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Shareholder Michelle Hallsten will be participating in an upcoming workshop on Oct. 18 at the University of the Pacific Sacramento Campus to help companies get ready to merge, acquire, or invest in another company. It’s never too early to get your house in order to optimize future deal value and outcomes for your tech startup. Attendees will gain insight from experienced professionals in corporate M&A and finance in this interactive discussion. Topics covered include: Current…
As recently reported by the Virginia governor’s website (September 2017), Greenberg Traurig’s client Oran Safety Glass (OSG) announced a $4.45 million expansion through its  Emporia plant located in Virginia, adding 55 jobs to the plant. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe joined the company leaders in making the announcement last month in Virginia. OSG was founded in Israel in the late 1970’s and specializes in glass manufacturing. The company expanded its operations to Virginia in 2006. Read
This week the Tel Aviv office hosted a delegation of senior members of the Department of Justice and Bar Association of Jiangsu Province, which included the General Director of the Justice Department of Jiangsu Province, the General Director of the Justice Bureau of the city of Nanjing, the General Director of the Justice Bureau of the city of Nantong, and the President of the Jiangsu Bar Association, among others. The delegation met with the Intellectual Property…
Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice is listed in Law360’s “The 16 Firms GCs Love For Insurance Work.”  As the insurance industry continues to grow and evolve, 16 law firms have continued to win business as counsel for insurance clients.  Greenberg Traurig ranks among the top 16 firms with the strongest insurance work.  To read the full article, click here.…
The Association of Corporate Counsel – Israel will hold its 14th annual conference on June 22, 2016, at the Tel Aviv Hilton, on the subject of “Management of Change – The In-House Counsel Perspective.” Rudolph W. Giuliani, former Mayor of New York and chair of the Cybersecurity and Crisis Management Practice at Greenberg Traurig, will deliver a keynote speech titled “Leadership – Make Yourself Indispensable to Your Organization.” Joey T. Shabot, shareholder at…
Greenberg Traurig Shareholders Michele L. Stocker and Jennifer L. Gray, both co-chairs of the Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice, as well as Shareholder Murray B. Silverstein, will be speaking at the 2016 Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance (LIRC) Conference. This four-day event will take place May 1-4, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center. Stocker will be presenting on the panel “Major Litigation Update –…
Nanette Aguirre, Greenberg Traurig shareholder, participated as a guest speaker at Fordham Law School on March 29th in the session titled “The New Generation of Derivatives and Regulation.” Aguirre provided a practical overview of the products, explained what really happened to cause the economic crisis of 2008, how the regulators are reacting and how the market is trading within the four corners of the new regulation.…
Today DHS released an advanced copy of its final rule allowing foreign students with degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) to extend their Optional Practical Training (OPT) for an additional 24 months. DHS will publish the final rule in the Federal Register this Friday.  The rule will go into effect on May 10. Beginning May 10, students who are currently in the U.S. under their 17-month STEM OPT extension will be able to…
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is proud to sponsor and participate in the American Conference Institute’s (ACI) upcoming National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions & Litigation, to be held Jan. 26-27, 2015, at The Viceroy, Miami, Florida. Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Paul Ferak will speak on the conference panel titled, “Supreme Court Review:  The Blockbuster 2015-2016 Term for Class Action Litigation Including Campbell-Ewald Co., Spokeo and Tyson,” to be held at 11:35 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 26.…