Montgomery McCracken Partner Christopher Scott D’Angelo to Serve As Moderator and Speaker for the 2016 International Corporate Counsel College
September 21, 2016
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Montgomery McCracken partner Christopher Scott D’Angelo is one of the founders and a past director of, and is on the faculty of, the International Corporate Counsel College, which is held in Europe each Fall. This year the ICCC will take place in Brussels, Belgium on October 13 and 14, 2016. Panels will feature General Counsel, Heads of Legal, Associate General Counsel, Heads of Group Legal, outside lawyers and leading consultants who are knowledgeable and experienced – and excellent speakers – in this year’s topics relating to data privacy and security. D’Angelo will be the moderator and speaker on one of the panels on the impact of data evolution on judicial and arbitral proceedings in the U.S., the U.K. and the E.U.
The ICCC is an interactive forum that addresses the very latest and coming legal issues of particular importance to in-house corporate counsel in Europe and internationally. It is a unique place where in-house lawyers can discuss issues of concern among themselves and with their outside defense counsel in a dynamic workshop of practical information and analysis. The event is designed primarily for in-house counsel of corporations; outside counsel also are welcome, provided they come with one or more in-house counsel. The ICCC is presented each year by the International Association of Defense Counsel, which is the oldest international association of lawyers representing major corporations, both in-house and outside counsel.
D’Angelo is Chairman of the International Practice and Co-Chairman of the Products Liability, Mass Claims & Risk Management Section at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP, based in its Philadelphia, PA and New York, NY offices. His practice emphasizes litigation and preventive counseling in the fields of business and business torts, corporate litigation, intellectual property, class actions, products liability and mass claims, construction and risk management, including in his role as national counsel for several major U.S. clients and his representation of foreign concerns in the United States and United States concerns abroad, as well as litigation and other matters in the probate courts. D’Angelo is a member of The American Law Institute, the International Association of Defense Counsel, the Product Liability Advisory Council, the Defense Research Institute, the International Bar Association, the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, the Sports & Fitness Industry Association Legal Task Force, and the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel, and the American, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations.
D’Angelo is a frequent speaker and author on law-related matters. His articles, books and presentations have involved such topics as products liability and business litigation, class actions, multi-national litigation, attorney-client privilege, privacy, FCPA and other anti-corruption and bribery regimes and requirements, information and documents management, alternative dispute resolution regimes, and issues involving the internet and the use of the internet in litigation and investigations.
Mr. D’Angelo is listed in Guide to the World’s Leading Product Liability Lawyers, The International Who’s Who of Commercial Lawyers, The International Who’s Who of Product Liability Lawyers, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, and Who’s Who in American Law. He received both his B.A. with distinction and with Honors in History (1975) and his J.D. (1978) from the University of Virginia.
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