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Spot the difference ECJ finds business transfer despite transferee's different structure
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • September 14 2015

Ferreira da Silva e Brito was a case on business transfers referred to the European Court from Portugal. Over 20 years ago, in February 1993, Air

Brussels GA&P (February 2014)
  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados
  • European Union, Spain, Belgium
  • February 19 2014

The Spanish public postal entity Correos y Telégrafos S.A. (CORREOS) has been fined 8,17 million EUR by the Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la

EU political update 17 - 21 December 2012
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union
  • December 17 2012

On 11 December, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) approved the EU patent package (unitary patent, language regime and unified patent court

Transport Sector Update: Aviation - Safety concerns over increased working hours for pilots
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 16 2012

Aviation groups are voicing concerns over proposed changes to pilots’ working hours

Flying high
  • Norrbom Vinding
  • European Union, Germany
  • December 6 2011

A provision in a German collective agreement requiring pilots to retire at 60 was incompatible with the Equal Treatment Directive

The EU court interprets the meaning of holiday pay
  • Norrbom Vinding
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 8 2011

Employees’ holiday pay should correspond to their "normal remuneration"

Airline pilots' holiday pay should not be limited to basic pay
  • Cobbetts LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 26 2011

The ECJ has provided further clarity as to what comprises holiday pay, holding that holiday pay for pilots must include supplementary payments received for time spent flying as well as allowances for professional and personal status, as they should receive their normal remuneration

Justifying age limits
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • October 14 2011

A recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) decision that it is age discrimination to prohibit airline pilots from working after age 60 may also effect other sectors where collective agreements provide for age limits below the statutory age limit (eg air traffic controllers

Balancing act: compulsory retirement vs reason
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • European Union
  • October 7 2011

The European Court of Justice has recently issued its Judgment in the case of Prigge and Others -v- Deutsche Lufthansa AG-C-44709

ECJ rejects retirement at 60 for airline pilots
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • September 28 2011

Since the abolition of the default retirement age of 65 from April 2011, employees can only be required to retire on the grounds of age where it can be objectively justified