Seminar series: The employment law lifecycle - A view from the Nordics (Denmark)

26 November 2013


Bird & Bird - Advokatpartnerselskab Kalkbraenderiloebskaj 4 2100 Copenhagen Denmark

Bird & Bird Attorneys will host a breakfast seminar "The employment law lifecycle: A view from the Nordics" at which we will compare and contrast the employment laws in Denmark, Sweden and Finland. Seminar is hosted by Søren Pedersen, Country Head of Employment Denmark, Katarina Åhlberg, Country Head of Employment Sweden and, Maisa Nikkola, Country Head of Employment Finland.

Would you like to attend?

The programme

The briefings will cover the following 'need to know' topics across the employment lifecycle, looking at the differences and similarities country to country:

Recruiting and hiring
- Non-discriminatory recruitment
- The different types of employment (further notice, probationary period, fixed term, temporary substitute etc.)

Particulars during the course of employment
- Collective bargaining agreements and the obligation to negotiate 
- Benefits (incl. bonuses) 
- Disciplinary measures
- Transfer of undertakings

- Dismissals due to redundancy
- Dismissals due to "personal reasons" (performance etc.)
- Benefits during notice period

We hope the briefings will be highly relevant, informative and interactive, as we would very much like to hear your views and experiences as part of the discussion.

8.00 Breakfast and networking
8.30 Briefing commences
10.00 Briefings concludes