Labor Newsletter | September 2016

September 1, 2016

In the September edition of the Labor Newsletter our team have discussed:

Law No. 20.940: the labor reform modernizing the industrial relations system:

  1. Expanded coverage of collective bargaining to workers who are currently excluded from exercising this right
  2. Expanding materials to bargain collectively
  3. Lack of union ownership
  4. Right to the benefits negotiated by the union: extension of benefits
  5. Extension of the right to information of the unions
  6. Floor trading
  7. Right to strike
  8. Union leave
  9. Equal opportunities.
  10. Other relevant modifications.
  11. Entry into force.