|Congratulations NCR 2018 ACC Value Champions
AARP, Danaher, and DXC Technology
ACC Global recently announced the 2018 ACC Value Champions,
including local departments and in-house counsel:
Counsel Bill Deckelman and DXC Technology (Tysons, Va.) and
UnitedLex for their industry-first partnership leveraging technology, process
innovation, and managed services to reduce operating costs and streamline
contracting, which has resulted in increase new business.
The ACC Value Champions
program (part of the ACC Value
Challenge), identifies, celebrates and publicizes successful law department
value initiatives and collaborations between clients and their legal service
providers. The Champions utilize value-focused management practices to cut
spending, improve predictability and achieve better outcomes.
|General Counsel Roundtable: Leading and Thriving in Today’s Transformational Environment
Signature Luncheon on Thurs., June 7
Prominent local GCs
will discuss how to lead and
thrive in these transformative times, as well as how to work with your business colleagues so that they will see you as not just
legal - but someone who “means business.”
Tamara Jack, Senior VP, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, LMI
Nicolas Jafarieh, Senior VP and General Counsel, Sallie Mae
Larry Samuelson, Senior VP, General Counsel, and Secretary, Cvent Inc.
W. Ming Shao, Senior Executive VP and General Counsel, MicroStrategy Inc.
Savalle Sims, Executive VP and General Counsel,
Moderated by Greg Watchman, Managing Associate General
Counsel - Employment Law & Employee Relations, Freddie Mac, and VP -
Programming of ACC NCR.
For full details and
registration, please visit https://www.acc.com/chapters/ncr/index.cfm?eventID=22232
|Critical Updates for Government Contractors
News Alert from PwC
In this week's news alert, Platinum sponsor PwC shares its Government
Contracts Practice quarterly report with critical regulatory updates on the
Issues Final Rule Regarding the Procurement of Commercial Items
809 Panel Report Includes Recommendations on Contract Compliance and Audit
GSA Rule Allows Contractors to Provide Off Schedule Materials and Services
through GSA Contracts
Deviation – Enhanced Post-Award eBriefing Rights
|Spring Into Summer Social
Network and Celebrate the 2018 Corporate Scholars on Tues., June 12
Join us for one of ACC NCR’s biggest social
events of the year at ACC Global's new offices, conveniently located above Metro Center. This is a great opportunity to invite non-member in-house colleagues and friends to introduce them to ACC and the chapter.
For full details and
registration, please visit https://www.acc.com/chapters/ncr/index.cfm?eventID=22233
PRO BONO & COMMUNITY SERVICE
ROCK CREEK PARK INVASIVE PLANT REMOVAL EVENT AND TRASH CLEANUP - June 2
- Event on Saturday, June 2, 10 a.m. to 12 noon, near the Woodley Park Metro station.
- Open to everyone, including families! Supplies will be provided.
- ACC NCR is collaborating with the Women's Bar Association of D.C. for this activity.
- Click here for the flier -- for full details and to register.
- Contact ACC NCR member Adriana Luedke with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
LAWYERS HAVE HEART 5K and 10K - Join the ACC NCR Team - June 9
D.C. BAR PRO BONO CENTER SMALL BUSINESS BRIEF ADVICE CLINICS:
- Wednesday, June 6 - LEDC - WeWork Wonderbread Factory, 641 S. St NW, Washington, DC (5 pm - 7:30 pm)
July 11 - Department of Consumer & Regulatory Affairs, Small
Business Resource Center 1100 4th Street SW, 2nd Floor (5 pm - 7:30 pm)
- To volunteer, complete the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GZ7RZVP. You may choose more than one clinic date and will be notified if the spot you've requested is available.
*NEW* D.C. BAR PRO BONO CENTER NONPROFIT POLICIES CLINIC - June 21
- Use your legal skills to assist nonprofit
organizations who need help developing basic governance policies, including
whistleblower, record retention, and conflict of interest policies.
- 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Morrison &
Foerster LLP in Washington D.C.
- Training, support, and sample policies will be provided,
followed by meetings with nonprofit clients. No expectation of ongoing assistance.
- To register as a volunteer, please complete the
following registration form: https://goo.gl/forms/RkkPC6jStecA7vYG2
contact Jason Qu at email@example.com if you have any questions about this event.
||Government Contractors Forum: Two-Session Boot Camp on the GC's Role in Bid Proposals and Protests. June 5,
8:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., in McLean, VA or by web seminar.|
||Litigation and Global Issues
Forums: International Internal Investigations - Unique Considerations
from In-House and Outside Counsel. June 6, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in
Washington, DC or by web seminar.|
Counsel Roundtable - Leading and Thriving in Today’s Transformational
Environment. June 7, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in McLean, VA (live only).|
||Career Development Forum:
Strategically Advancing Your Career - Creating Your Individual Plan. June
12, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in McLean, VA (live only).|
||Employment & Labor Forum:
Top 10 Employment Law Headaches for Legal Counsel and How to Avoid Them. June 13, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.,
in McLean, VA or by web seminar. |
||Non-Profits and Associations
Forum: Key Issues in Federal Grant Law for In-House Lawyers. June 14, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.,
in Washington, DC, or by web seminar. |
||In Richmond: How Blockchain
Technology is Revolutionizing Business and the Law. June 26, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.,
in Richmond, VA (live only).|
& IP and Global
Issues Forums: FCPA Compliance - Leading Practices, Tools and
Techniques. June 27, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in McLean, VA or by web
|| Ethics CLE: In-House Counsel
and Outside Help - Ethical Issues in Dealing with Advisors, Agents, Affiliates,
and Associated Third Parties. June
28, 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in McLean, VA or by web seminar.|
||Click here to check our web page for the complete list of upcoming CLEs announced thus far.|
||If you missed a chapter program that was webcast, click here to access our web seminar archive.|