Daily Archive: June 4, 2014

Holidays – more expensive than you might think?

An employer must reimburse its employees for unused holiday entitlement, even if the employee in question has been absent for the entire year.   The plaintiff – a nurse – filed a lawsuit for payment in lieu of holidays at the Federal Labour Court (Bundesarbeitsgericht, BAG).  The plaintiff had been employed since 2002.   Starting January 1, …

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