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Carranza M. Pryor, Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig, LLP to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Webcast

New York, NY, March 25, 2017 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Carranza M. Pryor, Of Counsel will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Changing Landscape of the Gig Workforce: Key Trends and Legal Issues Explored! Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for April 4, 2017 from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm (ET).

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About Carranza M. Pryor
Carranza M. Pryor focuses his practice on representing companies on a wide range of labor and employment law matters as well as commercial litigation issues. He has diverse in-house and law firm experience and has served as Director of Litigation at a Fortune 100 company. He also has extensive knowledge in complex commercial litigation matters including securities fraud claims, class actions and real estate disputes. Carranza also has counseled senior management of companies on business strategies, compliance, and risk management.

Carranza actively supports many community organizations. He previously served on the boards of the Urban League of Central Carolinas, Birmingham Urban League, Charlotte Chamber Music, Common Cause Georgia, Butler Street YMCA, and Girls, Inc. Carranza also co-chaired the 2003 United Way of Central Alabama Campaign.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig is an international law firm with approximately 2000 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in 38 commercial and government centers across the United States and in Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. 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. One firm worldwide, Greenberg Traurig has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the second largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2016, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. For additional information, please visit

Event Synopsis:
As technology and the Gig economy continue to greatly influence the workforce, business structures and employment processes are being modified by companies to be able to adapt to these arising developments and, therefore, avoid potential risks. It was in 1995 when the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) first published the Contingent Work Survey (CWS) which analyzed contingent work and alternative employment arrangements before the term “gig economy” was popularized.

In this Live Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of the changing landscape of the Gig Workforce. Speakers will also give highlights to the key trends and legal issues of this significant topic.

Key topics include:
- The Impacts of the Gig Economy to the Employment Workforce
- Arising Innovations and Technologies in the Gig Workforce
- Cost and Risk Reduction Strategies
- Opportunities and Pitfalls of the Gig Workforce
- Managed Service Provider (MSP) vs. Contractor Management Outsourcing (CMO)
- Traditional Workforce vs. Gig Workforce
- Trends and Developments

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:
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