The Transatlantic Elite examines the in-house legal teams at household names such as Apple, Facebook, Google, IBM, Microsoft and Cisco, along with lesser known, but no less interesting beasts such as cloud computing pioneer Salesforce security software outfit Symantec and mobile payments busines Square. For music fans, Spotify is in there as well.
There are two versions of The Transatlantic Elite available to read.
Register here for the FREE version, published in hard copy in The Lawyer on 18 June. This includes a discussion of market trends and an examination of Google. IBM and Cisco’s legal strategies.
The full report covers:
The size and history of the in-house legal teams
Key deals and cases
The closest relationships these companies have with their outside counsel and history of these links
The firm they turn to when they go public, face fame-changing patent litigatino or go on an acquisition spree
The firms they use outside of their home jurisdictions