GC's Eye View
Thoughts on law and business from a former General Counsel
Sunday, 19 May 2013
Show me the money - lawyers and financial awareness
An amateur astronomer with a decent telescope can, on a moonless night, gaze towards the heavens and just make out the fa...
Sunday, 4 November 2012
What does the Board want from its legal advisers?
As a result of my experience leading a company for a period earlier this year, I've been asked on several occasions to speak to group...
Sunday, 20 May 2012
Lies, damn lies and ... metrics
The word “metrics” is so commonly used in modern business life that nobody thinks they need a definition of the term. It hardly occurred ...
Sunday, 26 February 2012
Not so special
I found an hour this week to attend a very interesting roundtable discussion at Allen & Overy organised by RSG Consulting, who run the ...
Monday, 12 December 2011
Big 4 a reason
In 2011, the Big 4 "accountancy" firms reported revenues of $29.2 billion (PWC), $28.8 billion (Deloitte), $22.9 billion (E&Y...
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