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Discussing best practices for internal compliance

On October 29, IE Law School welcomed the LatAm Alliance and other guests for the Ibero-American Conference on Compliance of Eversheds Sutherland. The Alliance,  an innovative platform made up of 22 law firms from 17 countries, is an academic partner of the school with a commitment to upholding the highest standards in its legal services.

At the event’s “Best Practices for Developing Internal Investigations” roundtable, panelists came together to look at the importance of compliance in today’s world. Francisco Hernández-Castillo, Global General Counsel, and Javier Izquierdo, Responsible for Administration at ASG Homes, were joined by José Agustín Preciado from Attorneys-at-Law Fábrega Molino, and Florencia Castagnola, partner at Guyer & Regules.

Attendees, largely comprising compliance lawyers and internal compliance investigators, received a highly practical vision of compliance. Exploring topics such as the future of compliance and current trends in Ibero-America, speakers provided valuable real-world insights in a lively roundtable discussion.

Francisco Hernández-Castillo kicked off the discussion with the question “Why are internal investigations carried out?”. In his presentation, Hernández-Castillo explained that businesses in the US and EU—already the subject of increasing scrutiny—are now being joined under the spotlight by their counterparts in Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.

07 Nov 2019

 

Compliance, Global, Comparative and European Law, News

Professor Antonio Aloisi on AI and the future of work

Artificial intelligence is changing just about every aspect of how we live our lives, and work certainly is not exempt from this. What are the ...

28 Oct 2019

 

Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, Legaltech and Entrepreneurship

Global perspectives on tax planning challenges

Professor Giulio Allevato spoke of anti-abuse rules and tax planning challenges in three different conferences held at Colombia.

25 Oct 2019

 

Faculty, Financial and Tax Law, Global, Comparative and European Law

The skills, tools and knowledge every future lawyer needs

Increased automation and digitalization have changed the way legal services are conducted, leaving many asking what the future looks like for ...

20 Oct 2019

 

Business and Corporate Law, Management Skills, Students Experience

An entrepreneurs say on the London legaltech startup scene

Guillermo Miranda, Winner of the Global Legaltech Venture Day 2019, on the startup scene in London during the Legaltech Venture Day at King´s ...

18 Oct 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

New world, new skills: Why upskilling in law matters

Future lawyers must be able to adapt to the changing landscape of the legal profession. In this context, upskilling is paramount to ...

17 Oct 2019

 

Global, Comparative and European Law, Management Skills, Students Experience

An inmersion into Israel’s legal tech, start-up scene during the Master in Legaltech

Bernardo Correia Barradas, consultant at the Payment Systems Development Group at the World Bank and student of the Master in Legaltech, shares his experience during the final and third stage of this innovative program held at IDC Herziliya.

The final stage of IE Master in Legaltech, held in Israel, is an exclusive opportunity for students from around the globe to gain insights into Israel’s Start-Up Nation and to acquire the necessary skills, knowledge and hands-on experience required for the new emerging reality of pervasive and disruptive legal technologies.

The goal of this final capstone module is to expose students to Israel’s unique ecosystem and to help participants take crucial steps towards a practical understanding of the emerging world of legal technologies in general, and its impact on lawyers and on the industry as a whole.

Throughout the one-week program, students met Israel’s influential industry leaders and eminent entrepreneurs in the legal tech world.

14 Oct 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, Students Experience

IE Law School will be attending the Legal Geek Conference in London

At IE Law School we are excited and very much looking forward to being part of this vibrant and global legaltech startup community that is dedicated ...

10 Oct 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Dean of IE Law School discusses the future of legal education at enlightED 2019

Javier de Cendra led a discussion panel on "Reinventing Legal Education in the Era of the Tech Revolution" at enlightED in Madrid. Leading experts ...

07 Oct 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, Management Skills, News

The T-shaped lawyer: The new skills every future lawyers needs to succeed

Future lawyers must be equipped with the tools necessary to meet the demands of new clientele, preparing them to stand out as they define new legal ...

04 Oct 2019

 

Global, Comparative and European Law, Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, Management Skills, Students Experience

A challenging and worthy passion

Ekatherine Cibrián, alumni of the Master in Global Corporate Compliance and currently working at Eversheds Sutherland, on her experience, her ...

02 Oct 2019

 

Business and Corporate Law, Compliance, Students Experience

Sao Paulo Legaltech Venture Day: the ecosystem, the actors & the startups

Guillermo Miranda, Winner of the Global Legaltech Venture Day 2019, on the Brazilian startup ecosystem and how disruptors are transforming the way ...

30 Sep 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Bringing together Art and International Justice

Professor Marina Aksenova lands the cover of Legal Business World with her article on the need for exploring the interaction between art and ...

24 Sep 2019

 

Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law

Lawyering on the Digital Age: A conference on tech in legal practice

Professor Francisco de Elizalde will be speaking of the implications of legaltech in legal practice in a conference held at Allen & Overy in ...

16 Sep 2019

 

Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Global Legaltech Venture Day´s took off in Turin where SlidingLife won the first regional startup competition

Lawbotica, ClearBox, Legolex, Ecomate, and SlidingLife competed last July in the first arm of the Global Legaltech Venture Days in Turin. After an intense competition, SlidingLife, a platform and application helping people involved in divorce, won and moves to the final competition in Madrid.

With the aim of connecting and fostering the legaltech and entrepreneurial global ecosystem, IE Law School, Ontier and Law School’s Global League (LGSL), have launched the second annual Global Legaltech Venture Days, which started in Turin during the Law School´s Global League Annual Conference in July. This global competition of legaltech startups is focused on developing technological solutions to help law firms and the industry and thus improve access to justice.

The event in Turin started with an opening speech by  Gonçalo Matias, Dean of Católica Global School of Law y Co-President of the Law Schools Global League along with Amnon Lehavi, Dean of  Harry Radzyner Law School and Javier De Cendra.

The opening was followed a debate around the practical application of legaltech and how new and disruptive technologies are changing the practice of law. The panel, moderated by Serena Quattrocolo, Professor at the University of Turin, was composed by experts in the field:  Alessandro Renna, CEO of presso 4cLegal, James Speta, Vicedean of  Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and Raffaele Battaglini, Founder of Battaglini-De Sabato.

15 Sep 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Professor Antonios Kouroutakis was elected as Associate Member of the International Academy of Comparative Law

Professor Antonios Kouroutakis was elected as Associate Member of the International Academy of Comparative Law, one of the most prestigious ...

03 Sep 2019

 

Faculty, News

IE Law School, Ontier and Law School’s Global League organize second annual Global Legaltech Venture Days

Turin, Sao Paulo, London, Sydney and New Delhi, among this year’s Global Legaltech Venture Day selected cities

02 Sep 2019

 

Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Our Executive LL.M. program offers students the opportunity to practice law in the U.S.

Our Executive LLM, offered with Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, goes a step beyond and includes a course with the aim to make global practice a ...

23 Jul 2019

 

Business and Corporate Law, Global, Comparative and European Law, News

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