The legal pathway to the story of the century | Publishing Edward Snowden

In June 2013, UK newspaper The Guardian and its US peer The Washington Post broke a story that changed the world. Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden had revealed the scale of mass surveillance by the US National Security Agency [NSA]. GC speaks to Gill Phillips, The Guardian’s director of editorial legal services, about the legal implications of making the story public in the UK.

GC Powerlist: Switzerland |

GC gets the lowdown on market conditions in one of the world’s richest countries from GCs profiled in The Legal 500’s GC Powerlist: Switzerland.

GC Roundtable: Anti-corruption, bribery and investigations, Hong Kong | GC Roundtable

On 16 September 2015, GCThe Legal 500 and Legal Business held a roundtable discussion and dinner for in-house lawyers on the topic of anti-corruption. The evening was held in association with Simmons & Simmons and took place at Cipriani in Hong Kong. The event was inspired by ‘Hunting Dragons’, the report co-produced by GC and Legal Business, which ran in the latter earlier this year.

GC Powerlist: Ireland |

How is the Celtic Tiger faring post-GFC? GC speaks to some of the leading
in-house counsel profiled in The Legal 500’s GC Powerlist: Ireland to find out.