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German tax aspects of secondments
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • June 30 2011

Globalization has led to increasing cross-border secondments of management and other employees


Germany: A European View on Employment Law
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • July 1 2016

Germany has a civil law system, meaning that employment law is governed by a variety of different laws. Nearly 40 of employees are represented by a


European Court of Justice, judgment of 12 February 2009, C-46607 regarding Directive 200123EC
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, Germany
  • June 15 2009

Until now, according to the Federal Labour Court's Decisions, a business that was transferred during a transfer of a business pursuant to sec. 613a German Civil Code had to maintain its organisational independence in order for a transfer of business to be at hand


Revocation of a company car: Federal Labour Court (Bundesarbeitsgericht), judgment dated 19 December 2006
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • October 9 2007

Many employers grant a company car to employees that can be used for private purposes


Federal Labour Court, judgment of 21 August 2008, 8 AZR 40707
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • June 15 2009

In the transfer of a business, pursuant to sec. 613a (5) German Civil Code, the business transferor or the transferee has to notify the identity of the business transferee


Employment update, Germany June 2007
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • June 25 2007

With effect from 1 May 2007, the legislation on Part Time and Limitation of Employment Contracts (Teilzeit- und Befristungsgesetz TzBfG) has been amended


Release from active duties for employees’ near relatives in need of care
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • May 6 2008

The “bill on the structural development of the public long term care insurance” is currently in the parliamentary process


Employment update, Germany - February 2007
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • February 20 2007

Employees are entitled to object to the transfer of their employment (from transferor to transferee) within one month of receiving notification of the proposed transfer


Employment update - Germany - February 2007
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • February 20 2007

The claimant’s employment contract was governed by a collective bargaining agreement (“Tarifvertrag”


Can wage dumping in relation to the commercial cleaning trade be prevented by broadening the Arbeitnehmerentsendegesetz (AEntG) (legislation implementing the Posting of Workers Directive (9671EC)?
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • October 9 2007

The AEntG was introduced approximately 10 years ago to eliminate discrepancies between the treatment of employees employed by domestic and foreign service providers within Germany