Artificial Intelligence and the Law

“Boston Children’s Partners with GE Healthcare to Develop Radiology AI,” Boston Business Journal, May 15, 2019.
“How Artificial Intelligence Can Change Legal Departments: A Q&A With IBM Watson’s Brian Kuhn,” Corporate Counsel, January 25, 2019. 
“Corporate Legal Eagles Start to Embrace Artificial Intelligence,” Corporate Counsel, January 9, 2019. 

Compliance’s Growing Role in Corporate Governance

“Taking the High Road: New York Employers Should Prepare For Legalized Marijuana,” New York Law Journal, February 19, 2019.

Data Privacy/Security

“New Study Reveals Privacy Compliance Education Gap,” Corporate Counsel, July 17, 2019.
“Survey: Those In Compliance Roles With a Law Degree Earn More,” Corporate Counsel,  July 16, 2019.
“Compliance Collaboration: eBay’s Legal Team Exceeded Through Teamwork and Tech,” Corporate Counsel, June 28, 2019.
“Cannabis Legislation and Employee Drug Testing: A Tricky Combination,” Corporate Counsel, July 9, 2019.
“Larger GDPR Fines Are on the Way, Privacy Experts Say,” Law.com, May 16, 2019.
“US Companies Repeating Data Privacy Compliance Mistakes, Study Shows,” Law.com, May 16, 2019.
“US Chief Privacy Officers Get Paid More Than EU Peers, Have Closer Ties to Legal,” Corporate Counsel, May 7, 2019.
“Company Execs Could Face Individual Fines for Privacy Mishaps, FTC Commissioner Tells Congress,” Corporate Counsel, May 8, 2019.
“Cyberattack on SEC Holds Warnings for All Organizations About Data Theft,” Corporate Counsel, January 16, 2019.
“FTC Commissioners Back Privacy Law to Regulate Tech Companies,” Boston Business Journal, May 8, 2019.
“Privacy Professionals on California Consumer Privacy Act Readiness: 5 Takeaways,” Corporate Counsel, April 16, 2019.
“Legal and IT Departments Team Up for CCPA, GDPR Privacy Procedures,” Corporate Counsel, April 4, 2019.
“Real World Scenarios for the California Consumer Privacy Act,” Corporate Counsel, February 15, 2019.
“A Survey of Proposed Federal Privacy Legislation and the Year Ahead,” Corporate Counsel, February 4, 2019.
“Google’s GDPR Fine Is A Warning for Tech Company GCs: Double Check Data Consent Policies,” Corporate Counsel, January 23, 2019.
“Recommendation in Favor of Google Allows for Balkanization of Data Governance,” Corporate Counsel, January 11, 2019.

Evolving Legal Industry

“The Legal Talent Market Faces Tectonic Jolts,” The American Lawyer, April 19, 2019.
“Legal Department 3.0: What Is Your Data Telling You?,” Corporate Counsel, April 17, 2019.

Healthcare and Technology

Blockchain: A Tool With A Future in Healthcare,” Foley & Lardner Health Care Law Today Blog, July 18, 2019.
“Hot Ticket: In-House Health Care Lawyers with Tech Backgrounds Can Write Their Own,” LegalTechNews, April 30, 2019.

Legal Operations

“General Counsel Share Their Legal Ops Stories,” Corporate Counsel, May 15, 2019. 
“Law Firms May Want to Hire Legal Ops-Trained Law Grads,” The American Lawyer,  April 12, 2019.
“The Time For Legal Operations May Be Now,”
Corporate Counsel, February 15, 2019. 

Legal Technology

“As Blockchain Booms, Law Firm Recruiting Tries to Keep Up,” Law.Com, April 17, 2019

The Legal Profession

“Stronger Together: A Consortium Case Study and How-to Guide for Marketing JD Advantage Careers,” by Rhonda Rittenberg, Director of Employer Outreach for New Markets, NALP Bulletin, January 2019. 

Socially Conscious Investing

“Peace, Love and Profits: Local Firms Go All in on Socially Conscious Investing,”  Boston Business Journal, February 8, 2019. 

