International solutions & keeping it simple & working with the best & a rewarding experience & exceeding your objectives & a full time focus & that’s International HR Services with Bird & Bird
Our International HR Services group provides clients with an efficient and cost-effective service that encompasses Employment, Business Immigration and Employee Incentives & Benefits.
In today’s dynamic business environment we provide a single source of support for our clients, coordinating and implementing all of their national and international HR requirements. We cover all aspects of our clients' relationships with their individual employees from recruitment to departure, as well as collective issues. We are able to operate effectively at national level within our jurisdictions as well as on a cross-border basis.
People can be the hardest asset to manage and laws can sometimes make that challenge even harder. Our approach is to help you understand and minimise the risks around every corner. We offer clear, practical suggestions for achieving your business objectives and maintain a calm and resolute defence of your interests in the face of any difficulties, disputes and deadlines.
We provide expertise in all the following:
Employee Incentives & Benefits
We also work on a cross-practice basis to protect your trade secrets.
Please contact Heads of Group: Philip Hartman in The Hague and Ian Hunter in London.
Chambers Asia Pacific 2017
Chambers UK 2017
An employee received a tax claim for an otherwise tax-free travel allowance due to the reason that the employer, according to SKAT, had failed to fulfill its control obligations.
In Sweden, Denmark as well as in Finland, an employee has a general duty of loyalty towards her/his employer. This means that the employee, among other things, must protect the employer's business information and ...
More than half of Belgium's working population has experienced a workplace absence of one month or longer.
International law firm Bird & Bird appoints Tim Spillane as a partner in its International Employment Group to focus on contentious employment and trade secret matters.
Our German team recently advised Dutch Post, PostNL on the sale of its German business operations “Postcon” to Quantum Capital Partners. Postcon is the number-two mail provider in Germany.
International law firm Bird & Bird has advised Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A. ("Chiesi") on the in-licence of Raxone® -- an orphan drug used in the treatment of Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy ("LHON")
In Poland, PPK has become a hot topic for employers hiring from 50 to 250 persons. The first wave of implementation showed many big challenges in organisational, communication, financial, legal and compliance matters.
We are delighted to launch our Horizon Scanning 2019 Autumn edition - check out this video for more information: https://t.co/h0pgO408vA
RT @twobirds: "Without a deal in sight, the passage of the immigration bill will certainly create more anxiety for employers as they will n…