Keeping Corporate Lawyers Silent Can Shelter Wrongdoing | NYTimes.com


.. The result is that companies have a great incentive to shift anything hinting at legal trouble to their in-house counsel to ensure that it is protected from disclosure.

The in-house legal department thus becomes the “cover-up and damage control” arm of the company.

via Keeping Corporate Lawyers Silent Can Shelter Wrongdoing – NYTimes.com.

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