ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, announces the publication of the 2010 Cumulative Supplement to International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes IA and IB, Third Edition. These volumes are published by BNA Books, a division of BNA, in cooperation with the International Labor and Employment Law Committee of the American Bar Association's (ABA) Section of Labor and Employment Law.
The Third Edition of International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes IA and IB covers developments through 2007 into 2008, including chapters on the major economies around the world, plus chapters providing analysis of specific topics of interest to international labor and employment law practitioners, chapters on Litigation of International Employment Disputes, Compensating the Internationally Mobile Executive, and Negotiating and Drafting Expatriate Employment Agreements.
The new 2010 Cumulative Supplement covers developments in 2008 and 2009, including:
- Numerous updates to the European Union chapter, including Treaty of Lisbon's structural effect on the EU system of treaties
- Key changes introduced in the United Kingdom by the Equality Bill effective October 2010
- Extensive revisions to the chapter on France, including new numbering system under the 2008 revised Labor Code
- Revised discussion of unionization process in China
- Discussion of the race discrimination law in effect as of July 2009 in Hong Kong
- New topic in the chapter on Japan on "dispatched employees" sent on temporary assignment to other employers; amendment of childcare and family leave law in 2009
- New chapter on the Role of Administrative Tribunals in Adjudicating Workplace Rights within International Organizations
The expansion of international trade, investment, and business operations to a worldwide arena has brought considerable changes in the labor and employment law systems in place in many countries. International Labor and Employment Laws, Volumes IA and IB, Third Edition with the new 2010 Cumulative Supplement prepares practitioners with the most current information about the relevant requirements of the world's major economies.
William L. Keller, of Hunton & Williams, Dallas, TX, and Timothy J. Darby, of BNA, Arlington, VA, are the Editors-in-Chief. The authors are members of the International Labor and Employment Law Committee of the American Bar Association's 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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