DALLAS (PRWEB) April 27, 2021
Shareholders Jerry Fellows and Jordan Cowman to Present at Event
Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP will sponsor the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Dallas-Fort Worth’s Silver Symposium on April 29, 2021. The event will comprise both in-person attendance and virtual content. It will feature presentations given by Greenberg Traurig’s Dallas office Shareholders Jerry Fellows and Jordan Cowman, made in dual tracks at 10:15 a.m. CDT.
Fellows, a member of Greenberg Traurig’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice, will give a presentation alongside Vizient, Inc., a healthcare performance improvement company, Senior Counsel Robin Bradford titled “Intellectual Property (IP) Due Diligence – Overcoming Obfuscation and Finding Overvalued IP Assets in Mergers & Acquisitions.” Fellows prepares and implements intellectual property protection and enforcement strategies that help clients achieve their business goals. His practice includes clearing, acquiring and enforcing United States and foreign patent rights, particularly for enterprise and process software, Internet and business methods, biomedical technologies including cardiac laser systems and therapeutic ultrasound systems, alternative energy innovations, sustainable technologies, and electrical, mechanical, and electromechanical technologies. Fellows also has experience patenting material science innovations, including superconducting materials and systems, electromagnetic containment systems, complex electronic and mechanical systems and processes, and energy storage systems.
Cowman, who is co-chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice’s International Employment, Immigration & Workforce Strategies group, will give a presentation titled “Top 10 Ethics Concerns for In-House Counsel.” A long-time U.S. business representative to the United Nations’ International Labor Organization (ILO) in Geneva, Switzerland, Cowman is sought by businesses when issues arise concerning international and cross-border employment matters, corporate social responsibility, international corporate campaigns, and other international labor and employment matters that arise. He has assisted clients with business combinations, merger and acquisition due diligence, and has advised clients on supply chain issues and the eradication of forced labor.
“We look forward to our upcoming Symposium,” said Derek Lipscombe, Toyota’s Managing Counsel and President of the ACC-DFW Chapter. “More than 175 members have signed up for the hybrid event with nearly 80 who will be there in person. We could not have done this without the great assistance of our sponsors, such as Greenberg Traurig, LLP which has been a long-standing supporter of the ACC-DFW Chapter.”
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is important to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and part of its history. With approximately 130 Texas lawyers in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig has deep roots in the Texas business, legal, and governmental communities. Greenberg Traurig Texas works with clients to address their interdisciplinary legal needs across the state utilizing the firm’s global platform. The Texas attorneys are experienced in industries key to the state’s future, including: aviation, chemicals, construction, education, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, health care, hedge funds, hospitality, infrastructure, insurance, media, medical devices, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, real estate, retail, sports, technology and software, telecommunications, transportation, and video games and esports.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com