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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

Companies face prospect of new rules for temporary workers in Japan

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Japan
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  • August 18 2014

Major amendments to Japan's Worker Dispatch Act of 1985 (the "Act") are expected to be approved and become effective in 2015. These amendments could

Work-related illness rising in Japan harassment and overwork to blame?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Japan
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  • August 7 2014

The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan recently released figures showing a 12 year on year rise in reported work-related illness claims

Japan: No pay for overtime

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • July 18 2014

As part of Shinzo Abe’s economic reform, there has been heated debate in Japan over the introduction of an amendment law to extend the categories of

“Womenomics” harnessing the power of Japan’s most under-utilised natural resource

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Japan
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  • June 26 2014

Gender is a hot topic in the business world at the moment - and nowhere more so than in Japan. Back in January, Prime Minister Abe gave a special