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Employment law Articles
What should I do if my employer wants me to sign a termination agreement?
Viewed 3654 times since Thu, Dec 8, 2011
If your employer offers you a proposal to end the employment contract, it is important that you don't just sign or promise anything. Because if you do, this can have serious consequences.   If the employment contract is ended with mutual c... Read More
30% ruling and moving allowance
Viewed 3570 times since Thu, Apr 4, 2013
Question:I‘m working in NL from 5 years and I have 30% granted. Now the company where I‘m working wants to apply new rules for people with 30% granted: if you move closer to the office by your own initiative or by company request you are... Read More
Co-operation with negative weblog husband reason for dismissal
Viewed 1281 times since Thu, Jun 14, 2012
The Central Board of Appeal has ruled that a school was allowed to fire a teacher because the teacher did not distance herself from a webblog, where her husband published negative and misleading stories about the school. The Central Board of Appeal,... Read More