(PRWEB) October 05, 2016
Anthony J. Cortez, a regulatory compliance shareholder with global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, is speaking at the 32nd Annual Environmental Training Symposium and Conference taking place at the San Diego Convention Center October 5 and 6. Cortez is speaking Oct. 6 on the “Chemicals of Concern” panel from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
The conference is presented by the Industrial Environmental Association (IEA), which, according to its website, is a nonprofit association that promotes responsible environmental laws and regulations, provides a voice on a variety of environmental issues, and offers educational opportunities for manufacturers and associated organizations in the region.
The IEA is also holding the 1st Annual Fundraising Dinner in conjunction with the conference October 5 from 6 - 8 p.m. at Roy’s San Diego Waterfront at 333 W. Harbor Drive. All funds raised will go toward efforts to present scientific information relative to the environmental topics for the benefit of the general public and decision makers, according to the website.
Cortez, a regulatory attorney and business litigator in the firm’s Sacramento office, focuses his practice on the representation of national consumer product companies and other businesses in compliance, commercial litigation and government enforcement matters. Throughout California and nationally, Cortez advises and defends clients in legal, regulatory, and administrative proceedings involving numerous industries including food, drug, supplement, cosmetic, apparel and industrial products, among others.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 2,000 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, second largest in the U.S. on the 2016 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.