Labour and Social Security Department

Some of the main services rendered by the Labour and Social Security Area are the following:

  • Written advice on legal-labour issues through legal reports, legal aid in lawsuits before the Courts, and procedures in the Administrative Labour Authorities.
  • Legal regulation of hours and salary.
  • Contracts.
  • Substantial modification of work conditions, and functional and geographical mobility.
  • Senior Management Contracts. Advice on the classification of contracts subject to the special labour regime, drafting of the same, and defence in the different circumstances of termination.
  • Permanent suitability of work conditions.
  • Legal regime for the signing, suspension and termination of work contracts.
  • Collective disputes, strikes and lockouts.
  • Labour aspects arising from company mergers and takeovers.
  • Pension Plans and Funds.