Olga V. Mack, Above the Law

Olga V. Mack

Above the Law

Silicon Valley, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Olga:

GCs And Entrepreneurs: A Match Made In Heaven

How The Fourth Floor community -- a group that connects female founders to female legal executives and industry leaders -- was born. → Read More

‘Code Is Law’: Should Software Developers Protect Our Freedoms?

As law and code converge, what is the responsibility of software developers? → Read More

The Legal Chief Of Staff: A Critical Role For General Counsel’s Success

What is a legal chief of staff? And is this function here to stay? → Read More

The Crystal Ball Of Blockchain: What Does The Future Hold?

One way to predict the future of technology is by looking to patent filing trends. → Read More

Software developers need an independent ethics body

The difference between what you, as a software developer, can do legally and what you should do is often vast and confusing. → Read More

The Power Of Your Voice: Why You Should Incorporate Speaking Into Your Practice

Consider incorporating public speaking into your career to make your leadership and expertise more visible. → Read More

Law Firm Responses To GCs’ Open Letter: An Epic Fail

In-house counsel didn't request or give permission to law firms to spam them via email (personal and professional), LinkedIn, and mail. → Read More

A Perfectly Imperfect Marriage: Blockchain And Open Source

The blockchain industry has not been very attentive to the selection of licenses used for their projects. It's time for that to change. → Read More

The Time For Legal Operations May Be Now

You know you need legal ops when you’re struggling, so pay attention to the struggles outlined here. → Read More

Bad Blood: Even More Red Flags That Were Simply Ignored

Theranos had both in-house and outside lawyers teams. What went wrong? → Read More

Bad Blood: A Story Of Numerous Red Flags That Were Simply Ignored

In the history of Theranos, from its beginning to its downfall, how did in-house lawyers miss so much? → Read More

Sheila Warren Of World Economic Forum: Solving Corruption Problems In Colombia Using Blockchain

Her methodology leverages design-thinking methods to create tools that use blockchain technology to address this challenge. → Read More

Expanding Your Speaking Opportunities

Having an effective speaking career needs vision, strategy, and practice. Here are some tips you can use. → Read More

How To Innovate Using Blockchain Within The Legal Field And Other Industries?

Let’s learn by working to redesign legal practice and business together. → Read More

How To Speak In The Age Of Technology

The art of public speaking must be preserved and considered critical during this time. → Read More

What Will You Do With All That Money You’re Making?

Notes to my (legal) self. → Read More

Should Smart Contract Developers Be Held Responsible?

Under certain circumstances smart contract developers could be held accountable. → Read More

How To End A Presentation Vividly And Memorably

Actively engage with your listeners. Appeal to their emotions. Compel them to act. → Read More

Maybe You Should Be Worried About Cybersecurity

Notes to my (legal) self. → Read More

Public Speaking Makeover: 5 Techniques To Transform Your Public Speaking

Taking the time to try various ways to transform your public speaking is important. → Read More