2018

Artificial Intelligence and the Law

“Microsoft’s Brad Smith Announces  Company Will Use AI to Take on Humanitarian Challenges,” Corporate Counsel, September 24, 2018.
“Artificial Intelligence in Health Care-What You Need to Know,”
Crowell Moring Alerts, May 22, 2018.
“The AI Tech That’s Saving Walmart’s In-House Lawyers Time,” Corporate Counsel, May 7, 2018.
“AI Is Besting Human Lawyers at Parsing Contracts. What Do Lawyers Think?,” LegalTech News, March 6, 2018.
“AI and Big Data Could Power a New War on Poverty,” New York Times, January 1, 2018.

Changing Landscape for Big Law and the IP Market

“A Foreshadowing of Big Law’s Future: Intellectual Property’s Turbulent Decade,” Law.Com, October 31, 2018. 

Clean Energy

“The State of Clean Energy Innovation in Boston,” Boston Business Journal, October 23, 2018.

Compliance’s Growing Role in Corporate Governance

“Emerging Regulatory Risk for 2019: Consumers Joining to Drive Corporate Behavior,” Corporate Counsel, December 19, 2018.

Cryptocurrency and the Regulatory Landscape

“Bitcoin ATM Virtual Currency License Approved by NY Dept. of Financial Services,” Corporate Counsel, November 1, 2018.

Data Privacy/Security

Over Half Of Companies Are Far From GDPR Compliance, Report Finds,” Corporate Counsel, October 18, 2018
“Federal Data Privacy Legislation Is Likely Next Year, Tech Lawyers Say,”
Corporate Counsel, November 29, 2018.
“An American GDPR? Companies’ Privacy Gurus Discuss Future Federal Data Law in DC,” Corporate Counsel, September 26, 2018.
“Do You Have A Privacy  Right To Your DNA?,” Daily Business Review, September 10, 2018.
“Tech Industry Pursues a Federal Privacy Law, On Its Own Terms,”
Boston Business Journal, August 27, 2018.
“Not a ‘Gotcha Law’: How Corporate Legal Can Prep for Colorado’s Cyber Law,” Corporate Counsel, August 24, 2018.
“Say Goodnight Privacy Shield…,” Legaltech News, July 16, 2018.
“Not Just Corporate: Law Firms Too Are Struggling With GDPR Compliance,” Legal Tech News, June 11, 2018.
“Data Privacy and the Cambridge Analytica Scandal,” The Compliance & Ethics Blog, March 27, 2018.

Legal Industry

“The New Sports Compliance Program,” Corporate Counsel, October 9, 2018.
“Emerging Fintech Industry ‘Shows No Sign of Slowing Down’,”
Boston Business Journal, September 20, 2018.
The PwC/Fragomen Alliance Unpacked: A Peek Inside The Big Four’s Legal Market Playbook,” Corporate Counsel, September 26, 2018.
“General Counsel’s Evolving Leadership Role: A New Kind of General Counsel Innovator,” Corporate Counsel, July 9, 2018.
“Deloitte Will Acquire Part of US Law Firm in New Legal Venture,” The American Lawyer, June 6, 2018.
“Simpson Thacher Launches New Associate Training Program,” The American Lawyer, June 5, 2018.

Legal Operations

“Google, Square Officials Point to Hot Market For Legal Operations Experts,” Corporate Counsel, December 13, 2018.
“From Legal to Operations: AppDynamic’s GC on His Move to COO,” Corporate Counsel, October 11, 2018.
“Gazing Into the Crystal Ball, What will the law department of the future look like?,”
Corporate Counsel, September 4, 2018.
“Legal Ops On the Rise As In-House Budgets Get Tighter, Survey Says,”
Corporate Counsel, June 26, 2018.
Operationally Speaking: A Chat with Tania Daniels of the Walt Disney Company and ACC Operations,” Corporate Counsel, June 25, 2018.
“How Today’s In-House Counsel Are Improving Strategies and Compliance,” Corporate Counsel, June 2018.
“The Benefits of Digital Transformation Through Contract Lifecycle Management,” Legal Tech News, June 15, 2018.
“4 GCs, 4 Different Strategies for Reducing Cost Through Legal Operations,” Corporate Counsel, June 12, 2018.
“Corporate Law 2.0: What It Means to be a ‘Chief Legal Innovation Counsel’,” Corporate Counsel, May 6, 2018.
“Lawyers Continue to Dominate Legal Ops Role, CLOC Study Shows, Corporate Counsel, April 23, 2018. 
“Legal Ops Leaders Less Afraid of AI, but Many Still Haven’t Adopted Tools,” Corporate Counsel, February 7, 2018.

