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Salary Survey: Sugaring the pill

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Despite a struggling economy, bonuses remain a key component of in-house salaries across the Americas. Over 80 per cent of respondents receive a bonus, but it is multinationals in heavily regulated industries that pay the highest, according to research from LACCA’s annual Salary Survey

Can a poor corruption score be cause to celebrate?

There have been demonstrations against corruption across the Americas. Credit: Senado Federal (Manifestação) [CC BY 2.0]

Latin America’s largest countries continue to be among the worst performers globally on Transparency International’s latest Corruption Perception Index, but some have challenged the figures, saying the poor rankings may be the positive outcome of widespread anti-corruption campaigns bringing previously hidden corrupt practices into the open for the first time.

El Salvador agrees anti-impunity programme

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Lawyers in El Salvador have welcomed the creation of an anti-impunity programme to tackle widespread graft in the country, but lawyers fear the new body will lack the powers to have a substantive impact on corruption.

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LACCA presents its independent research into the compensation packages received by in-house counsel throughout the US and Latin America.

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Salary Survey: Sugaring the pill

Despite a struggling economy, bonuses remain a key component of in-house salaries across the Americas. Over 80 per cent of respondents receive a bonus, but it is multinationals in heavily regulated industries that pay the highest, according to research from LACCA’s annual Salary Survey

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