What Are the Major Changes to Employment Law in 2020?

The year 2020 does not only mark the beginning of a new decade but also brings a variety of changes from an employment law perspective which must be observed and implemented during the course of the year. Read here about some of the changes to employment law coming into effect in 2020.
1. Adjustment of the OASI contribution rate for employers and employees
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COVID-19: What Employers Need to Consider When Employees Return to the Workplace – Protective Measures, Continued Salary Payments, Dismissals

The coronavirus pandemic continues to dominate our everyday lives. The Federal Council is now gradually beginning to ease measures and lift bans. Since 27 April 2020, certain industries are allowed to reopen their businesses. From 11 May 2020, shops, restaurants, markets, museums and libraries may also reopen under strict compliance with distance and hygiene measures. This raises a number of ques…


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