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The impact of demographic changes on companies’ HR strategies and their on companies’ HR strategies and their company pension plans

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • July 2 2007

As of late, discussions on demographic changes, including the impact on the Social Security system, have caused people to become generally more aware of the phenomenon of an “aging society.”

"Ban the box": a discussion of state and local laws restricting inquiries into an applicant's criminal history

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

Over the last several weeks New Jersey, Illinois, the District of Columbia, and San Francisco have joined the ranks of states and local governments

California adopts the nation's second bill requiring paid sick leave for most employees

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 24 2014

California Governor Jerry Brown, on August 29, 2014, signed the California Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014, which requires all

Nexus: update on recent developments

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 31 2010

Employees working from home did not create nexus in Indiana and Virginia, but a Texas Appellate Court found that a regional manager who lived in Texas and occasionally handled complaints from distributors in a 7 state region did create nexus

Fair Work (Amendment) Bill passed by House of Representatives

  • Jones Day
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  • Australia
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  • August 31 2014

The Fair Work (Amendment) Bill 2014 (Cth), which we have previously reported on, has been passed by the House of Representatives. The Bill now awaits

Diversity in the workplace in Germany: Is it coming? Or maybe it’s already here

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • July 2 2007

Diversity gained a foothold in the United States in the 1960s, becoming increasingly common by the 1980s

Dismissal following a breakdown in working relationships was for some other substantial reason, and not for misconduct

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • March 31 2011

Where a breakdown in working relationships was caused primarily by an employee's conduct, it does not necessarily follow that the dismissal of that employee will be on the grounds of misconduct

Sealed with a kick: payoffs to managers and executives need close attention

  • Jones Day
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2014

The Supreme Court of New South Wales recently heard the case of Re Cummings Engineering Holdings Pty Ltd 2014 NSWSC 250. The litigation arose from

New termination ruling on employment contracts under Belgian law

  • Jones Day
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  • Belgium
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  • July 1 2011

In Belgiumperhaps the only country in Europe where this is the casean employee’s termination notice period or pay in lieu of notice varies depending on whether the employee is a blue-collar or a white-collar worker

Recent ruling of the French Supreme Court raises some uncertainties with regard to the remuneration to be paid to inventors

  • Jones Day
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  • France
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  • December 10 2013

Under French law, an employer is the owner of the rights in inventions made by employees having inventive functions. The employer may also request