Information on legal service providers for Japan employment law.
Updated to reflect changes to pension contributions under the Employees’ Pension Insurance scheme, effective from September 1, 2017, and information on minimum wage rates, effective from October 1, 2017.
Updated to include information on harassment relating to pregnancy, childbirth, childcare leave and family care leave.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Japan, including duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury or illness.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Japan, including trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, labour-management agreements, informing and consulting employees, and industrial action.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Japan, including notice periods, summary dismissal, dismissal on grounds of performance or capacity, disciplinary dismissal, dismissal prohibitions, redundancy, retirement, severance payments, certificates of employment and contesting dismissals.
An employment law guide to training and development in Japan, including apprenticeships and on-the-job training and work placements.
Useful online resources on employment law in Japan.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Japan.