Legal Technology, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

“Five Biggest Tech Laws of 2018,” Corporate Counsel, December 21, 2018.
“Legal Analytics, The Next Frontier: Using Language Analytics to be More Persuasive in Court,” LegalTech News, December 18, 2018.
“Legal Tech’s Predictions for 2019 in Cybersecurity and Privacy,” LegalTech News, December 18, 2018.
“Of Blockchains and Supply Chains: Crypto Technology Is Still Going Strong,”
 Corporate Counsel,  December 3, 2018.
“Fidelity Launches 100-Employee Cryptocurrency Business,”
Boston Business Journal, October 15, 2018. 
“The Blockchain and GDPR,” LAW.COM, October 4, 2018.
“Walmart’s Lettuce Project Is Reminder That Blockchain Is About More Than Just Crypto,”
Corporate Counsel, September 26, 2018.
“Blockchain Brings Opportunities, Challenges to Legal Discovery,”
Legal Tech News, September 18, 2018.
“Crypto on K Street: New Blockchain Lobbying Group Pushes for Increased Regulatory Clarity,” Corporate Counsel, September 13, 2018.
“Blockchain Gains Currency in Higher Ed,” Inside Higher Ed, August 13, 2018.
“The Job in Crypto Found Me: A Q&A with Robinhood Assistant General Counsel,”
Corporate Counsel, July 6, 2018
“Former McGuireWoods Attorney Now GC at Human Rights Blockchain Startup,” Corporate Counsel, July 18, 2018 
“The Rise of the 'Crypto Czar,' the Fall of a 'Blockchain Evangelist',” Corporate Counsel, June 7, 2018.
“Fidelity is Staffing Up On Cryptocurrency Projects,” Boston Business Journal, June 6, 2018.
Four Takeaways From the ABA Institute’s Blockchain Conference,” The Legal Intelligencer, May 5, 2018.
“The FTC Prepares for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Fraud Crackdowns,” Arent Fox Alert, April 4, 2018.
“Tech Thinks It Has a Fix for the Problems It Created: Blockchain,” New York Times, April 1, 2018.
“Blockchain Education Heads to Canadian Capital,” Legaltech News, March 21, 2018.
“With a Growing Number of Regulators Eyeing Crypto, Are Companies Being Scared Off?,” Corporate Counsel, March 20, 2018.
“Viewpoint: Can Boston’s Inner City Be the Next Innovation District?,” Boston Business Journal, March 19, 2018. 
“Millennials Changing the Face Of Legal Tech,” Corporate Counsel, March 19, 2018. 
“Coca-Cola, US State Dept to Use Blockchain to Combat Forced Labor,” Reuters, March 16, 2018.
“When I grow up, I wanna be a Chief Legal Strategist,” Legal Evolution, March 8, 2018.
“Banks Begone: UN’s World Food Programme Builds on Ethereum Blockchain Money Transfers,” CCN Blockchain News, February 19, 2018.
“Microsoft, Hyperledger, UN Join Blockchain Identity Initiative,” Coindesk, January 23, 2018.
“UN Supports Blockchain Technology for Climate Action,” United Nations Climate Change News, January 22, 2018.

New Law Firm Business Models

“The Big Four Are Coming for Your Clients…Are law firms doing enough to prepare?,” Law.Com, December 14, 2018.
“Why Lawyers of the future will need tech savviness as well as legal know-how,” 
LegalWeek, October 9, 2018.
“Gazing Into the Crystal Ball,” Corporate Counsel, September 4, 2018.
“PwC to Launch US Law Firm as Big Four Expand Legal Offerings,” The American Lawyer, March 14, 2018.

