Employees’ right in Spain: switch off devices

Employees’ right in Spain: switch off devices

Switching off devices is a new concept of the employees’ right in Spain as summer 2019 was the first summer since this right came into force and Organic Law 3/2018 on the Protection of Personal Data and Guarantee of Digital Rights (LOPDGDD) came into effect last...
ERE / ERTE in Spain: dismissal mechanisms

ERE / ERTE in Spain: dismissal mechanisms

During the financial crisis in 2008, the Expediente de Regulación de Empleo (ERE in Spain) was a widely used mechanism, when a company made massive layoffs of its workers. Nowadays, the Coronavirus crisis has popularized another applicable mechanism, the Expediente de...
Dismissal in Spain

Dismissal in Spain

Dismissal in Spain is the decision of the company to terminate the employment relationship it has established with the employee through the employment contract. The termination of the employment contract is established in Article 49 of the Employees Statute (ES). The...