Date & Time
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
8:30 am-4:00 pm
   |   Live Event

The panels of international attorneys from Littler Global and Mattos Filho Avogados will examine what should be expected of Employee Committees and Arbitration; the application of similar rules in the United States and Europe; and will also engage in a lively discussion on global immigration issues and the impact of the new labor law on Brazil’s competitiveness at an international level. The topics to be covered include:

  • Mediation and arbitration: How it works in different jurisdictions, best practices and pitfalls
  • Works council: The whys, pros and cons of this model and its application in Brazil
  • Immigration and expats: New restrictions in the U.S., Europe and Brazil
  • The New Labor Law: Its impact on the labor costs and Brazil’s ability to compete in foreign markets

Program: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm  Includes breakfast, coffee break and lunch.

Questions and RSVP:
To confirm your attendance, please RSVP and provide your name and company name no later than August 28, 2017. The sessions will be conducted in Portuguese and English. Simultaneous translation will be provided throughout the event.

Presented by the international attorneys of Littler Global and Mattos Filho Avogados. Click here for information on upcoming Littler Global events.



Dr. Thomas Griebe

+49 40-5 54 34 56-0

Renata Neeser


Stephan C. Swinkels

+31 6523 255 31

Additional Speakers

Barbara Mollet
Senior Associate, Littler France
Prof. Jose Pastore
Economist & Professor of Labor Relations, University of Sao Paulo and President, Employment and Labor Relations Council, Trade Federation of Sao Paulo
Vilma Toshie Kutomi
Partner, Mattos Filho