Blueprint For Work Force Reductions Outside US: Part 2
October 18, 2011, 2:16 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 18, 2011, 2:16 PM EDT) -- This article is a primer on the challenging topic of how to approach both individual employee firings and group layoffs outside the U.S. In part 1 of this article, we discussed the issues relating to the termination of staff outside an employment-at-will environment; as well as individual dismissals outside the U.S. Here, we will address employee settlements/releases abroad; and reductions-in-force outside the U.S.
Employee Settlements/Releases Abroad
We have been discussing overseas terminations against the backdrop of a fired employee asserting rights in local labor court, but...