European legislation and developments

Read about relevant legislative developments at European level or explore the sources of European Law.

Opinion of Advocate General Collins on case C-148/22, OP v Commune d'Ans

The AG delivered an opinion on Directive 2000/78/EC and the prohibition of discrimination on the grounds of religion or belief

Guide on the case-law of the European Convention on Human Rights - Social Rights

This Guide is part of the series of Case-Law Guides published by the European Court of Human Rights to inform legal practitioners about the fundamental

Working paper on The Right to Strike, Minimum Service Levels, and European Values

This working paper has been published by Alan Bogg of the University of Bristol.

Issue 4/2022 of the HSI Report on European Labour and Social Security Law is now available

Issue 4/2022 of the HSI Report on European Labour and Social Security Law has now been published.

The Revised European Social Charter - An article-by-article commentary

Available online

National developments

Read about relevant legislative developments at national level submitted by our affiliates.

Just Beat It - new report on algorithmic dismissal of workers over false fraud allegations at Just Eat

The report put together by Worker Info Exchange analyses the circumstances leading to the summary dismissals of eleven Just Eat couriers working in nine citi

The German The Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs presents draft bill for amended Working Hours Act

The law regulates the details of timekeeping and focuses on electronic recording

IWGB takes Deliveroo to the UK Supreme Court

The Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB) is challenging Deliveroo’s denial of collective bargaining rights in the Supreme Court

Amsterdam Court of Appeal ruling on working time

The ruling establishes that in a context of a dispute regarding overtime, it is the employer's responsibility to submit the working time records

Amsterdam Court of Appeal rules on automatic decisions concerning workers

Uber and Ola-Cabs must provide taxi drivers using the Uber Driver /Ola Driver app with more information about the making of important decisions concerning th

International legislation and developments

Read about relevant legislative developments at international level or explore the sources of International Law.

Human rights and the cost-of-living crisis: an article by Aoife Nolan

As discussed in-depth during the 2022 NETLEX conference, international human rights law may be deployed to address the cost-of-living crisis 

ILO releases 2023 report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

The report outlines the extent to which ILO Member States have fulfilled their obligations under international labour standards’ obligations

ILO Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189)

Spain ratifies ILO Convention 189

70 Years of the ILO Committee on Freedom of Association: A Reliable Compass in Any Weather

The contributions in this celebratory volume highlight the diverse aspects of the CFA’s broad impact on respect for this fundamental right, based on careful