Lex Mundi Publishes New Interactive Global Employment Law Guide

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Lex Mundi's New Global Employment Law Guide

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Developed by members of Lex Mundi’s Labor and Employment and Employee Benefits and Pensions Group, the Guide provides in-house counsel with relevant and timely information on employment laws in key jurisdictions.

Lex Mundi has published a new guide, the Lex Mundi Global Employment Law Guide, covering more than 50 jurisdictions around the world.

Developed by members of Lex Mundi’s Labor and Employment and Employee Benefits and Pensions Group, the Guide provides in-house counsel with relevant and timely information on employment laws in key jurisdictions.

Topics covered include categories of:

  • Employment contracts
  • Part-time employee rights
  • Statutory rights for employees on change of control of an employer
  • Employer’s termination rights
  • Protections for whistleblowers
  • Employees rights to privacy
  • Anti-discrimination protections
  • Statutory rights to leave benefits and benefits mandated by jurisdictions
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Requirements for contributions to a pension or retirement schemes
  • Mandatory retirement age and its affect pension or insured benefits

Its innovative format allows users to search for and download an individual jurisdiction’s report or compare data privacy provisions from multiple jurisdictions in a side-by-side customizable report. This guide can be accessed free of charge on the Lex Mundi website at https://www.lexmundi.com/lexmundi/Global_Employment_Law_Guide.asp.

About Lex Mundi

Lex Mundi is the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries. Lex Mundi member firms offer clients preferred access to more than 21,000 lawyers worldwide – a global resource of unmatched breadth and depth. Each member firm is selected on the basis of its leadership in – and continued commitment to – its local market. The Lex Mundi principle is one independent firm for each jurisdiction. Firms must maintain their level of excellence to retain membership within Lex Mundi.

Through close collaboration, information-sharing, training and inter-firm initiatives, the Lex Mundi network is an assurance of connected, on-the ground expertise in every market in which a client needs to operate. Through its global client service platform, Lex Mundi members are able to handle seamlessly their clients’ most challenging cross-border transactions and disputes.

Member law firms are located throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean and North America. Through Lex Mundi’s nonprofit affiliate, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation, members also provide pro bono legal assistance to social entrepreneurs around the globe.

For more information, please visit http://www.lexmundi.com and http://www.lexmundiprobono.org.

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