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Companies that issue dividends must pay their employees a profit-share bonus

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • October 19 2011

The amended Social Security Financing Law, adopted by Parliament on July 13 2011, entered into force on July 29 2011

New tax credit for competitiveness and employment (CICE)

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • February 26 2013

The third amended Finance Act for 2012 set up a new tax credit "credit for competitiveness and employment" - "Crédit d'impôt pour la

Taking annual leave without the employer's authorisation is not necessarily misconduct

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • October 9 2007

Labour code provisions stipulate that the employer define dates on which its employees may take annual leave within the annual holiday period

France: settlement agreement: signature after a mutual consent termination agreement (“rupture conventionnelle”)

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • November 21 2014

In a decision dated 26 March 2014, the French Supreme Court, for the first time, ruled that a settlement agreement can be signed in case of a mutual

France: monitoring of employees via cameras: continuous monitoring in areas restricted to employees.

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • November 21 2014

The French Data Protection Authority imposed a sanction to a Company for the continuous monitoring of certain areas of the work place that can only

France: constructive unfair dismissal: impact of the employer’s breach

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • November 21 2014

In two consecutive rulings the French Supreme Court has stated that in order to justify constructive dismissal the employer's breach alleged must

Notice for a pre-dismissal meeting

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • February 12 2007

Article L. 122-14 of the Labour Code stipulates that a pre-dismissal meeting with an employee must not take place less than 5 weekdays after the presentation of the registered or hand-delivered invitation to the employee

France: co-employment in the context of redundancies: liability of the mother company

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • November 21 2014

The French Supreme Court has extended the employer's responsibility of the mother company over the employees of a subsidiary to certain cases of

The employer's redeployment obligations in the event of redundancy cannot be limited by employees' refusal in principle before any concrete proposal is made

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • June 15 2009

In the event of redundancies on economic grounds, the employer has an obligation to propose any available positions within the company and even the group for redeployment. Consistent case law requires any available positions abroad to also be offered

Decree enforcing smoking bans in the workplace

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • February 12 2007

As across Europe, France has seen new legislation passed banning smoking in public places