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Ed Chansky Shareholder Greenberg Traurig, LLP, to Speak at KC’s Advertising Sweepstakes and Contests for Social Media for 2014 and Beyond Live Webcast

New York, NY, April 24, 2014 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Ed Chansky Shareholder Greenberg Traurig,Greenberg Traurig, LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled KC’s “Advertising Sweepstakes and Contests for Social Media for 2014 and Beyond LIVE Webcast.”

This event is scheduled for July 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (ET)

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About Ed Chansky
Edward B. Chansky is a Shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Global Intellectual Property & Technology Practice Group. He practices in the areas of e-commerce, internet, sweepstakes, promotions, advertising, intellectual property, and trade regulation law. A trusted advisor to many national companies, he is also a frequent speaker at seminars and conferences on advertising and promotion law topics, including Advergaming, social media, social gaming, sweepstakes, privacy, gift cards, coupon and rebate offers, and charitable promotions. He is a co-author of the legal chapter in the Sales Promotion Handbook (Dartnell, 8th Ed. 1994), and a contributor to the ABA Section of Antitrust Law’s, Consumer Protection Law Developments (2009), as well as to Ian Ballon’s multi-volume eCommerce and Internet Law: Teatise With Forms, Thomson West, 3d, 2012. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Promotion Marketing Association (now Brand Activation Association), and is a former chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association. Ed graduated from Yale University (summa cum laude and phi beta kappa) in 1982, and from Harvard Law School (cum laude) in 1987. He served as a law clerk for Associate Justice Ruth I. Abrams of the Massachusetts Judicial Court.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig is an international law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in 36 commercial and government centers across the United States and in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Greenberg Traurig provides integrated, business-focused legal services for clients ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to innovative start-ups. The firm’s multidisciplinary teams include senior lawyers who have served as chief legal officers at major multinational companies and have spent years solving real-world problems in the business, political and legal arenas. For additional information, please visit

Event Synopsis:

In a two-hour live webcast, a panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the significant issues and latest insights on how to strengthen your understanding of Sweepstakes and Contests Advertising in Social Media for this year and beyond.

Key topics include:
- Advertising sweepstakes and contests in social media 2014: an overview
- Dos and don’ts when running online contests and sweepstakes
- Practical tips for a successful online sweepstakes and contests advertising
- Issues surrounding online sweepstakes and contests advertising
- Up-to-minute regulatory updates
- Suggestions for Dealing with user generated content and public voting
- Current issues for compliance with online platform terms of use

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