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About this office:
From its inception in 1964, Skoler, Abbott & Presser, P.C., has represented management exclusively in all aspects of labor and employment law. The Firm's clients are engaged in all forms of business enterprise in the public, private and non-for-profit sectors. In order to strengthen its commitment to provide quality legal representation, the Firm in 1989 became a founding member of LABNET, d/b/a WORKLAW NETWORK. WORKLAW NETWORK is a nationwide organization of autonomous management labor and employment law firms who coordinate and share information and resources on practice-related issues with other member firms. This affiliation allows Skoler, Abbott & Presser the ability to provide its clients with the advantages generally associated with large national firms, while maintaining the prompt cost-effective personal service found in smaller, regional firms.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Representing Management in Labor and Employment Law Including The National Labor Relations Act, Employee Benefit Law, Pension Law, Wage and Hour Law, Immigration Law, Workers Compensation Law, OSHA and Equal Employment Opportunity Law. Trials and Appeals, Including Wrongful Discharge Litigation.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Patrick Signs Bill Converting Maternity Leave to Parental Leave
Susan G. Fentin, March 5, 2015
On his way out the door this week, Governor Patrick signed a number of bills that had been passed by the Massachusetts legislature, including a significant amendment to Mass. Gen. L. ch. Ch. 149, section 105D, formerly known as the Massachusetts Maternity Leave Act. This bill effectively converts...
NLRB Election Statistics Reveal Union Successes
Ralph F. Abbott, February 17, 2015
According to Bloomberg’s BNA’s recently-released midyear 2014 NLRB Election Statistics, unions won 69.2% of 671 representation elections held during the first 6 months of 2014, up from 65.5% of 653 elections held during the same period in 2013.
Year Established: 1964
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