TITLE

Equal rights for part-time staff starts EU ball rolling

AUTHOR(S)
Overell, Stephen
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
People Management;1/8/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval by European ministers of two directives that guarantee part-time workers the same rights as full-timers and reverse the burden of proof in discrimination cases. Number of part-time workers in the United Kingdom as of January 1998; European Court of Justice's ruling that part-time employees can claim full pension benefits back to April 1976.
ACCESSION #
355035

 

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