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Dara Nikkhah

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Name: Dara Nikkhah
Date registered: January 8, 2015

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  1. Works council has no co-determination rights regarding a group’s Facebook page — March 25, 2015
  2. No double pay — January 12, 2015

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Works council has no co-determination rights regarding a group’s Facebook page

An employer can create a group wide Facebook page without the participation of the group works council (Konzernbetriebsrat) as ruled by the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf (Landesarbeitsgericht, LAG) on January 12, 2015 (docket number: 9 Ta BV 51/14). In the case at hand, the group works council demanded that the employer shut down its Facebook …

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No double pay

When changing jobs and employers within the same calendar year, an employee is not entitled to double the number of paid days of vacation, as recently confirmed and specified by a judgment of the Federal Labour Court (Bundesarbeitsgericht, BAG) dated December 16, 2014 (docket number 9 AZR 295/13). With regard to sec. 6 para. 1 …

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