LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) May 14, 2015
Ed Chansky, an Intellectual Property & Technology shareholder at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak on the California State Bar’s webinar panel titled “Advertising Law in the Digital Age - Part 3” taking place Thursday, May 14, 2015, from noon – 1 p.m. PT.
According to the California State Bar’s website, the discussion will focus on promotional and advertising issues in social media (other than sweepstakes/contests) such as coupons, rebates, gift cards, "free" offers, endorsements, negative-options, dot-com disclosures, IP, and right of publicity in social media content, etc. This is the third of a three-part webinar series that aims to equip participants with strategies and best practices for designing, clearing, and conducting advertising campaigns. The first webinar, held in March, focused on contests and sweepstakes and was conducted by Chansky.
Chansky focuses his practice in the areas of intellectual property (particularly development, selection, protection and licensing of trademarks worldwide) and advertising, sales promotion, and trade-regulation law, including charitable promotions, cause-related marketing, sweepstakes, contests, gift cards, eCommerce, substantiation of advertising claims, social gaming, social media, and all aspects of unfair or deceptive trade practices in a wide variety of industries.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Advertising, Marketing & Sales Promotion Law
Greenberg Traurig’s Advertising, Marketing & Sales Promotion Law team brings together attorneys with a wide range of counseling, regulatory compliance and litigation experience to advise clients on advertising, trade practices, marketing, sweepstakes and other sales promotion legal matters. In addition, the firm has deep experience in online technology, privacy and related matters, as well as critical relationships with key players in the entertainment industry, enabling its attorneys to provide clients with the business-oriented and dedicated counseling needed to thrive in today’s multimedia marketplace.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice
With more than 180 intellectual property attorneys and agents in the United States, Asia, and Europe, Greenberg Traurig provides a broad range of patent, trademark and copyright protection and strategic counseling. Greenberg Traurig was named a “National Tier 1” Law Firm for IP Litigation, Patent Law, Trademark and Information Technology Law by U.S. News and Best Lawyers, 2013 “Best Law Firms Rankings.”
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com/.