TITLE

THE SEARCH FOR A WRONGFUL DISMISSAL STATUTE: A LOOK AT PUERTO RICO'S ACT NO. 80 AS A POTENTIAL STARTING POINT

AUTHOR(S)
FARINACCI-FÉRNÓS, JORGE M.
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Employee Rights & Employment Policy Journal;2013, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the proposed model the Puerto Rico's Act No. 80 for wrongful termination in employment adopted by the U.S. States. As per the Act, economic penalty would be imposed on employers to reduce wrongful discharges by imposing economic consequences, and offers the worker economic sustenance for searching new employment. It provides discrimination statutes, health and safety rules, and collective bargaining agreements in order to protect employee from unlawful dismissal.
ACCESSION #
89810944

 

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