Microsoft is upping the ante on good corporate conduct, recently introducing bonuses for outside legal counsel who commit to diversifying their firms. Get the full story in the November issue of Corporate Secretary.
Just this month the computer company made another Good Samaritan move, garnering the interest of the world’s most coveted socially conscious actress, Angelina Jolie. Together, they formed Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), a national children’s advocacy initiative to provide free legal counsel to immigrant children in the US caught without caregivers.
Not that anyone cares, but 25 law firms and corporate law departments also helped create KIND.
By Janine Armin
Corporate Secretary magazine