Updated to reflect an increase to the federal minimum wage.
Updated to include information on changes to the penalties for breach of the personal data protection law, effective from 1 July 2017.
Updated to include information on migration restrictions that apply during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
Updated to include additional information on fines for unlawful discrimination.
Updated to include information on the statutory provision for independent evaluations of employees' qualifications.
Updated to reflect a change in the statutory definition of an employment contract.
Updated to reflect the maximum compensation payments for occupational injury or illness for 2016.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Russia, including notice periods, special dismissal protection, resignation, redundancies, termination owing to circumstances beyond the control of the parties, termination where the contract was signed unlawfully, severance payments and contesting dismissals.
Useful online resources on employment law in Russia.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Russia, including trade unions and recognition, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting employees and industrial action.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Russia.