In Corporate Counsel, Matthew Boxer, Chair of Lowenstein’s Corporation Investigations & Integrity practice and former New Jersey State Comptroller, addresses the challenges facing general counsel when senior executives differ on their approach to a potential independent investigation, as appears to have happened with parent company Walt Disney and its handling of allegations against an ABC News employee. “It’s now a very delicate situation for the general counsel. There’s a risk that if the GC doesn’t handle the situation carefully they could end up being accused of trying to sweep this under the rug,” Boxer says. His quotes are reprinted on