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Greenberg Traurig Launches LE Blog
Apr 16, 2010 (01:04 PM EDT)


NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Labor & Employment Department at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has launched its LE Blog at www.gtleblog.com. The blog features insights and analysis of key national labor and employment developments, including legislation, regulations, cases, policies and trends.

"Practically every week, a case is decided or bill introduced or regulation changed important to members of the U.S. labor and employment law community," said Jonathan Sulds, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig's Global Labor & Employment Department in New York City. "The goal with LE Blog is to present these developments in the context of the broad spectrum of labor and employment law, providing weekly 'take aways' that we feel are essential." Sulds has represented leading employers since 1974 in all aspects of workplace law, including the engagement, protection, management and compensation of workforce resources.

"LE Blog contributors will comment on crucial developments at the local and national levels," said Peter Zinober, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig's Global Labor and Employment Department. "We want it to serve as a channel for fostering conversation with industry leaders and legal professionals about the issues that matter to them most." Zinober  specializes in the defense of employment discrimination cases in state and federal court, as well as wage and hour, disability discrimination, age and all other types of employment litigation. He is based in Greenberg Traurig's Tampa office.

Greenberg Traurig's Labor & Employment Practice includes more than 100 employment lawyers across the firm's 30-plus domestic and foreign offices.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1775 attorneys serving clients from more than 30 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. In the U.S., the firm has more offices than any other among the Top 20 on The National Law Journal's 2009 NLJ 250. In the U.K., the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP. Additionally, Greenberg Traurig has strategic alliances with the following independent law firms: Studio Santa Maria in Milan and Rome, TA Lawyers GKJ in Tokyo, and Weber Law Office in Zurich. The firm was Chambers and Partners' USA Law Firm of the Year in 2007 and among the Top 3 in the International Law Firm of the Year at the 2009 The Lawyer Awards. For additional information, please visit www.gtlaw.com.

SOURCE Greenberg Traurig, LLP