On May 19, 2009 — Porter Wright is a sponsor of the Green Building Expo and Get Green Business Conference at the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center on The Ohio State University Campus in Columbus, Ohio.   The event is presented by Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s Green Team and is expected to draw over 1,000 attendees.  The conference will bring together local business leaders to position the region for growth and new opportunities.  In addition to nearly 70 exhibitors, various educational programs will be offered such as “Liability of Building Green – Legal issues facing Building Owners & Design Professionals,” “Green Renovation Strategies – The Audit Process & Implementing your Energy Goals,” and “Economic Stimulus Plan – Update for Green Building Industry & Businesses in Ohio.”  Other programs will include “How to Become a Greenspot,” “Senate Bill 221,” “Energy Efficiency & Conservation,” “Cap & Trade,” and “By-Product Synergy.”  For additional information, please contact Tracy Treon at ttreon@porterwright.com