Hand Arendall's clients, both domestic and foreign, understand the market for their goods and services is increasingly global in nature. Relying on more than 60 years of legal experience, the lawyers in the International Law Practice Group provide clients practical and effective guidance in commercial transactions, dispute resolution and political and regulatory matters around the world. These lawyers understand the challenges of conducting business in different legal and cultural settings and the advantages of good working relationships with local counsel in other countries to assist clients.
The lawyers in the International Law Practice Group recognize that to provide effective advice, they must stay abreast of international developments and commercial trends. They actively participate in trade missions around the world and in organizations promoting trade and cultural awareness on the state, regional and national levels.
Examples of international work in which these lawyers have been engaged include:
Member Lisa Cooper discusses the lawsuits brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act against area restaurants with Dale Liesch in the March 26, 2015 issue.Read More
Members Windy Bitzer and George Walker addressed current Wage and Hour and Americans with Disabilities Act issues during the Mobile Chapter of the Alabama Restaurant and Hospitality Alliance meeting on March 24, 2015.Read More
Hand Arendall delivers continued results for the City of Vestavia Hills’s demolition program.Read More
Mark Waggoner will present with Justice Rebecca White Berch of the Arizona Supreme Court on Preparing for Oral Argument-from the Trial Court to the Supreme Court at the DRI Employment and Labor Law Seminar.Read More
On February 25, 2015, the Department of Labor issued a Final Rule revising the regulatory definition of “spouse” under the FMLA.Read More