Montgomery McCracken Partner Christopher Scott D’Angelo Served As Moderator and Speaker for the 2014 International Corporate Counsel College

January 8, 2015

PHILADELPHIA-Montgomery McCracken partner Christopher Scott D’Angelo recently served as moderator and speaker for the 2014 International Corporate Counsel College, which is organized and presented in Europe each year by the International Association of Defense Counsel. The 2014 ICCC, “Data: The Gold of the XXI Century,” was held in Milan, Italy and explored the legal and practical challenges faced by multi-national companies in the creation, use and protection of data as a corporate asset, privacy issues, information governance and asset protection, cyber security, crisis management, the “butterfly effect,” and cyber risk and insurance.The International Corporate Counsel College is an interactive forum that addresses the latest legal issues of particular importance to corporate general counsel and their legal staff in Europe or the U.K. and internationally. It is designed so that general counsel and other 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.

D’Angelo is chair of Montgomery McCracken’s International practice and co-chair of the firm’s Product Liability, Toxic Torts and Catastrophic Events practice. His practice emphasizes litigation and preventive counseling in the fields of business and business torts, intellectual property, class actions and products liability. He serves as national counsel for several major U.S. clients and represents foreign concerns in the United States and United States concerns abroad.  He is a frequent speaker and author on law-related matters regarding such topics as products liability and business litigation, class actions, multi-national litigation, attorney-client privilege, privacy, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), information and document management, alternative dispute resolution regimes and issues involving the Internet and the use of the Internet in litigation and investigations.

About the International Corporate Counsel College (ICCC)

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. It consists of approximately 2400 invitation-only, peer-reviewed members who are private, corporate and insurance lawyers from more than 44 countries.

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