The key questions on the entry into force of the Vifo Act
On 1 June 2023, the Dutch Act on security screening of investments, mergers and acquisitions (“Vifo Act”) entered into force. The Vifo Act provides the Dutch government with a tool to review transactions in certain sectors.
Supervision on Equal Opportunities in Recruitment and Selection Bill adopted by House of Representatives
Research shows that when rejected, one in four applicants suspect they have been discriminated against. To prevent labour market discrimination, the Supervision on Equal Opportunities in Recruitment and Selection Bill was adopted by the House of Representatives on 14 March 2023.
Failure to keep records of working times proves costly
The Amsterdam Court of Appeal has issued an important ruling for employees who believe that working hours are not paid correctly. The ruling clarifies that failing to keep a record of working hours can cost an employer dearly.
Legal 500: “The team’s advice always adds value and demonstrates that they are top lawyers.”
BarentsKrans has once again been recognized and recommended in the 2023 edition of the prestigious Legal 500.