Current filters:  
Asia Pacific
Unfair/ Wrongful Dismissal
Australia
Marque Lawyers
Although the FWC initially upheld dismissal for sharing the popular Hitler parody, it reinstated the worker on appeal.
Holding Redlich
The FWC upheld a claim for privilege over investigation documents sought by an employee in unfair dismissal proceedings.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Article discusses a recent FWC ruling and warns to be careful when venting or sending up a situation.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
2 cases help illustrate the danger of using remote methods of communication for termination & pre-termination conversations.
Cooper Grace Ward
Any new systems and methods for the collection and use of sensitive employee information must be legally compliant.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Discussion about recent case where employers successfully defended an unfair dismissal claim.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Absence from work may be a reason to dismiss, but it is not an exception to rules about termination or adverse action.
McCullough Robertson
Employers should continually review arrangements with casual employees, for any changes in the employment relationship.
Hong Kong
DLA Piper
On 16 June, some estimates suggest almost 2 million people marched in support of calls for the Hong Kong government to withdraw its controversial Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance...
India
LexCounsel Law Offices
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is turning out to be a twin fold pandemic – that started with affecting public health and soon spread throughout the economy.
LexCounsel Law Offices
In this Part 2, we have attempted to answer some of the questions which businesses are asking concerning their ability
Kochhar & Co.
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of India, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Malaysia
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill
The claimant commenced employment with the company in 1992 as Assistant Manager (Trainee) and last held a senior position of trust as Restaurant Manager at the company's KFC outlet in l-City, Shah Alam.
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill
Resignation in the face of threatened disciplinary action will not constitute a forced or involuntary resignation.
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill
When an employee has been dismissed, internal company procedures allowing an avenue for further appeal will not affect the statutory timeframe for filing representations of unfair dismissal, the High Court held on 29 October 2019.
Singapore
Withers LLP
Companies should take note of the substantive changes to the Employment Act (the "EA") that came into effect on 1 April 2019.
Dezan Shira & Associates
On April 1 2019, the Singapore government enacted major amendments to the Employment Act (EA).
Thailand
Pisut & Partners
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Thailand, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Worldwide
Nishith Desai Associates
This is the eighth AGR and is based on responses from lawyers in 50 countries.
Mayer Brown
Asia's legal and human resources advisors are often required to function across multiple jurisdictions. Staying on top of employment-related legal developments is important but can be challenging.
FREE News Alerts
Sign Up for our free News Alerts - All the latest articles on your chosen topics condensed into a free bi-weekly email.
Popular Contributors
Upcoming Events
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Mondaq Social Media