This session will be divided into a short presentation giving an overview of the Non-Financial Directive, followed by a ‘mock boardroom’ to demonstrate the impact of the Directive at a company level. There will then be a short panel discussion of matters raised which will include an examination of the role of in-house counsel in driving diversity issues and the Corporate Social Responsibility agenda more generally.
L&E Global is pleased to support this prestigious organization, which, since its founding in 1982, has grown to over 40,000 members in 85 countries, representing more than 10,000 organizations.
About ACC Europe
ACC Europe is the European chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association of in-house counsel. ACC Europe promotes the common professional and business interests of in-house counsel who work for corporations, associations and other private-sector organizations through information, education, networking opportunities and advocacy initiatives.