Latin America

COSTA RICA - Labor Procedure Reform

The Labor Procedure Reform is the most important amendment made to the Costa Rican Labor Code since its enactment in 1943. Its purpose is to establish the orality of court proceedings in labor matters; however, it includes significant changes to some specific issues, both procedural and substantive, in terms of rights and obligations of the parties within the framework of labor relations.

Latin America

COSTA RICA - Artificial Intelligence Bias and Data Transparency in the Legal Workforce: The Use of Data Analytics for Hiring, Firing, and Promotion in Costa Rica

Introducing new technologies within the industrial sector is a contribution of great importance for the improvement of production processes and decision making. However, the main constituent of any organization is still the human component, which is, in fact, the most susceptible to be impacted by technological changes in their work environment.