We discuss the legal issues that arise as companies conduct business on a global scale, including issues that reflect the complexities of rapid global change:
Recent European sanctions update
Changes to restrictions applicable to companies doing business with Russia and Iran
Joint ventures in India: challenges and opportunities
FCPA risks associated with joint ventures and consortia
Perspectives on U.S./China trade relations, friction, and WTO challenges
This council is more than a legal education seminar. It is an ongoing forum that welcomes and facilitates intense yet candid conversations among its highly specialized members, who set their own agenda in response to their specific needs.
The power of peer learning
Enduring relationships with trusted ph2eers are the core of the council experience. Enhanced by our global, enterprise-wide reach, these relationships span the world and extend the value of council membership. Confidential peer dialogue provides you with a broader perspective and shared experiences, as well as access to specific knowledge and best practices.
Council membership benefits
Collective problem solving that puts your issue on the agenda
Benchmarking through regular surveys of council members about relevant company practices
Multifunctional insights generated by the wealth of perspectives gathered from over 100 councils (covering more than 50 functions) that work together across geographies
Virtual communities that extend learning opportunities through a variety of online forums and other resources
Who should join?
Chief legal officers of geographic regions who report to the enterprise wide Chief Legal Officer and senior attorneys in charge of an international legal staff
What members say
“The Council of Senior International Attorneys is the only professional group I am regularly involved with. The content is very relevant to issues we are facing currently, and the members are experienced and practical. The presenters include government officials, U.S. and foreign law firm experts, and other consultants. The Council Chair rotates among members, to allow for continued high-level leadership.”
Sophia A. Muirhead
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary