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Joseph Fleming Presents on Key Strategies for Litigating an EPL Claim

NEW YORK – Jan. 31, 2017 – Joseph Z. Fleming, shareholder at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will be presenting at American Conference Institute’s 26th National Conference on Employment Practices Liability Insurance.

Fleming will be a panelist for “The ABC’s of Litigating an EPL Claim: Developing Key Strategies for Successful Litigation from Summons to Summation to Settlement and Adjudication.” The discussion will cover common challenges in employment claims, top discovery challenges and tips to overcome them, as well as recent judicial responses to EPL claims, among other related topics.

Fleming is also teaching a post-conference workshop, “EPL Negotiation Master Class: A Tactical Tool-Kit for Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration (Including Overseas Arbitration) of EPL claims,” Jan. 31, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Fleming, an experienced litigator and labor and employment lawyer, represents a diverse group of clients, including governmental entities, national and international airlines, utilities companies, land developers, and mining interests in issues of labor and employment matters, workplace safety, hazardous-waste regulatory and insurance matters, environmental and land use, and complex international litigation. In addition, he also works in the entertainment, arts and sports law areas.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Labor & Employment Practice

Greenberg Traurig’s Global Labor & Employment Practice serves clients from offices throughout the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Members of the practice have had numerous trial wins and are frequently called upon to handle complex, bet-the-company, and large high-stake cases, including class and collective actions. On the labor side, a leading group of lawyers regularly represents management with labor-relations matters. Labor & Employment team members assist clients with complex employment issues, and design practical, proactive strategies that can be readily implemented by today’s human resources professionals. The practice has been recognized by Law360 as “Practice Group of the Year” for Labor & Employment (2011 and 2013), and has received a regional award from American Lawyer affiliate, Daily Report, for “Litigation Department of the Year” in Georgia (Labor & Employment 2015 and 2017). In addition, the practice is recognized by The Legal 500 United States in the areas of Labor and Employment Litigation, Labor-Management Relations, ERISA Litigation, and Trade Secrets Litigation. Visit Greenberg Traurig’s Labor & Employment Blog for insights and analysis of the latest labor and employment developments, including legislation, regulations, cases, policies, and trends.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.