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Japan: record pay out for power harassment and overwork claim
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • 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


Japan Legal Update, Vol. 15 June 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • June 24 2016

An Amendment to the Banking Act, Etc. (the "Amendment") was enacted on May 25, 2016. The rapid innovation of information technology ("IT"


Global Employment Law - What's New? Spring 2016
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Belgium, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 27 2016

While the European Commission is working towards issuing guidelines on how to apply existing EU legislation to the sharing economy, several countries


The Asia employment landscape in 2014
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam
  • 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


Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Africa, Australia, China, European Union, United Kingdom, USA, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain
  • April 15 2014

Most of the labour codes in force in francophone sub-Saharan Africa contain provisions which seek to prevent unfair competition practices among


Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Spain, Africa, Australia, China
  • July 19 2013

In the large majority of francophone countries in sub-Saharan Africa (i.e. Those which are members of the ‘Organisation pour l’Harmonisation en


Japan: sexual harassment and discrimination
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • August 5 2015

The Supreme Court of Japan has recently handed down decisions in cases on sexual harassment and maternity discrimination which support the current Abe


Global: 2015 Highlights
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, European Union, USA, Venezuela, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Mexico, Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan
  • December 17 2015

In this month's edition of Be Global, we bring you a summary of the most significant international employment law developments from the past 12


Global employment, pensions and benefits e-bulletin
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vietnam, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Australia, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong
  • 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


Be global: employment law newsletter - October 2014
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Belgium, China, Denmark, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Spain, United Kingdom, USA, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Japan
  • 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