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Can employees object to transferring to a new employer?

Our survey reveals employees in a majority of countries do not have the right to object to their transfer to a new employer.


If an employee does not wish to be transferred to work for a new employer, they may have a legal right to object.  However, in the majority of countries surveyed, employees do not have this right.

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Sophie Maes
Partner - Belgium
Claeys & Engels