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Kott Gunning
This appeal from arbitration determined whether a return to work or medical certificate of fitness for work was relevant.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Summary of the 5 options available under the new laws for paying an annualised salary.
Bangladesh
STA Law Firm
The Bangladesh Labour Act 2006 (Labour Law) has been amended in 2019 January and official notified in the gazette recently.
China
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Many business are facing the challenges caused by the novel coronavirus pneumonia (Covid-19) outbreak.
Ius Laboris
Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan (HMT) employees are now required to join the mainland China social insurance system
DLA Piper
As reported in our previous article, China has extended its Chinese New Year holiday and work suspension period as a result of the novel coronavirus outbreak which has now infected more than...
DeHeng Law Offices
根据国务院通知,为加强新冠肺炎疫情防控工作,延长2020年春节假期至2月2日。目前除港澳台,31个省级行政区分别结合地区疫情,明确了各地具
DeHeng Law Offices
为落实重大突发公共卫生事件一级响应机制,保护家庭未成年子女健康安全,2020年2月1日北京市人力社保局、北京市教委联合发布《关于因防控௄
DeHeng Law Offices
为了加强疫情防控、阻断疫情传播,国务院批准将春节假期延长至2月2日后,截至2020年1月31日,已有上海、广东、浙江、江苏、重庆、福建、云南
DeHeng Law Offices
据国家卫健委网站消息,截至2020年2月1日12:24,新型冠状病毒感染的肺炎确诊11821例,疑似17988例,死亡259例,治愈245例。目前疫情仍在持续蔓延,形势十&#
DeHeng Law Offices
一次就补缴员工五险一金8800万元!这不是天方夜谭,而是某底捞在合规上市前的"壮士断腕"!在大数据时代下,随着政务云、社保入税的不断推๢
Hong Kong
DLA Piper
On 27 December 2019, the Hong Kong Labour and Welfare Bureau published the Employment (Amendment) Bill 2019 (Bill).
Mayer Brown
The employer will need to grant the employee sick leave in accordance with the Employment Ordinance and/or the relevant contract of employment.
DLA Piper
On 29 January 2020, the number of confirmed cases of the rapidly spreading coronavirus in Mainland China officially surpassed the figure seen during the 2002/2003 SARS epidemic.
Mayer Brown
Experience says taking preventative measures, remaining vigilant and preparation are key.
Dezan Shira & Associates
Minimum wages across ASEAN countries are gradually increasing to match the rise in the cost of living
Gall
The Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Law Cheng Yuet-ngor announced last Tuesday, 14 January 2020 that the government intends to increase the number of Hong Kong statutory holidays from 12 to 17 days.
Dentons
The Hong Kong government published the Employment (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the Gazette on December 27, 2019, which implements changes in relation to statutory maternity benefits.
Gall
The tax treatment of payments made to employees by employers is dependent on the nature and character of the payments made.
Gall
The Labour and Welfare Bureau (the "Bureau") has recently announced measures to extend the statutory maternity leave in Hong Kong from 10 weeks to 14 weeks.
Gall
The tax treatment of payments made to employees by employers is dependent on the nature and character of the payments made.
Mayer Brown
On 27 December 2019, the Employment (Amendment) Bill 2019 (the "Bill") was gazetted by the Hong Kong Government.
India
Khaitan & Co
Section 7A of the Employees' Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 authorises Provident Fund Commissioners to initiate inquiries in order to determine amounts due from employers under the EPF Act.
Obhan & Associates
In a recent judgment delivered by Hon'ble Judges U. U. Lalit and Indu Malthotra, in the case of M/s. Pawan Hans Limited & Ors. Vs. Aviation Karmachari Sanghatana & Ors.[1],
Phoenix Legal
As a part of the labour reform initiative, the labour ministry has decided to amalgamate 44 labour laws into four codes:
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Hon'ble Supreme Court held that, the following twin test needs to be satisfied for an establishment to seek exemption from Section 16 (1) of the Act.
AZB & Partners
By way of information, the EC Act is an employment law statute that mandates the payment of compensation to covered employees for injuries that arise out of and in the course of their...
Obhan & Associates
Labour laws in India have traditionally been governed by multifarious and fragmented legislations, both at the central and state level.
Nangia & Co
M/s. Faurecia Automotive Holding (assessee), a tax resident of France, received certain amount from Faurecia India towards reimbursement of salary cost of an expatriate seconded to Faurecia India and also for rendition of certain services.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The year 2019 can be said to be a watershed year in relation to the employment law regime in India. The Indian government took various steps to simplify
Kochhar & Co.
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of India, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Agama Law Associates
Recently, the Supreme Court of India ("Apex Court") has clarified the principle of special allowances in the case of The Regional Provident Fund ...
Alpha Partners
The legislation relating to labour and employment in India have significantly different features from other similar jurisdictions.
Juris Prime Law Services
The Supreme Court examined the issue of payment of gratuity to an Assistant Professor in the matter of Birla Institute of Education vs. State of Jharkhand
Juris Prime Law Services
In September 2017, pursuant to enactment of Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017, a bill known as the Paternity Benefit Bill, 2018 ("PB Bill")
Juris Prime Law Services
There have been several controversies surrounding the calculation of Provident Fund ("PF"). The Supreme Court, in the case of "The Regional Provident Fund Commissioner (II) West Bengal v. Vivekananda
Juris Prime Law Services
The Code on Wages Bill, 2017 (the "Bill") has been recently approved by the Union Cabinet. This Bill seeks to unify and consolidate The Payment of Wages Act, 1936, The Minimum Wages Act, 1948
Indonesia
SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants
The Indonesian President, Joko Widodo, has announced plans for a major overhaul of investment-related laws and regulations through the introduction of a so-called Omnibus Law.
New Zealand
Wynn Williams Lawyers
While internships can open doors and can be an important pathway to success, interns must pay for rent and food as well.
STA Law Firm
The new amendment brings the change in the legal provisions of Employment Relations Act 2000, Human Rights Act 1993 and Holidays Act 2003. Besides,...
Singapore
Littler Mendelson
As the coronavirus situation continues to evolve, so do companies' and governments' approaches to monitoring and helping avoid the spread of the virus.
Thailand
Pisut & Partners
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Thailand, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Clyde & Co
On 30 January 2020, the World Health Organization ("WHO") declared the Wuhan-sourced Novel Coronavirus (or 2019-nCoV) a "public health emergency of international concern" ("PHEIC").
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