Updated to reflect the increase in the minimum wage rate from January 2018.
Updated to take account of exceptions to the normal rules on working hours; changes to the rules on the timing of holiday; an amended definition of part-time working; the introduction of zero-hours contracts; and a change to the level of dangerous work that a pregnant worker can undertake.
Updated to take account of the introduction of zero-hours contracts.
Updated to take account of a change to the level of dangerous work that a pregnant worker can undertake.
Updated to reflect the introduction of the concept of termination by mutual consent; an additional ground for termination with cause; and the possibility of ending employment with a voluntary termination plan.
Information on legal service providers for Brazil employment law.
An employment law guide to recruitment and selection in Brazil, covering discrimination, advertising vacancies, recruitment in general, job offers, young people and children, foreign nationals, employment quota for people with disabilities and recruitment formalities.
Useful online resources on employment law in Brazil.
An employment law guide to training and development in Brazil, covering apprenticeships and internships.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Brazil.