Summary of Dutch Labour Law case The employee was informed by his employer that his service will be terminated with immediate effect with a favourable compensation package. Before the …
The question may be asked why am I recommending against the use of criminal terms in labour law issues if the employer in the mentioned successfully defended the case:
It decomplicate the issue to divide the labour and criminal elements,
Although the case was won the time that management spend on the court case was lost,
The separation of the concepts give certainty to employees and enhance fair labour relations principles.
An employee can in terms of Dutch Labour Law be summarily dismissed in the instances of serious misconduct or incapacity.
What can dutch managers and HR managers learn from the recent Tokhein case? #dutchlabourlaw #summarydismissal