Diogo Vaz Marecos
Advogado

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- MA in Labour Law. Masterīs dissertation: "The admissibility of an internship contract concluded between private parties", at the Portuguese Catholic University, School of Law, in Lisbon, Portugal, March 2009/February 2012 (Final grade 17/20).

 

- Admission for preparation of Master's dissertation in Labour Law, Portuguese Catholic University, School of Law, in Lisbon, Portugal, in 2011;

- Post-Graduation in Labour Law, by the Portuguese Catholic University, School of Law, in Lisbon, Portugal, in 2009;

- Member of the Portuguese Bar;

- Post-Graduation in Local Administration, by the University of Lisbon, Portugal, Faculty of Law, in 2004;

- Law Degree, by the University of Lisbon, Portugal, Faculty of Law, in 2003;

- Member of the EELA;

 

Main Projects

Since 2002 that Diogo Vaz Marecos has being acting as adviser in employment and legal matters for companies, intervening, among others, in the following sectors: media, television, distribution of food products and beverages, technology, telecommunications and advertising.


Career

In-house lawyer at PT Comunicações, S.A.(04-01-2010/21-09-11)
Of counsel, F. Castelo Branco & Associados, Law Firm (01-05-2010/14-09-2010);
Senior Lawyer, F. Castelo Branco & Associados, Law Firm (16-03-2009/30-04-2010);
In-house lawyer at Banco Cetelem, S.A., a company of the BNP Paribas Group, in Lisbon, Portugal (03-09-2007/19-03-2009);
Associate Lawyer at Carlos Amaro & Associados, Law Firm, in Sintra, Portugal (01-03-2006/31-08-2007);
Associate Lawyer at Campilho, Ribeiro Telles, Schiappa Cabral, Ulrich & Associados, Law Firm (11-10-2005/28-02-2006);
Trainee at Campilho, Ribeiro Telles, Schiappa Cabral, Ulrich & Associados, Law Firm, in Sintra, Portugal (2003/2005);
Term of probation in an International Law Firm (later Campilho, Ribeiro Telles, Schiappa Cabral, Ulrich & Associados) in Sintra, Portugal (2002/2003).


Responsibilities

- Legal advice on the management of human resources: advice on entrepreneurial strategies and policies, recruitment of individuals, and general monitoring of contractual eventualities; Assistance in collective bargaining procedures, including drafting of proposals for collective agreements;
- Advice on safety and health at work, accidents at work and occupational illnesses;
- Application of the relevant legal frameworks in the area of Social Security;
- Assistance in collective bargaining procedures, including drafting of proposals for collective agreements and legal assistance during the negotiation phase;
- Provide day to day legal and compliance support to some of the leading Portuguese companies and to an European leader in banking and financial services Group, in Consumer Law, Labour Law, Banking Law, Media, Commercial and Corporate;
- Negotiations, drafting and reviewing partnership agreements, commercial, banking and employment contracts;
- Conduct and investigation of 180 disciplinary and inquiry procedures of four leading Portuguese companies of Distribution of food and beverages Sector;
- Act as business liaison with local regulatory authorities;
- Judicial litigation in the areas of commercial, civil law and labour disputes.
- Legal protection of intellectual property, including trademarks and patents;
- Preparation of employment due diligences;