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General Contractors' Workers' Compensation Plan Bars Personal Injury Claims Against Subcontractor
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 2 2017

On July 13, 2017, Houston's Fourteenth Court of Appeals in Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc. v. Lee, 2017 WL 2986856, reversed a $43.5 million jury


Jones Day’s Review of Business-Related Cases in the Supreme Court’s October Term 2016
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

During what many have labeled a "quiet Term," the U.S. Supreme Court, working with only eight justices for most of the session, still delivered at


Majority Rules: German Constitutional Court Confirms Constitutionality of Tariff Unity Act
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • July 12 2017

On July 11, 2017, the German Federal Constitutional Court in essence rejected actions by certain smaller trade unions against a "tariff unity" law


Germany's Gender Pay Gap Law: What It Means for Employers
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • June 22 2017

Almost parallel to the new Gender Pay Gap Regulations in the United Kingdom, Germany also implemented a new law targeting unequal pay of men and women


Are Employers Obliged to Maintain a Daily Register of Working Hours in Spain?
  • Jones Day
  • Spain
  • June 9 2017

Recent debate in Spain relating to the responsibilities of employers focused on whether companies had a legal obligation to maintain a daily record of


Avoid the Pitfalls of NYC Freelancer Law
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 5 2017

New York City's Freelance Isn't Free Act ("Act") took effect on May 15, 2017, and applies to any freelance contracts or agreements entered into on or


Georgia Enacts New Laws Relating to Paid Sick Leave and Pay for Schedule Changes
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

On May 8, 2017, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed two employment-related laws, both of which become effective on July 1, 2017. First, he signed the


Monthly UpdateAustralian Labour & Employment - May 2017
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • May 27 2017

In this edition of the Update, we report on the decision of the Fair Work Commission ("Commission") to increase award wages and the national minimum


Japan Legal Update Vol.25
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • May 25 2017

On April 14, 2017, the House of Representatives passed a bill to partially amend the Civil Code ("Bill"). The Bill is under deliberation in the House


DOJ-Antitrust Revises Guidance on Coverage of "Current" Employees in Company Leniency Agreements
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 10 2017

DOJ has historically offered protection to the current employees of companies that have applied for Type B leniency, even if