Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
On 30 September 2020 the Shipping Deputy Ministry issued Circular 20/2020, notifying interested parties of
the entry into force of the 2018 amendments to the Code of the Maritime Labour Convention...
Perfect Circle Trust
Companies of foreign interest registered in the Republic of Cyprus, including former offshore companies and Cyprus shipping companies, are entitled to employ third country nationals under specific circumstances, as described below.
Discussing the possibilities of employee dismissals following the government schemes issued in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pension funds that operate defined benefit schemes are exposed to longevity risk; the risk that their pensioners live longer than predicted.
It is increasingly common for employers and employees in Hong Kong to agree cessation terms. In such cases, an employee may be asked to enter into a separation agreement.
As we approach the bonus season, many employers in Hong Kong will be looking back on an unusual year to work out what bonus, if any, to award their employees.
The Hong Kong Government announced last week that The Employment (Amendment) Ordinance 2020 ("Ordinance") – passed by the Legislative Council on 9 July 2020 – will come into operation...
In this Court of Appeal case of Xu Yi Jun v GF Capital (Hong Kong) Limited (CACV 502 & 577 / 2019), the Court considered whether an employer can withhold a bonus payment after the payment due date for reasons of ...
It is not unusual for employees within a group of companies to be employed by one company within the group to perform work at or for other group companies.
The Employment (Amendment) Ordinance 2020 (the 2020 Ordinance), which increases the statutory maternity leave under the Employment Ordinance to 14 weeks, will come into effect on 11 December 2020.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
As announced by the Ministry of Finance in a statement dated 24 June 2020, Luxembourg and France finally formalised their agreement on the taxation of cross border workers by signing an agreement on 16 July 2020 ...
Quarantine Leave, COVID-19 Legal Amendments.
The Malta Budget 2021 was presented by the Minister for Finance, Dr Edward Scicluna on Monday, 19th October.
The term Notice Period implies the time period between the receipt of resignation/ termination from employment and the last working day.
These include repurchase transactions, securities or commodities lending and securities or commodities borrowing, a buy-sell back transaction or sell-buy back transactions.
Maltese Legislation does not impose an obligation on the Industrial Tribunal to include its reasoning for why a certain decision was taken and why damages were liquidated at a certain amount.
The concept of Single Source of Employment is intimately linked with the notion of "equal pay for equal work", a notion which is not only enshrined in our Constitution and which guarantees the...
The concept of Single Source of Employment is intimately linked with the notion of "equal pay for equal work".
United Arab Emirates
In the UAE (considering all free zones in the UAE other than the DIFC and ADGM), private businesses are required to follow UAE Federal Law No. 8 of 1980...
The reader claims he lost time and money waiting for the company to provide a joining date