Updated to include additional information on the average level of premium under the Employees' Health Insurance scheme.
Updated to include additional information on overtime rules applicable to small and medium-sized businesses.
A brief summary of significant developments that will impact on employment law in Japan.
Updated to include information on employers’ obligations relating to industrial physicians, effective from 1 April 2019.
Information on legal service providers for Japan employment law.
Updated to include information on harassment relating to pregnancy, childbirth, childcare leave and family care leave.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Japan, including trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, labour-management agreements, informing and consulting employees, and industrial action.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Japan, including notice periods, summary dismissal, dismissal on grounds of performance or capacity, disciplinary dismissal, dismissal prohibitions, redundancy, retirement, severance payments, certificates of employment and contesting dismissals.
Useful online resources on employment law in Japan.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Japan.