Baker & McKenzie

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Digitization’s Impact on Supply Chain Contracting

Digitization is impacting the supply chain in extraordinary ways. Are you ready? Baker McKenzie will present the results of its' survey on the global impact that Digitization has had on...

2016 Global Data Breach Notification Guide

In today’s global economy, data breach notification requirements raise critical issues for companies in all industry sectors.  Data security threats are diverse and ever-changing.  Intruders are searching for new and...

Technology IPOs in 2017: What a Difference a Year Makes

Baker McKenzie's Global Capital Markets Practice Group released new IPO figures from the technology sector which shows that 2017 has got off to a very strong start with 103 companies...

Global IPOs 2016: A Year of Uncertainties

Cross-border IPOs grow share of listings while market falls Baker McKenzie's full-year Cross-Border IPO Index rose by 16% to 32.3 for 2016, as cross-border deals gained a larger share of...

Global Transactions Forecast: From Apprehension to Appetite

After a flurry of megadeals in the second half of 2015 pushed global M&A deal values to the highest they've been since 2007, deal making slowed substantially in 2016 amid...

2016 Cloud Survey: Convergence of Solutions and Contracting Terms Top Priority for Negotiating Cloud Services

A survey report released by Baker McKenzie reveals it is critical to understand what parts of the cloud contract are negotiable and what is not, particularly in newer portions of...

2017 Global Privacy Handbook

Today's technologies mean that it is even easier for companies to collect, copy and transfer personal data around the world. At the same time, the introduction of a wide range...

2017 Post-Acquisition Integration Handbook

Closing the deal is just the beginning. Many acquisitions fail to meet pre-deal expectations, and the real challenge for any company acquiring a business is to ensure that the acquisition...

Moving Along the Outsourcing Continuum: Applying Vested Outsourcing Principles to Outsourcing for Global Services

Kimberly-Clark | University of Tennessee, Baker & McKenzie The Vested model promotes principles that bridge the customer/vendor gap. But applying these in practice can feel counter-intuitive and “risky”. In this...

Let’s Eat Grandpa: Why Accurate Communication is Key

Contents include: reasons for using equity compensation, speaking the same language, stakeholders, challenges with technology, education and tips and tricks.

Top Twelve Legislative Changes Impacting Global Equity Plan Offerings

Presentation offers an update on global equity, including action items, and covers Qualcomm’s approach.

M&A: OMG I need the 411!

Presentation provides an overview to mergers and acquisitions, including an introduction, approaches for due diligence, communication, considerations for legal, administration and accounting, possibly causes of delays and best practice recommendations.

How to Avoid a Compliance Meltdown: Top 20 Tips for Mitigating Risk from Start to Finish

Presentation provides an overview as to the relevancy of compliance and then 20 best practices. Topics include: Why is compliance a major issue now?  How to read and understand your...

Protecting Your Workforce – Poaching, Unfair Competition, and Workforce Protections

Presentation includes definition of unfair competition, advent of claims, tools and best practices.

The Extended Enterprise: Tax and Legal Issues in Global Sourcing (PDF file)

This presentation is about Tax and Legal issues in Global sourcing, identifying non recoverable taxes, local invoicing, off shoring key concerns, privacy and data protection.

Software as a Service (SaaS) and Information Technology Outsourcing: Comparisons, Contrasts and Lessons Learned by Baker and McKenzie

•What are the key differences between traditional IT licensing models and SaaS? • What are the issues to consider when procuring SaaS? •What are the key differences between procuring SaaS...

Offshoring Trends, Risk Management and India Today

Presentation discussing survey results about offshoring.

Get Your Head in the Clouds: A Session on Adding the Cloud to your Outsourcing Deal

Join us as we explore the intersection of outsourcing and cloud delivery platforms, focusing specifically on adding cloud delivery solutions to existing legacy deals. In this session, we will leverage...

Global Privacy Strategy: BYOD

This presentation covers: Key Factual Differences, Key Security, Privacy and Other Legal Challenges, Hurdles to Monitoring in Germany, BYOD Context in Latin America and Other Emerging Countries, An Asia-Pacific Overview...

The Cheese Has Moved

Procurement is once again at a dramatic inflection point as a profession. The '90s saw strategic sourcing and shared services established as core elements of the procurement professional's skill set,...