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Omscholing binnen WW wordt gemakkelijker

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Netherlands
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  • September 22 2014

Naast de hervormingen in het ontslagrecht, worden er de komende jaren ook hervormingen in de WW doorgevoerd. In aanvulling op de wijzigingen van de

Legislative Decree No. 812008

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • June 15 2009

This Decree re-organises and updates all provisions relating to health and safety at work and has introduced novelties and new obligations for employers

German tax aspects of secondments

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Germany
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  • June 30 2011

Globalization has led to increasing cross-border secondments of management and other employees

Injunction granted to restrain ex-employees from using LinkedIn contacts

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2013

The issues of ownership and use of LinkedIn contacts have been widely debated, but little judicial guidance exists. In Whitmar Publications Limited v

Employer's bullying caused employee's disability

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 6 2010

It has been reported in the press that a former sports reporter for the News of the World has been awarded the significant sum of £792,736 for unfair dismissal and disability discrimination

HSBC Bank Plc and another v Steven Andrew Wallace (HCA 2422 of 2007; 28 November 2007)

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Hong Kong
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  • February 5 2008

This case confirms that employees can generally work in Hong Kong under a foreign law employment contract and the Hong Kong Employment Ordinance does not apply to such contracts

Can employers claw back training costs on termination?

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 18 2009

In MBL UK Ltd v Quigley, the EAT considered whether an employer could claw back training costs from an employee whose contract was terminated during his probationary period

Draft regulations on employment invention remuneration

  • Bird & Bird
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  • China
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  • June 26 2013

The Draft Regulations on Service Inventions were released by the State Intellectual Property Office for public comments on 12 November 2012. The

Retirement and Re-employment Act

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Singapore
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  • June 3 2011

Singapore has passed the Retirement and Re-employment Act ("Act") to enable more employees to continue working beyond the current statutory retirement age of 62

Effect of conditional resignation

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 12 2010

It is sometimes unclear when a contract of employment has come to an end