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LABOR ALERT – NLRB CC1 UNION DE TRONQUISTAS

On September 30, 2019 the National Labor Relations Board issued a key decision holding that a two-day wildcat strike was not a protected activity under the National Labor Relations Act and thus, that the Employer did not violate the Act by suspending and/or terminating the strikers, CC1 Limited Partnership d/b/a Coca Cola Puerto Rico et al and Union de Tronquistas, Local 901, et al., 368 NLRB 84 (2019).  See Opinion and Order at https://apps.nlrb.gov/link/document.aspx/09031d4582d9d057. For more information, click on the following link: https://www.pmalaw.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/LABOR_ALERT_-_NLRB_CC1_UNION_DE_TRONQUISTAS.pdf

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Qualified Opportunity Zones: An Opportunity to Spur Investments in Puerto Rico

By: Fernando Goyco-Covas The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 grants certain United States federal income tax benefits to taxpayers that invest all or a portion of their capital gains in certain economically distressed areas of the United States (“Qualified Opportunity Zones”). For more information, please click on the following link: https://www.pmalaw.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Newsletter-Qualified-Opportunity-Zones.pdf

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PMA founding partner Néstor Méndez becomes the first Puerto Rican elected to the Board of Trustees of the US Supreme Court Historical Society

PMA founding partner Néstor Méndez becomes the first Puerto Rican elected to the Board of Trustees of the US Supreme Court Historical Society.  He also was the first Puerto Rican to preside the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association and Chair its Fellows and currently presides the Puerto Rico Supreme Court Foundation. For more information, click on the following link: Primer Puertorriqueño en presidir junta jurídica El Nuevo Día 6 21 18

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