PHILADELPHIA – May 8, 2019 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP Kathleen M. Kline presented a course on May 7 titled “Homebrewing & Craft Beer Laws” for Lawline, a platform for online continuing legal education.
Kline, a member of the Environmental Practice, explained the types of legal issues someone may face when transitioning from homebrewer to a brewery owner. The CLE webinar explored intellectual property disputes, compliance with employment laws, and state and local restrictions that may need to be considered.
Kline focuses her practice on complex matters including environmental litigation, securities and derivative actions, financial services litigation, and professional liability. She also serves as a legal advisor to the Philadelphia Homebrew Club. Additionally, Kline is a contributor to Greenberg Traurig’s E2 Law Blog, which focuses on environmental and energy topics, and the Consumer Products Counselor blog, which provides insight on legal issues facing the consumer products industry.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice assists clients with issues under the environmental and natural resource laws that affect their businesses. The firm’s environmental attorneys assist with securing permits and approvals; negotiate and close transactions; defend clients in enforcement actions; handle a broad range of environmental and toxic tort litigation; ensure the understanding and satisfaction of regulatory requirements; prepare for and respond to emergencies; craft approaches for legacy cleanup issues; and develop solutions for product regulation, market access, and environmental policy challenges. Greenberg Traurig received a first-tier ranking in the "Environmental Law" and "Litigation — Environmental" categories in the U.S. News - Best Lawyers 2019 "Best Law Firms" report.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices 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. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.