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Lean on Me: The Unofficial “Mentor” Role of an On-Demand GC

Lean on Me: The Unofficial “Mentor” Role of an On-Demand GC

October 10, 2019 at 8:44 AM - Legal Services,

In my role as part-time GC and senior legal advisor, I work with a diverse portfolio of companies. Although my clients differ in size, management structure and stages of growth, among other things, my relationship with them is similar in one fundamental way. Besides helping to manage and address their day-to-day legal work, I serve another important role – that of counsellor. And by “counsellor”, I do not mean acting as their legal “counsel”; rather, I am referring to the support I provide as an unofficial mentor/sounding board - whether to a solo in-house lawyer, a larger client legal department, a paralegal, or a non-legal professional overseeing the client’s legal function.

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Negotiating a "Win-Win" in Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing

March 7, 2019 at 9:47 AM - Life Sciences,

In an earlier post, we explored some of the key issues in a contract manufacturing agreement from the perspective of the drug developer. However, Outside GC frequently represents outsourced manufacturers, too. The knowledge we’ve gained from working on both sides of the table enables us to effectively and efficiently negotiate agreements that satisfy both parties.

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Best Practices for Board Meeting Preparation

Best Practices for Board Meeting Preparation

August 7, 2015 at 10:41 AM - Corporate Governance

Board and committee meeting preparation generally falls under the purview of a company’s corporate secretary, a role often assumed by either the general counsel or CFO (or members of their in-house staff).  As important as this task is to ensuring proper governance, it can also present administrative challenges and be surprisingly time consuming.

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