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Japan: record pay out for power harassment and overwork claim

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • December 5 2014

On 4 November 2014, the Tokyo District Court awarded JPY 58 million to the aggrieved family members of a young employee who committed suicide. The

Ten questions on Japanese employment law

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • Japan
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  • June 30 2010

Japanese labor law derives from statute, e.g., the Japanese Labor Standards Act and Labor Contract Act, and the precedents established by the Japanese courts

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

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

The Asia employment landscape in 2014

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam
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  • January 22 2014

Personal data protection remains a topical issue in the region and 2014 will see employers grappling with the new data protection laws in Singapore

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

Global employment, pensions and benefits e-bulletin

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vietnam
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  • April 18 2013

A renewed regulatory focus on sham contracting and a court recent decision in ACE Insurance Limited v Trifunovski highlights the need for employers to

International labour law bulletin - Winter 2014

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Belgium, European Union, France, Germany, Guernsey, Italy, Japan, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 10 2014

The EU Directive on disclosure of non-financial information which we discussed in the summer 2014 edition of our newsletter, has been published in

Japan's new government intending to amend Worker Dispatch Law

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • January 17 2010

While the normal focus of our regulatory newsletters usually relates to issues specific to the financial services sector, in this month's newsletter we will focus on an issue that not only applies to financial services companies but to all companies in Japan: temporary dispatched workers

Workplace bullying in Japan and Australia

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Japan
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  • July 31 2012

Workplace bullying has come under recent scrutiny in Asia Pacific with the Japanese Government issuing a report which includes guidance for employers on how to eliminate this type of behaviour at work