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Partnering With Procurement Can Bring New Ideas and Added Value to the Legal Team

Historically, the legal department has had special privileges with regard to spending, allowing it to source and manage suppliers on their own without input or oversight from procurement. But it’s clear that the protective aura surrounding the legal department has begun to dissipate. While legal was once notorious for resisting even the best-intentioned help from procurement, progressive and innovative GCs are increasingly becoming more open to a collaborative partnership between the two departments.