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  • Education
    • J.D., Northwestern University, 1987, Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology, Coordinating Note and Comment Editor;
      William Jennings Bryant Prize for First Place in Moot Court Competition;
      National Moot Court Team, Quarterfinalist and Best Brief Award
    • A.B., cum laude , Smith College, 1984, Government; with high honors
Karen R. Glickstein focuses her practice on assisting employers in a wide variety of employment and human resources issues. She has experience defending all types of matters, including claims of discrimination and harassment based on race, gender, disability, religion, national origin, and age, as well as retaliation matters, violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act, USERRA, and both common law and statutory "whistleblowing" claims (including Sarbanes Oxley and False Claims Act). Karen has also defended EEOC class actions. 

In addition to providing day-to-day preventative advice to clients, Karen has tried several employment matters to jury verdict and has extensive experience working with clients on issues relating to non-competition and non-solicitation agreements. She represents clients in front of a number of administrative agencies, as well as in state and federal courts throughout the country. Karen speaks and writes frequently on both a local and national basis and has recently spent a significant amount of time advising clients on issues arising out of the increased proliferation of social media.
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
November 29, 2016
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
November 1, 2016
webinar Webinars
October 27, 2016
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
June 15, 2016
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A Paralegal’s Primer on Social Media and the Law
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Polsinelli Paralegal Retreat
Kansas City, Missouri
May 20, 2016
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Social Media & Evidentiary Challenges: Making Facebook Your Friend at Trial
Utah Defense Lawyers Association Annual Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT
May 6, 2016
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
March 2, 2016
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
February 2, 2016
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PolsinelliAtWork.com Blog
October 30, 2015
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Hot Topics in Employment Law: What Every Client Needs to Know About Current EEOC Initiatives
IADC Webinar, Kansas City, Missouri
Co-presented by Karen R. Glickstein, Polsinelli PC, Kansas City Missouri; and Andrea G. Baran, Regional Attorney, EEOC, St. Louis, Missouri
January 7, 2015
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