Last Updated 08 March 2019
's attorneys in the labour and employment law department practise in all areas of labour and employment law in the private and public sectors. Their practice includes representing clients in connection with negotiation and administration of collective bargaining agreements and as trial counsel in ... federal and Puerto Rico courts, before administrative agencies and in labour arbitration and NLRB cases, and client counselling regarding compliance with Puerto Rico and federal employment discrimination statutes, employment terminations, federal and state wage and hour laws, workers' compensation employee benefits and other laws governing matters of employment. Since 1995, the Labor and Employment Law Department has actively represented employers in the hospitality, retail services, construction, airline, aerospace, manufacturing, and solid waste disposal industries, among others. Members of the Department also represent clients in business-related immigration procedures before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and US Consulates around the globe, including business visitor arrangements for foreign consultants, H-1B visas for foreign professionals, L-1 visas for intracompany transferees of multi-national enterprises, E visas for treaty traders and treaty investors, Labor Certifications and employment-based permanent residence.