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Work health and safety news - 2 September, 2014

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
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  • September 2 2014

The model Work Health and Safety Act (Model Act) has been in effect in a number of jurisdictions since 2012 (with a slightly

Breaking news: California legislature passes mandatory paid sick leave bill

  • Ogletree Deakins
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 1 2014

On Saturday, August 30, 2014, in the early morning hours and amid controversy among labor supporters, the California legislature passed a bill that

Employment and HR claims under the Risk Protection Arrangement for academies

  • Winckworth Sherwood
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 1 2014

Today marks the start of the DfE's Risk Protection Arrangement (RPA) for academies. The which the DfE will indemnify academies joining the RPA out of

Round-up of UK employment law developments in JulyAugust 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 1 2014

The Advocate General of the ECJ has given his opinion rejecting the contention that EU law prohibits discrimination on the ground of obesity per se

Amended executive orders expand employment discrimination prohibitions

  • McAfee & Taft
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  • USA
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  • August 31 2014

Since 1974 - just 10 years after Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was passed - Congress has made repeated attempts to introduce and pass

Regulations on labour outsourcing

  • Indochine Counsel
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  • Vietnam
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  • August 31 2014

In early January of 2014 the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs ("MOLISA") enacted Circular No. 012014TT-BLĐTBXH ("Circular 1") for

How to launch an international HR policy, code of conduct or benefits plan

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Global
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  • August 31 2014

In this era of internationally aligned business operations, multinationals roll out cross-border human resources policies, global codes of conduct

Whistleblowing what protection do employees have in Hong Kong?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • August 30 2014

Notwithstanding the growing global trend in the adoption of express whistleblowing laws (e.g. The US, the UK and Japan), the Hong Kong Government has

The franchise system in peril: joint employer status and the NLRB

  • Ogletree Deakins
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2014

Over the past few months, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has taken a series of steps to dramatically broaden the long-standing standard of

California Supreme Court limits franchisor liability

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 30 2014

In a closely watched case, the California Supreme Court provided significant protection to franchisors from liability for lawsuits based on the