Partner Christie Grymes Thompson Mentioned in States News Service Article

Partner Christie Grymes Thompson was mentioned in a States News Servicearticle titled, 2009 Sustainability Summit Promises InnovativeSolutions and Essential Insights for a New Decade.” The article reviewsrecent information released by the American Home Furnishings Alliance(AHFA), in which the company discusses developing and marketing“eco-friendly” home furnishings. The article announces that Ms. Thompsonwill participate in the 2009 AHFA Sustainability Summit December 2-3,2009, at the Proximity Hotel in Greensboro, N.C. where she will presenta session titled Descriptive or Deceptive? How to Avoid the Risks inGreen Marketing.” Ms. Thompson is noted for advising clients on makingtruthful and non-misleading claims related to green seals and logos,recyclable and recycled products, sustainability initiatives,third-party certifications and other environmental attributes.