Daily Archive: November 14, 2014

Additional vacation for older employees remains possible

In a judgment dated October 21, 2014 (docket number: 9 AZR 956/12) the Federal Labour Court (Bundesarbeitsgericht, BAG) ruled that an employer may grant older employees additional vacation days. In the case at hand, the employer, a shoe manufacturer, granted employees who worked in the production department 36 days of vacation per year after reaching …

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