16 February 2015

Het Financieele Dagblad: Criticism on ‘political haste’ regarding the new rules governing dismissal

The introduction of the new rules governing dismissal that take effect on 1 July 2015 is engulfed by too much ‘political haste’. This can lead to legal errors, according to Employment Law professors Stefan Sagel and Evert Verhulp, in an interview with Het Financieele Dagblad.

Experts see employers and unions arguing about ‘legal failures’. The new dismissal law is complicated, expensive and in many cases difficult to explain to foreign investors, according to the professors. nieuw ontslagrecht 2015

To read the interview with Stefan Sagel and Evert Verhulp regarding the new rules governing dismissal in Het Financieele Dagblad, click here (Dutch only). Criticism on ‘political haste’ the new rules governing dismissal – Kritiek op ‘politieke haast’ nieuw ontslagrecht