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When entitlement to leave lapses under EU law – a neverending story?
International Law OfficeFebruary 1, 2012

Under German law, the statutory minimum entitlement to leave is four weeks per year. However, six weeks' paid annual leave is often agreed under collective bargaining agreements or in employment contracts. For example, if an employee is unable to work ...more »

Full City: order restored?
International Law OfficeFebruary 1, 2012

The district court had convicted the third officer for violation of the Pollution Act, but acquitted him of the charges under the Ship Safety Act. The prosecution did not appeal the acquittal; consequently, the appeal court considered only whether the ...more »

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IU Blog: Jones III bruises shoulder, Hoosiers bruise ego on road
WDRBFebruary 2, 2012

The Hoosiers Jekyll and Hyde act continued Wednesday night at Michigan, and at this point in the conference schedule, it's pretty simple. Indiana is just a completely different team on the road. Indiana did make a run to pull within 2 early in the 2nd ...more »

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China shipping stocks up in Hong Kong on freight rate rise hopes
BusinessLIVEFebruary 1, 2012

Shares of Hong Kong-listed Chinese shipping companies rallied along with Asian rivals on Wednesday amid hopes they will be able to increase freight rates and expectations that Beijing's move to ban a new class of giant freight carriers from the ...more »


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