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31
Mar
2020
NEW EMPLOYMENT MEASURES TO MITIGATE THE EFFECTS TRIGGERED BY COVID-19

1.   Measures to suspend or to reduce working hours

 

Dismissal regarding the situation triggered by COVID-19 shall not apply anymore. Any company experiencing economic, technical, organizational or production problems of force majeure due to the COVID-19 health crisis shall not enforce neither collective dismissal nor objective dismissal. Otherwise, dismissal shall be considered as unfair dismissal or as null and void dismissal.

 

 

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19
Mar
2020
URGENT MEASURES COVID-19

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I. SUSPENSION OF CERTAIN ACTIVITES (Pag. 2)

II. LABOUR RELATIONS AND SELF-EMPLOYED PEOPLE (Pag. 3)

❖ Isolated workers – Exceptional consideration as a situation assimilated to a workplace accident

❖ Adaptation of workers' working conditions

❖ Suspension of self-employed quotas...

18
Mar
2020
URGENT MEASURES REGARDING THE CRISIS TRIGGERED BY COVID-19

URGENT MEASURES REGARDING THE CRISIS TRIGGERED BY COVID-19

 

 

I.          LABOUR LAW:

 

Exceptional consideration as a situation assimilated to a workplace accident of periods of isolation or illness of workers due to the COVID-19 virus

 

On March 10, 2020, Royal Decree Law 6/2020 was...