(PRWEB) October 17, 2016
Ralph W. Selitto, Jr., co-chair of the New York Metro Intellectual Property Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will be honored at the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame (NJIHoF) Awards Banquet. Greenberg Traurig, along with Stevens Institute of Technology, will once again co-sponsor the awards banquet. The ceremony will take place Thursday, Oct. 27 at the W Hotel in Hoboken, NJ.
According to the NJIHoF, Selitto will receive the “Outstanding Contributions” award for his distinguished contributions, dedication, service, support, and leadership.
“It’s an honor to receive this award along with so many other talented individuals and respected organizations who are improving society through ground breaking inventions,” Selitto said. “I commend the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame for calling attention to the life changing advances being created in New Jersey.”
During the event, NJIHoF will present more than 30 awards to individuals, organizations and foundations as well as induct four individuals into the NJ Inventors Hall of Fame. For a full list of honorees, click here. The NJIHoF, established in 1987, promotes and encourages creativity, invention, and innovation. This is the seventh year Greenberg Traurig is co-sponsoring the event, which celebrates the top individuals and their innovations that contribute to economic growth and improvement of the quality of life within New Jersey and beyond its borders.
Greenberg Traurig’s New Jersey office has 23 intellectual property and technology professionals and 21 patent attorneys and patent agents admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. They focus their practice on patent prosecution, IP litigation, trademarks, and licensing.
For more information about the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame, visit http://www.njinvent.org.
About Greenberg Traurig — New Jersey
Greenberg Traurig’s New Jersey office, founded in 2002, has grown to more than 70 attorneys. The office has a robust intellectual property and patent prosecution practice. Its experienced litigators provide advice and representation in key areas of litigation, including class actions, complex commercial and construction cases and white collar criminal defense. The corporate and financial services attorneys, whose clients include numerous major commercial banks and finance companies in the New York/New Jersey area, assist clients with sophisticated loan transactions and workouts, mergers and acquisitions, and business reorganizations and restructurings, etc. Other areas of practice include labor and employment, real estate, immigration, franchise law, tax, trusts and estates, and energy and infrastructure.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 2000 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/.