Updated to reflect the transfer of the functions of the Federal Migration Service to the Russian Federation Interior Ministry, by Executive Order No.156 of 5 April 2016.
Updated to reflect the revised statutory rates and thresholds effective from January 1, 2016. See Country Guide Updates: Russia.
Updated to reflect the revised statutory rates and the prohibition on agency workers effective from January 1, 2016. See Country Guide Updates: Russia.
Updated to reflect a change in the statutory definition of an employment contract.
Updated to reflect the maximum compensation payments for occupational injury or illness for 2016.
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.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Russia, including exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action, and remedies and penalties.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Russia, including trade unions and recognition, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting employees and industrial action.
Useful online resources on employment law in Russia.
An employment law guide to training and development in Russia, including training contracts.
HR practices and employment law in Russia.