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International Labor and Employment Laws, Fourth Edition, Volumes IIA and IIB, with 2016 Cumulative Supplement

This treatise goes beyond the major economies discussed in Volume I to discuss developments in several European Union-member states, as well as countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Oceania and South America. It covers extraterritorial application of each country’s laws and availability of class action procedures. The extensive bibliography provides additional information on the countries discussed, including Internet sources and addresses of key offices.

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Timothy J. Darby
Editor-in-Chief
Anne M, Radolinski
Editor-in-Chief

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Main Volume Information

International Labor and Employment Laws, Fourth Edition, Volumes IIA and IIB discusses developments in countries beyond the major economies discussed in Volume I, including several European Union-member states, as well as countries in East Asia, the Middle East, and South America. Included in the Fourth Edition is information on extraterritorial application of each country's laws and availability of class action procedures. The extensive bibliography provides sources of additional information on the countries discussed in the individual chapters, including sources on the internet and addresses of key offices. 

The Fourth Edition includes new chapters on Indonesia and Nigeria and provides updates on:

  • The application of provident fund schemes to expatriates in India
  • Amendments to the Fair Work Act in Australia at the end of 2012, including changes to laws dealing with enterprise agreements and bargaining, new provisions regarding costs, and new time limitations for unfair dismissal and general protections claims
  • A new Trade Union Law in Vietnam that took effect in January 2013 and a new Labor Code that took effect in May 2013
  • The Law on Work Health and Security in Turkey enacted in June 2012 to bring Turkish legislation in line with the EU Workplace Health and Safety Directive and International Labour Organization Conventions  

Supplement Information  

New coverage in the 2016 Cumulative Supplement includes:

Russia - privacy law legislation imposing new legal requirements on personal data and search engine operators
Singapore -
review of obligations imposed by Employment of Foreign Manpower Act on employers hiring foreign workers
Switzerland -
constitutional amendment requiring revision of immigration laws
Turkey -
revision to the minimum wage

 

 


AUTHORS

Bloomberg BNA authors and editors are practicing professionals with insider perspectives and real-life experience. Learn more about this book’s authors and editors.
William L. Keller (deceased) was a partner in Hunton & Williams, Dallas, Texas, and the former chair of the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law.

Timothy J. Darby is a project director at Bloomberg BNA, Arlington, Va.

International Labor and Employment Law Committee, ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law

 

Anne M. Radolinski is a partner at Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. Minneapolis, Minnesota.


CONTENTS

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