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Two High Court Decisions Relating to Reemployment after Retirement
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • November 30 2016

Two notable successive court decisions relating to disputes concerning reemployment after retirement have been issued. First, on September 28, 2016


Asia: overtime and time off in lieu
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand
  • November 28 2016

A recent trend in relation to overtime is for employers to grant time off in lieu instead of paying overtime. This can be confusing in Asia as the


Japan’s My Number system: impact on HR and payroll
  • TMF Group
  • Japan
  • November 8 2016

Whether you're operating in, or considering entry into the Japanese market, it's essential to understand how the My Number system affects HR and


Tokyo High Court Decision Recognizing a Breach of a Company's Duty of Care in Connection with the Occurrence of an Employee's Depression Due to Overwork
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • October 19 2016

On August 31, 2016, the Tokyo High Court issued a decision ordering a company to pay an aggrieved employee approximately 60 million JPY (with such


Japan’s ‘karoshi’ culture blamed for young man’s heart failure
  • Didlaw
  • Japan
  • October 19 2016

Authorities rule Joey Tocnang's death was directly related to the long hours of overtime - up to 122.5 hours a month - he was forced to perform


Employment & labour law in Japan
  • Iwata Godo
  • Global, Japan
  • October 5 2016

A structured guide to employment & labour law in Japan


Recruitment and wage & hour law in Japan
  • Iwata Godo
  • Japan
  • October 5 2016

A structured guide to background checks, recruitment and wage & hour law in Japan


Global employee termination law: Japan
  • Iwata Godo
  • Global, Japan
  • October 5 2016

A structured guide to termination law in Japan covering notice, redundancies, dismissal and protections


Managing the employment relationship in Japan
  • Iwata Godo
  • Global, Japan
  • October 5 2016

A structured guide to country specific laws, misclassification, contracts and foreign workers in Japan


Establishment of Business Transfer Guideline
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • September 28 2016

With respect to the succession to labor contracts upon a business transfer, the Business Transfer Guideline confirms the established legal principle