Role of the General Counsel/Corporate Secretary

Role of the General Counsel/Corporate Secretary

This resource center contains guidance and tools for general counsel who are called upon to advise and support the board, and provide an objective opinion about the company’s strategy.

Optimizing the General Counsel’s Effectiveness with the Board

Navigating the Relationship Between the Board and General Counsel The Evolving Role of the GC Reviewing the Corporate Counsel's Playbook The Strategic-Asset General Counsel Board Advice for First-Time General Counsel The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: Effective Board Evaluation The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: M&A

The Board Agenda: Issues Facing Boards

Investor Perspectives: Critical Issues for Board Focus in 2018 Questions Your Board Should Ask Management About Cybersecurity

Effective boardroom tools

Fit for the Future: An Urgent Imperative for the General Counsel Corporate Board Minutes: A Director's Guide A Diversity Discussion Guide to Prompt Your Board to Evaluate Its Composition and Diversity Master Calendar for Board and Committee Meetings

Videos and Webinars

Board Advice for First-Time General Counsel The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: Effective Board Evaluation The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: M&A The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: Internal Investigations The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: GDPR The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: Shareholder Engagement The Strategic-Asset General Counsel: Litigation Risk Management

Events

Global Board Leaders’ Summit