Updated to include additional information on the rules relating to the employment of children aged 14 and 15.
Updated to include information on forthcoming increases to the federal minimum wage and on digital sick leave certificates, and to reflect changes to the payment and reporting requirements for social insurance contributions.
Updated to include additional information on flexible working time arrangements and the calculation of parental state benefit, and reflect changes to entitlement to rest and meal breaks and the rules on part-time work.
Information on legal service providers for Russia employment law.
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 the maximum compensation payments for occupational injury or illness for 2017.
Updated to reflect a change in the statutory definition of an employment contract.
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.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Russia.