First Published in The Bermuda Chamber Of Commerce Newsletter (Chamber Insider), September 2021.
We learned labor law as a branch of legal sciences, a summation of concepts and theories, that little by little has been clashing with reality. Labor law structured for a society and an organizational system
In a recent ruling, the Supreme Court of Justice held that a business cannot charge a 10% tip if the consumption (of food and beverages) did not occur on its premises.
Eojourian & Georgiou
On 23rd of October 2019, the European Parliament and the European Council adopted the Directive (EU) 2019/1937 (hereinafter ‘‘the Directive'') on the protection of persons who report breaches of Union law .
Gender equality is a core principle in this day and age.
Areti Charidemou & Associates LLC
On the 23 October 2019, the European Parliament and of the
Council of the European Union has adopted the Directive 2019/1937
on the Protection of Persons
With World Menopause Day falling on 18 October 2021, it seemed apt to revisit this important topic and to consider why the menopause is relevant for your business.
We are often asked to opine on the status of anti-discrimination law on the island, as many believe that it does not exist.
World Menopause Day (18 October) offers an opportunity for employers to reflect on the support given to their employees who are experiencing the menopause and peri-menopause.
Employees in Jersey have the benefit of statutory protection from being unfairly dismissed after 52 weeks' continuous service, much sooner than their UK counterparts.
Workplace investigations can be a can of worms: you take the lid off and innumerable issues come wiggling out. Occasionally investigations are straightforward...
_Nous l'aurons tous compris lors du discours de notre premier ministre, Xavier Bettel, le 8 octobre 2021 dernier, la possibilité pour les employeurs d'instaurer le CovidCheck en entreprise...
Luxembourg has agreed to extend the tax agreement with Germany until 31 December 2021.
Arendt & Medernach
Since 1 October 2021, the index applicable to employees' wages has been increased from 834,76 to 855,62. This results in a 2.5% raise of the gross salary paid to employees with Luxemburg Law subject employment contracts.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
On Friday 1 October 2021, the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies ("STATEC") confirmed that the annual inflation rate of the national consumer price index reached 2.7% in September 2021...
In a recent judgment delivered by the Court of Appeal (in its Inferior Jurisdiction) on the 16th June 2021, in the case of ‘Schembri Aften et vs. Playmobil Malta Limited'...
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi employers will still need to ensure they are compliant with Covid health and safety requirements. Consideration should also be given to employee concerns.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Changes to the DIFC Employment Law serve to clarify ambiguities regarding the existing law and will increase the financial centre's attractiveness. Bradley Moran, elaborates on the...
The much-awaited world expo has begun this October 2021 in Dubai. Originally scheduled for October 2020 and later postponed to 2021 due to the effects of covid-19 and the related travel restrictions.
This term has a special meaning in terms of the Federal Law no. 8 of 1980 regarding the organization of labour relations and its amendments.