UK – Insolvency service publishes statistics and annual report

July 14, 2016

The Insolvency Service Annual Report and Accounts 2015 to 2016 and the Official statistics for individual insolvencies in England and Wales (in each year 2000 to 2015, broken down by region and local authority areas, age and gender) were published and can be accessed here: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/insolvency-service.


Italy – Legal uncertainty on reassignment obligation

July 14, 2016

The IR Notes 57 reports the the reassignment obligation in case of dismissal for economic reasons, traditionally fell to the employee to indicate to the judge which positions he/she believed he/she should have been offered in order to avoid redundancy. Then it was up to the employer to prove … A recent ruling by the […]


Europe – Eurofound launches report on innovative practices of social partners

July 14, 2016

The « New topics, new tools and innovative practices adopted by the social partners» shows that at least two different types of new topics can be identified among innovative practices: those that are new from an EU-wide perspective (such as climate change) and those that are new only for some Member States (such as gender equality). The executive […]