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Employment - Portugal
Up and Coming
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Insurance and Complementary Social Security. Labor and Employment. Sports.
Rui Vaz Pereira joined Cuatrecasas in 2009. His practice has focused on labor law and labor litigation, in particular, providing ongoing labor advice, negotiating and preparing salary packages, increments, benefits and incentive plans, disciplinary proceedings; the planning of and advising on company start-up, advising on labor restructure or companies’ close down, advising on the planning and implementation of collective redundancies and extinction of working positions; advising on the transfer of employees, on the drafting of standard contracts at EU level and international planning, on the negotiation of the hiring and dismissal of managerial staff and on the preparation of employment due diligences in the scope of the acquisition of companies. He has also advised on Sports Law, in particular on the drafting and negotiation of employment sport contracts and sponsorship contracts. His practice also covers sport litigation, in the scope of federations and arbitration organisations, at national and international level.
Member of the Portuguese Bar Association and of the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA).
Postgraduate studies in Business Law from the University of Coimbra Law School, 2012. Law Degree from the University of Lisbon Law School, 2006.