The In-House Perspective April 2011

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The section includes recent news which may be of interest to in-house practitioners.

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Two columns written by the IBA Corporate Counsel Forum Editorial Advisory Board: Eduardo Reyes discusses wikileaks, client service and the pubilc interest, and Mary Heaney writes on the expansion of the General Counsel's role in regards to regulatory issues.

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Measuring value
Neil Hodge

In the wake of the Enron and WorldCom corporate governance scandals and the financial crisis, corporate compliance and reporting requirements have intensified. The In-House Perspective investigates regulator demands and the risks facing businesses.

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A very different media 
Rebecca Lowe

Gillian Phillips, Director of Editorial Legal Services at Guardian News and Media, speaks to the IBA about the legal challenges facing the press in an ever-evolving media age of the web and WikiLeaks.

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JAMS's international jigsaw puzzle 
Matthew Rushton

As JAMS International continues its expansion in the UK and EU with a new Managing Director and the anticipated opening of a London Resolution Centre, JAMS’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel Jay Welsh talks about what the organisation has learned over 32 years.

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The durability of Swiss banking
Diana Bentley

 As a As a lwyerAs a lawyer in the SBA Christoph Winzeler is now at the heart of finance. IHP profiles Winzeler and investigates the current situation in the international crackdown on tax evasion and fraud.

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Harmonising Swedish competition
Eduardo Reyes

The EU’s merger control regime is now 20-years-old. Eduardo Reyes talks to Dan Sjöblom, Director General of the Swedish Competition Authority about the
challenge of bringing the benefits of EU merger control to a nation state.

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The transporter
Ben Rigby

Logistics is a practical and organised business. One such company is the Dutch-headquartered TNT. IHP profiles its UK Legal Director, John Bleasdale

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