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Japan overhauling overtime pay system and taking measures to reduce deaths from overwork

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • November 11 2014

There has been increasing awareness in Japan of the health implications and unproductivity caused by excessive overtime work. As part of recent

日本における残業手当制度の見直しと過労死防止対策の実施

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • November 11 2014

日本では過重労働から生じる健康障害や生産性の低下について意識が高まりつつありますが先般政府が打ち出した経済改革の一環として残業手当を

Asia: do employers have a right to access and to disclose employee data without consent?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan
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  • November 3 2014

When can an employer access and disclose their employees' personal data in different jurisdictions? We compare the rules in Australia, China, Hong

Japan: overtime and death due to overwork

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • October 31 2014

As part of Shinzo Abe's economic reform, an amendment law has been introduced in Japan to extend the categories of employees who are not eligible for

Be global: employment law newsletter - October 2014

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia, Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 28 2014

Be Global is DLA Piper's snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global

Japan: new measures to prevent death due to overwork

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • October 15 2014

The Government has enacted legislation to promote measures to prevent death due to overwork. Japan is notorious for its overtime working culture

Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter - October 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 14 2014

The High Court of Australia has unanimously held that there is not an implied term of mutual trust and confidence (Implied Term) in Australian

Asia: checking whether employees have the right to work in jurisdiction

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan, Singapore
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  • September 24 2014

What obligation does an employer have to check the right of an employee to work in jurisdiction? We compare the rules in PRC, Japan & Singapore

Japan: Equal Opportunities Act update

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • September 24 2014

Amendments to the Act on Securing etc. Of Equal Opportunity and Treatment of Men and Women in Employment took effect from 1st July 2014, widening the

Asia-Pacific labor & employment news - summer 2014

  • Jones Day
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  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan
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  • August 20 2014

According to statistics published in May 2013, Taiwan has more than 590,000 agency workers, and that number is continually rising at an unprecedented