Legal, Legislative & Regulatory

European People Risk Index

26 March 2013

Following our webinar on risk, Aon Hewitt's People Risk rankings provide an interesting view of the risk of recruiting, employing and redeploying people. Their data for Europe is provided here. 


A Look at the Belgian Temporary Workforce Environment

25 March 2013

  • Overview of the Belgian legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Understanding Contingent Workforce Risk and Developing a Global Risk Assessment Framework

21 March 2013

  • Hear from leading legal experts
  • Replay the webinar on demand
  • Approx. 1 hour

Norway Data Sources

13 March 2013

A list of data sources for Norway including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  •  Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

ETUI report on the implementation of the AWD across Europe

13 March 2013

  • A report from the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) on the implementation of the AWD across Europe
  • Overview of the pieces of national legislations affected by the Directive
  • Download the full report 

WE Legs & Regs February 2013

26 February 2013

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris Global Network.
  • We have covered a variety of judiciary developments, including labour reforms and court rulings.
  • Data has been gathered from across Europe.

Global Prohibitions on Fixed Term Contracts

21 February 2013

  • Data from the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation.
  • Useful list of where fixed-term contracts are prohibited for permanent tasks.
  • Information for 195 countries and formatted by region.

Firm to Pay $1.3 Million in IC Misclassification

20 February 2013

A Pennsylvania company was ordered to pay $1.3 million in back wages to 14,568 current and former employees the U.S. Department of Labor determined were misclassified as independent contractors.


A brief look at Myanmar

14 February 2013

  • This briefing provides a brief overview of the Burmese market.
  • With information on the economy, the labour market and the law 
  • Plus links to other resources

Irish Market Snapshot

8 February 2013

  • One page overview of the marketplace
  • Data on the Economy and Business Environment
  • and on the Staffing Industry