Important changes: reform of the Posting of Workers Directive and WagwEU

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Employees pos­ted tem­por­ar­ily to anoth­er EU Member state should receive equal pay for equal work in the same place. These (revised) rules have been approved by the European Parliament on May 29, 2018, and hence, it has adop­ted the pro­posed revi­sion of the Posting of Workers Directive. EU Member States shall adopt and pub­lish the laws and reg­u­la­tions neces­sary to com­ply with this revised Directive in mid-2020, after a trans­pos­i­tion dead­line of two years.

The revi­sion of the Posting of Workers Directive is aimed at guar­an­tee­ing respect for the rights of work­ers and a level play­ing field for busi­ness.

In this alert we briefly dis­cuss the gen­er­al adjust­ments that this Directive provides.

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