COVID-19

We look at how to keep your employees safe, how to access government support and use other devices to help retain your workforce, and how to restructure if all else fails.

Series

COVID-19: Back to Work Guide for International Employers

Most people are ready to get back to work and ensure their businesses are back on the road, but the danger to health is still out there. So the big question is how to do it safely. Some of it may involve going back to the office in a safe way and some of it may be about setting up longer term arrangements for home working. We take a look at the issues in our new Back to Work Guide.

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Legal Taskforce

Get in touch with our coronavirus team for all queries about employment and the coronavirus anywhere in the world. The team can put you directly in touch with partners in the countries you need to know about.
Desmond Wee
Desmond Wee
Partner
Lea Rossi
Partner
Tracy Zhu
Senior Associate
Jeffrey D. Mokotoff
Partner

Please contact us should you have any questions or require legal advice on any COVID-19 related issues.

Top Tips For Returning to the Workplace

Countries around the world are at different stages of their coronavirus response. Many are still in the grip of lockdown but some are starting to look at how to re-emerge from it.

We have listed some general tips for you to distribute to your staff to help you manage the process of getting staff safely back to the workplace.

Learn on the go. Webinars

Online webinar
23 Apr 2020
Coronavirus and privacy: a clash of fundamental rights

Coronavirus is throwing many new and unexpected challenges at employers. For example, within the EU, in which all countries are subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), there are differences of opinion as to how to balance the right to individual privacy against the health of the community. Some…

Online webinar
2 Jul 2020
Coronavirus: Getting back to the new normal

Four Ius Laboris employment law firms provide their very different perspectives on what is happening in their countries right now and how employers can best manage their workforces in the circumstances. Topics include how to manage the return to work and a short and longer term perspective on employment law…

Online webinar
25 Jun 2020
Coronavirus: Getting back to work

Four Ius Laboris Eastern Mediterranean employment law firms provide their very different perspectives on what is happening in their countries right now and how employers can best manage their workforces in the circumstances. Topics include how to manage the return to work and a short and longer-term perspective on employment…