The Legal Profession

“A Future of J.D. Advantage Jobs? Why the future may be full of J.D. Advantage jobs,”  Evolve The Law, November 8, 2018.
“Calling All Lawyers: The Blockchain Opportunities Are Waiting,”
 Above The Law, August 27, 2018.
“Will My Lack of Law Experience Come Back To Haunt Me?, The Recorder, August 22, 2018.
“Millennial Gcs Mean Business-Next Gen Lawyers Are Poised to Change Law Departments Dramatically,” 
Corporate Counsel, September 24, 2018
“The Reviews Are in:  EY’s Acquisition of Riverview Law Has Grabbed Legal Departments’ Attention,”  Corporate Counsel,  August 10, 2018.
“Building a Niche Law Practice Rewards Extra Work, Special Training,” ABA Journal, June 2018.
“New Initiative Aims for 100 Black GCs at Top Companies by 2025,” Corporate Counsel, May 16, 2018.
“Prime Time for Privacy,” Bloomberg Law, May 2, 2018.
“3 Ways the GDPR Will Change How Legal Professionals Work,” Corporate  Counsel, May 2, 2018.
“Seven Changes in the Legal Job Market Impacting New Lawyers,” The National Law Journal, March 30, 2018.
“What Is A Lawyer's Duty of Technology Competence,” National Jurist, February 2, 2018.

Technology

“Five Advancements in Tech that GC’s Can Expect,” Corporate Counsel, December 12, 2018.
“What is Article 13? The EU’s Divisive New Copyright Plan Explained,” Wired UK, September 18, 2018.
Does the US Need Its Own GDPR to Unify How Companies Handle Data?,” Corporate Counsel, July 30, 2018.
“In-House Counsel’s Growing Role in Data Protection and Security Risk Management,” LegalTech News, July 27, 2018.
“At Net Neutrality Panel, Tim Berners-Lee Says Open Internet is 'a Human Right',” Boston Business Journal, April 20, 2018.
“Reed Smith Launches Tech Program for Select Summer Associates,” The American Lawyer, April 19, 2018.
“GE Regulatory Lawyer Michael Fitzpatrick Helping to  Shape World of Tomorrow,”Corporate Counsel, April 5, 2018.
“FinTech Roundup: Pump and Dump Schemes, Toughening  Regulators,” Corporate Counsel, February 22, 2018.
“Bitcoin and Blockchain: What Will Survive if the Bubble Bursts?,” Corporate Counsel, February 20, 2018.
“Navigating the Uncharted Waters of the Blockchain,” Nutter McLellen & Fish IP Bulletin, February 5, 2018.
“In 2018, What Are Top IP Concerns for In-House Counsel?,” Corporate Counsel, January 8, 2018.

Technology and Access to Justice

“7 Ways 2018 is the Year of Access to Justice,” Corporate Counsel, March 22, 2018.

2017

Data Privacy/Security

“Corporate Legal's New Cybersecurity Role:  First Risk Responders,” Corporate Counsel, November 7, 2017.
“In Race to GDPR Compliance, US Outpacing EU Counterparts,” Corporate Counsel, November 14, 2017.
“Apple Lawyer Warns of Heavy Burden From Europe's New Privacy RulesCorporate Counsel, October 19, 2017.
“What In-House Counsel Are Doing to Prepare for the GDPR (European Union's General Data Protection Regulation),” Corporate Counsel, October 17, 2017.

Legal Operations

“Legal Operations Directors Are Here, and They're Vital, Say GCs,” Corporate Counsel, October 9, 2017.

New Law Firm Business Models

“Taking on the World: The Big Four in the Global Legal Market,” American Lawyer, October 18, 2017.

The Legal Profession

“How to Work the Room at Networking Events,” Attorney at Work, December 20, 2017.
“With Rise of Startup Culture, Millennials Are Moving In-House,” Corporate Counsel, December 5, 2017.
“Is an In-House Job for You?: A Guide for Law Grads and Limited Experience Attorneys,” ABA Landslide, December 2017.
“2017 What's Hot and What's Not in the Legal Profession,” Attorney At Work, November 27, 2017.

Technology

“What's Ahead for Fintech in 2018,” Corporate Counsel, December 20, 2017.
“F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules,” New York Times, December 14, 2017.