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Colorado Supreme Court permits employers to enforce zero-tolerance drug policies against medical cannabis users
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

On June 15, 2015, the Colorado Supreme Court held that Colorado employers can enforce zero-tolerance drug policies against employees who are


The impact of demographic changes on companies’ HR strategies and their on companies’ HR strategies and their company pension plans
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • July 2 2007

As of late, discussions on demographic changes, including the impact on the Social Security system, have caused people to become generally more aware of the phenomenon of an “aging society.”


Singapore: Employment Act changes for retrenchment benefits
  • Jones Day
  • Singapore
  • May 22 2015

From April 1, 2015, an employee who has been employed in a company for at least two years may request retrenchment benefits if he or she is


Seniority integration and the McCaskill-Bond statute
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 6 2012

Missouri Senators Clare McCaskill and Christopher Bond, concerned about the seniority integration treatment of employees at Trans World Airlines ("TWA") following its purchase by American Airlines and integration of the two airlines' operations and workforce, introduced legislation to guarantee labor protective provisions to airline employees with respect to seniority integration for certain covered transactions


"Ban the box": a discussion of state and local laws restricting inquiries into an applicant's criminal history
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 16 2014

Over the last several weeks New Jersey, Illinois, the District of Columbia, and San Francisco have joined the ranks of states and local governments


Record fine imposed against employer for underpaid and misrepresented employees
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • August 29 2013

The Federal Circuit Court of Australia (FCC) has imposed a record fine for a sham contracting claim brought by the workplace regulator Fair Work


What is "as early as practicable" when it comes to notifying employees of workplace change under awards and what is the limit of the redeployment obligation?
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • April 30 2014

The claimant in Murray v Ventyx Pty Ltd 2014 FWCFB 2143 was employed as a technical project manager by Ventyx Pty Ltd and was one of nine employees


Independent contractors in Japan may still retain the collective bargaining rights they had when they were employees
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • July 1 2011

In Japanese labor law, problems regarding the definition of “workers” arise mainly in two contexts


Hot off the benchdecisions of interest from the Australian courts
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • June 5 2015

A building subcontractor has been fined $145,000 and ordered to backpay $150,000 to more than a dozen employees, after a finding that the


Spain adopts legal measures to combat fraud
  • Jones Day
  • Spain
  • June 5 2013

The Spanish Parliament has recently passed a series of laws to combat fraud in various areas, including tax, employment and Social Security. These