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The European Works Council – no paper tiger after all?

A supplier to the automobile industry, “Tenneco”, wanted to shut down its site in Gijon, a town in Northern Spain. The company group’s headquarters are situated in the U.S..  The European directive 2009/38/EG stipulates that a company is required to instruct and listen to the European Works Council about a planned operational change before implementing …

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