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About the Author

Rich Steeves

Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A. in English Literature and an M.Ed. from The George Washington University. In addition to working nine years as a teacher of English Language Arts at the secondary level, Rich has worked in both print and online publishing, most recently serving as Managing Editor at TMCnet. He is also a published author, having written two novels and over a dozen short stories collected in various anthologies.

Article List

  • Labor & Employment Digest

    As 2015 draws to a close, it's a good time for labor and employment attorneys to take stock of the myriad changes that have occurred in the L&E space over the past 12 months and look forward to a successful 2016. Whether you are considering anti-discrimination policies, looking at background...

  • How to develop your BYOD program for a global workforce

    The panel featured: Nancy Delogu, shareholder at Littler Mendelson; Wendy Fischman, partner, Potomac Law Group, PLLC; Julianne Sobral, vice president of operations and technology, Council on Foundations; and Christine Kurek, sr. director, employment and benefits counsel, Activision Blizzard, Inc.

  • Protecting your data in unlikely places

    The panel featured: Kristy Brown, partner at Alston & Bird; Devika Kornbacher, partner, Vinson & Elkins LLP; Cheryl Call, deputy general counsel, Blackbaud, Inc.; and Estela M. Valdez, vice president and general counsel, Browz.

  • Operation: Legal

    We are pressured to do more with less,” says Stephanie Corey, legal chief of staff at Flextronics.

  • Hot under the collar

    The long view of history will likely give more perspective on the myriad of factors that led to the 2008 financial crisis, but, whether the primary causes were systemic or not, the fact of the matter is, few individuals faced criminal prosecution for the roles they played in the meltdown.

  • Intellectual Curiosity

    According to a study by the Brookings Institute, intangible assets of the S&P 500 went from 38 percent to a staggering 85 percent of total assets over the course of the past three decades. Since intellectual property represents the vast majority of such assets, its clear that IP is more...

  • Labor & Employment Digest: November 2015

    As the US economy grows more complex, so, too, do the demands placed upon labor and employment attorneys. With new challenges stemming from personal electronic devices, the “sharing economy” and frequent changes in the regulatory environment, L&E attorneys are forced to keep abreast of the newest developments in their chosen...

  • Tips for managing a small legal department

    The panel featured Nadia Dombrowski, senior vice president and general counsel, ICR LLC; Delphine Adam, senior director and associate general counsel, Carlson Wagonlit Travel; Aretae Wyler, general counsel and director of corporate operations, Atlantic Media Company; and Jodi Golinksy, general counsel, chief compliance officer and corporate secretary, FS Card Inc.

  • Lessons in leadership

    The panel featured: Maureen Brundage, executive vice president, general counsel and chief ethics officer, The Chubb Corporation; Vanessa Soman, general counsel, TheStreet, Inc.; Betty Temple, chair elect, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP; and Ann K. Armstrong, vice president and associate general counsel, legal and policy group, the Intel Corporation....

  • Why workplace flexibility is good for legal departments

    The panel featured: Laura Cox Kaplan, principal-in-charge of government, regulatory affairs and public policy at PwC; Maria Pasquale, senior vice president legal and deputy general counsel, Celgene; Jane Imperatore, partner, VLP Law Group; and Susan Smith Blakely, author of “Best Friends at the Bar.”

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