The French Court of Cassation safeguarded the employees’ rights in the event of transfers of undertakings

Cour de cassation, civile, Chambre sociale, 11 mars 2016, 14-22.211, Inédit

The present case concerned the rules relating to the safeguarding of employees’ rights in the event of transfers of undertakings.The company RPVI had a workshop which was located on a site belonging to the company Rhodia for which it provided maintenance work.

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The need for examination and assessment of the safety situation in Afghanistan before ordering the return of the person entitled to a subsidiary protection

Austrian Constitutional Court (Verfassungsgerichtshof) E2002/2014

The complaint of the claimant, an Afghan national, is exclusively against the non-recognition of his entitlement to a subsidiary protection (granted when there are real risks of possible violations of Article 2 and 3 of the ECHR or Protocols 6 and 13 of the ECHR) with respect to his home state Afghanistan and, in this connection, against the referral of the case back to the Federal Agency for Asylum for the examination of the admissibility of the order for return.

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