From 20 November 2021, all workers (including employees, the self-employed and contractors) must return to remote working in Belgium unless the nature of their work makes it impossible.
Envoy Global, Inc.
On 17 Nov. 2021, the Belgian government introduced additional COVID-19 protective measures.
Remember when Starbucks flopped in Australia, Walmart failed in Germany, or Home Depot
faltered in China?...
SCHOUPS Advocaten Avocats Lawyers
Environment and Climate Regulation Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Belgium, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Alston & Bird
The Belgian Supreme Court ruled in a judgment of Oct. 7, 2021 that a data subject has the right to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Authority...
The Danish High Court has ruled it was not contrary to the Anti-Discrimination Act for a school to dismiss a physical education teacher who refused to attend work on a Saturday for religious reasons.
Envoy Global, Inc.
Minimum salary requirements will increase by 1.6% - 3.6% in Brussels and Flemish regions in 2022
Issuers or distributors typically expect limited comments when they circulate their base documentation or advertising material with respect to investment instruments for a Belgian law review.
Employers are keen to increase the diversity of their workforces, but this can involve asking employees or candidates to disclose their race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender and other personal information.
Bird & Bird
The judgment of the Court of Justice has a long prequel.
Fakhoury Global Immigration
The Consulate General of Belgium in Chennai has closed.
The Belgian Data Protection Authority (Dutch: Gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit; French: Autorité de Protection des Données) (DPA) has published a first version of its charter with respect to its Inspection Service in August 2021.
This regular update (no. 66 | 1 November 2021) covers key regulatory EU developments related to the evolving COVID-19 situation (Antitrust & State Aid; Trade/Export Controls; Medicines, Medical Devices...
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Being a sustainable company is no longer a question of choice, but more and more an obligation.
This regular update (no. 60 | 6 September 2021) covers key regulatory EU developments related to the evolving COVID-19 situation (Antitrust & State Aid; Trade/Export Controls; Medicines, Medical Devices and Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection).
The European Union is moving forward with plans to implement rules on sustainable corporate governance...
This regular update (no. 61 | 21 September 2021) covers key regulatory EU developments related to the evolving COVID-19 situation (Antitrust & State Aid; Trade/Export Controls; Medicines, Medical Devices and Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection).
It used to be a ‘nice to have', but possibly not something employers felt they needed to expend a lot of effort achieving: we are talking here about building an ethical HR practice.
Every 2 months, our experts from around the world put together an Update on immigration & global mobility, setting out recent changes to the law. This month, we include updates from 22 countries.
With vast numbers of people now working from home on a more or less long term basis.