Practice

Employment

A company’s workforce is its most important asset. Managing employees in today's global market is complex, requiring deep knowledge of developing national and local laws as well as, in many cases, multinational legal requirements and cultural factors.

Representative experience

Advising a major international banking group on the employment aspects of regulatory investigations into LIBOR.

Advising 3M on the employment aspects of its US$1bn acquisition of the Separations Media business of Polypore International, Inc.

Advising Trustees of the Kodak Pension Plan on the transfer of over 4,000 employees in more than 30 jurisdictions into a new employing entity.

Advising a global financial services institution on a high-value claim brought by an employee.

Acting as the go-to employment advisors for TelecityGroup International and its subsidiary TelecityGroup UK.

Acting as principal legal advisor to eBay in the UK, including coordinating the implementation of multijurisdictional projects across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Acting as principal employment law adviser to an international oil company for 20+ years. Advising on issues ranging from standard employment law issues to the more esoteric.

Advising TH Real Estate on its creation through a joint venture, affecting 300 employees across nine jurisdictions.

Published Works

Conciliated confusion - who said what and why? Without Prejudice

Navsa JA (Willis JA and Schippers AJA concurring) make the point in the Middelburg "coffin case”(Oosthuizen & Another v S (144/2018) [2018] ZASCA 92 (1 June 2018)) that race as a...

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LGBT+ equality in the workplace Without Prejudice

When considering what equality in the workplace means for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBT+) community in South Africa, one has to consider how far South Africa...

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Press Releases

Hogan Lovells focus energy on business integrity and sustainable development

Denver and London – International law firm Hogan Lovells has launched a dedicated Business Integrity and Sustainable Development (BISD) initiative for the energy and natural resources ...

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European Investigations Guide 2018

The first edition of the European Investigations Guide covers 34 jurisdictions. It provides you with a quick reference to some of the most pressing issues relating to internal...

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Guide on Internal Investigations in Germany 2018 Brochure

We are pleased to launch the sixth edition of our Hogan Lovells Guide on Internal Investigations in Germany. This publication gathers valuable insights and practical recommendations based...

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Press Releases

Hogan Lovells advises AKASOL AG on its IPO

With a team led by Frankfurt-based Partner Michael Schlitt Hogan Lovells has advised AKASOL AG on its IPO. AKASOL AG is a leading German manufacturer of high-performance lithium-ion battery ...

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