Sweden

Latest items in Sweden

  • Sweden: Employee rights

    Type:
    International Manual

    Updated to reflect legislative changes to the rules on fixed-term contracts, effective from 1 May 2016.

  • Sweden: Health and safety

    Type:
    International Manual

    Updated to include information on new regulations relating to work environment management.

  • Sweden: Equal opportunities

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Sweden, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action, active measures, and remedies and penalties.

  • Sweden: Industrial relations

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to industrial relations in Sweden, covering trade unions and recognition, collective bargaining, informing and consulting employees - general, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, trade union right of veto, European Works Councils, industrial action and board-level employee representation.

  • Sweden: Termination of employment

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to termination of employment in Sweden, covering notice periods, grounds for dismissal with notice, summary dismissal, dismissal procedures, redundancies, severance compensation, termination at the age of 67 and unfair/unlawful dismissal.

  • Sweden: Useful online resources on employment law

    Type:
    International Manual

    Useful online resources on employment law in Sweden.

  • Sweden: Contracts of employment

    Type:
    International Manual

    Updated to reflect legislative changes to the rules on fixed-term contracts, effective from 1 May 2016.

  • Sweden: Training and development

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to training and development in Sweden, covering apprenticeships.

  • Sweden: Recruitment and selection

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to recruitment and selection in Sweden, covering discrimination, advertising vacancies, job offers, young people and children, foreign nationals, and priority for employment.

  • Sweden: Pay and benefits

    Type:
    International Manual

    An employment law guide to pay and benefits in Sweden, covering payment of wages, deductions, equal pay, national minimum wage, pensions, income tax and social security, and pay for employees not at work.

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HR practices and employment law in Sweden.