Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Danielle N. Garno Speaks at International Business & Entrepreneurship Symposium

MIAMI –Nov. 20, 2017 Danielle N. Garno, a shareholder in the Miami Litigation Practice of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., participated as a speaker at the International Business & Entrepreneurship Symposium at Lynn University’s College of Business and Management Nov. 15. The panel’s presentation titled, “Get Ready for Change” addressed the state of the fashion and retail industries, including the issues of technology, changing consumer shopping habits, e-commerce versus traditional brick and mortar retail, and ideas for new retail business models in the age of technology.

Garno discussed Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines for social media advertising, compliance issues for brands, the importance of disclosures, and how regulations affect influencers both in the U.S. and overseas.

Other panelists included Stan Eichelbaum, President, Marketing Developments/Planning Developments, Inc.; Julian Chang, Designer, Retailer and Wholesaler; and Viviana Gabeiras, Designer, Manufacturer and Wholesaler. Beth Sobol, President and CEO of Beth Sobol Enterprises served as the facilitator.

At Greenberg Traurig, Garno focuses her practice on issues facing the fashion industry, including advising startup fashion brands, trademark and intellectual property matters, trademark infringement, anti-counterfeiting, employment, contract and commercial matters, and general business issues. In addition to her fashion law practice, Garno has focused on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, complex civil litigation with an emphasis on internal corporate investigations, white-collar defense and fraud actions.

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