Mr. Seegers has represented employers in such matters as union organizing campaigns, contract negotiations, unfair labor practice charges and grievance arbitrations. He has also handled matters involving the National Labor Relations Board, the Florida Public Employee Relations Commission, the Department of Labor, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Department of Justice, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Florida Commission on Human Relations, the Orlando Commission on Human Relations and the Florida Division of Administrative Hearings.
Mr. Seegers has significant experience assisting employers in defending against OSHA citations and whistleblower claims and in providing OSHA compliance advice. This includes assisting employers in catastrophic workplace events resulting in serious employee injury and/or death, as well as addressing associated civil actions and related labor issues for transportation, hospitality, health and education-related businesses.
Mr. Seegers has represented employers in union organizing campaigns, contract negotiations and grievance arbitrations involving disciplinary actions and contract interpretation. Some of Mr. Seegers’ more notable client work includes:
Mr. Seegers has appeared on national and local television discussing employment law issues. Mr. Seegers is also a frequent lecturer on a variety of topics of interest to employers, including OSHA, the NLRA, Florida Ethics Law and best employment practices.
Mr. Seegers is active in the community, serving as the President of the Rotary Club of Celebration, serving on the Leadership Committee of Troop 125 of the Boy Scouts of America and volunteering at Give Kids the World.
Mr. Seegers is a member of The Florida Bar and the Orange County and Osceola County Bar Associations.
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