Law 2114 extends paternity leave from one to two weeks. Also, parents, by mutual agreement, are able to transfer the last 6 weeks of maternity leave to the father or work half-time during the leave, for twice the amount of time.
Law 2121 provided the main requirements for remote work as follows:
Since 2018, the Colombian Ministry of Labour has contemplated the possibility for employers to use the digital signature and the electronic signature
n order to fulfil the purposes of the Colombian National Development Plan 2018-2022, the government has promoted several legislative changes aimed at the reduction of unemployment rates among...
Issued on 2 June 2021, Resolution 777 of 2021 overturned all other Resolutions that contemplated protocols that were designed by the government for specific economic and social sectors.
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The Government of Colombia recently signed into law a new measure to reduce the work week from 48 hours to 42 hours.
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The Colombian airline Aerovias Nacionales de Colombia S.A. – Avianca ("Avianca") has made a habit of accessing the structured credit markets by monetizing its expected stream of credit card receivables, filing for U.S. Chapter 11 protection when in distress.
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En los últimos años, el gobierno colombiano ha demostrado un fuerte compromiso para rectificar la cultura de la impunidad que se había visto como una forma de hacer negocios en el país.
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In recent years, the Colombian government has demonstrated a strong commitment to rectifying the culture of impunity that had been seen as a way of doing business in the country.
British Columbia has introduced a new type of corporation in 2020, called a "benefit company". The British Columbia Business Corporations Act (BCBCA)
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The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce had to intervene again in a COVID-19 related advertisement.
On November 25, the Colombian Senate's constitutional commission voted in favor a bill that would legalize recreational cannabis use in Colombia.
hey also take a look what's on the horizon for 2021.
Sanctions for breaches of the Colombian immigration rules have recently been updated. This article provides details.
A continuación, la medida se someterá al pleno del Senado y, de ser aprobada, se enviará a la Cámara de Representantes para la consideración de ese cuerpo.
On 26 August 2020, the mayor of Bogotá issued a decree regulating the reopening of the economy in the city.
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n June 18, 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in DHS v. Regents of the University of California, No. 18-587, effectively blocking the U.S. Department of Homeland...
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Most claims that have to be pursued by way of a court proceeding are subject to a limitation period, i.e., a time period
Colombia's Ministry of Work has adopted employment protection measures due to the Covid-19 contention phase and the health emergency declaration.