Daily Archive: May 29, 2015

No pension payments by the employer without a statutory pension entitlement

Under a judgment by the Federal Labour Court (Bundesarbeitsgericht, BAG), an employer is not required to pay out a pension before the age when a statutory pension entitlement arises (judgment dated 13 January 2015, 3 AZR 897/12). The parties disputed whether and to what extent the defendant, the employer, had to pay the applicant, the …

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