OMAR MASON ELECTED JUDGE
December 9, 2018
Congratulations to Omar Mason, a Shareholder of Aaron & Gianna, PLC upon his election to Division E of the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans. Omar will fill the vacancy created by the death of Judge Clare Jupiter who died in May of 2018. Omar will serve the duration of Judge Jupiter’s unexpired term which ends at the end of 2020. In the primary election Omar led a field of four veteran attorneys with 42 % of the vote. In the runoff he incre…
Labor/Employment/Employee Benefits Law
Our attorneys provide valuable solutions to large and small, public and private employers, across the spectrum of employment law and employee benefit issues, including employment contracts, labor relations, employment discrimination and harassment, wage and hour, safety and health, leaves of absences, compensation issues, union concerns, civil rights and constitutional law issues, immigration, pension and welfare plan design and administration, as well as regulatory compliance and human resources issues. They have successfully represented clients in connection with a broad array of federal employment laws including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Equal Pay Act (EPA), the American With Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination In Employment Act (ADEA), the Federal Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Federal Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Civil Rights Act of 1991. Our attorneys participate in all phases of state and federal court litigation, mediation and arbitration, and have experience in a broad array of administrative charges and investigations before federal, state and municipal administrative agencies. The experience of our attorneys in this practice area includes the defense of class and collective actions.
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