"International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes IIA and IIB, Third Edition"
ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, announced today the publication of the 2010 Cumulative Supplement to International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes IIA and IIB, Third Edition. The supplement and its main volumes are published by BNA Books, in cooperation with the American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law.
The Third Edition covers developments through 2007 into 2008, updating chapters on additional economies around the world beyond the major economies included in Volumes IA and IB, plus a new chapter on Switzerland. The authors of country chapters include additional 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 four volumes that now comprise Volumes IA and IB and Volumes IIA and IIB include a total of 42 country chapters, plus chapters on related topics.
The 2010 Cumulative Supplement covers developments in 2008 and 2009, and includes:
- Major revision to the discussion of Australia reflecting changes made by the Fair Work Act 2009, effective Jan. 1, 2010
- Impact of memorandum of understanding between Greece and the IMF on labor law
- The new Antidiscrimination and Accessibility Act, and new regulations on employers right to access employees' e-mails in Norway
- Expansion of the coverage of the new 2009 Labor Code in Portugal
- Expanded discussion of jurisdiction of Swedish courts and the effect of EU law
- New rules of procedure in labor law, and revised federal data protection law in Switzerland
- Revised coverage of Taiwan adding discussions of 2007 amendments to collective bargaining law and 2009 settlement of labor disputes law
William L. Keller, of Hunton & Williams, Dallas, TX, and Timothy J. Darby, of BNA Books, Arlington, VA, are the Editors-in-Chief. The authors are members of the International Labor and Employment Law Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law. Section publications provide a balanced forum for the views and professional development of practitioners in labor and employment law. For more information on Section participation, please call the Section at (312) 988-5813 or visit abanet.org/labor/home.html.
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