Sofortkontakt zur Kanzlei
Your partner in Central Switzerland Alpenquai 28a | 6005 Lucerne

All articles by Raffael Steger

KMU-Magazin No. 01/02 January/February 2022

Social Media: When employment law strikes

Every day, social network users generate immense amounts of data and read or disseminate information. This happens in both the private and professional spheres. It is therefore not surprising that this use also gives rise to intersections with employment law. A few of these are highlighted below.

21.02.2022
Beitrag lesen
krfacts Dunkelblau

krfacts November Edition 2021

Leave of absence in Labour Law

Changes in personnel occur in different ways, but are generally aimed at terminating the employment relationship. The release of the employee is particularly important in the case of termination of the contract by mutual agreement. In the case of dismissals, it is often the case that the employee does not wish to remain in the company.

05.11.2021
Beitrag lesen

KMU-Magazin No. 07/08, July/August 2021

When continuing education costs should be subject to repayment

If employees are unable to apply the skills acquired through continuing education in their day-to-day work, there is a risk that they will quit. In this context, the question arises whether and, if so, which continuing education should be financed and in which cases a possible repayment obligation should be agreed.

24.08.2021
Beitrag lesen
Vater Kind Vaterschaft Urlaub

KMU-Magazin Nr. 01/02, January/February 2021

The statutory paternity leave - Prerequisites and effects

Paternity leave helps fathers and their families, especially in the initial phase after child-birth. This article provides information on the eligibility requirements for paternity leave and its compensation, and sheds light on individual implications and problems under em-ployment and social security law.

24.02.2021
Beitrag lesen
krfacts Grün

krfacts January Edition 2021

COVID-19 Update: Selected Federal Measures

The Covid-19 Act has been in force since September 27, 2020. It provides the basis for the Federal Council to order the "Covid-19 measures" in the ordinances based on it. In this issue of krfacts, selected federal regulations that are in force and have already been repealed are highlighted or mentioned as an update. Status: January 18, 2021.

18.01.2021
Beitrag lesen
krfacts Grün

krfacts January Edition 2021

COVID-19 Update: Selected Federal Measures.

The Covid-19 Act has been in force since September 27, 2020. It provides the basis for the Federal Council to order the "Covid-19 measures" in the ordinances based on it. In this issue of krfacts, selected federal regulations that are in force and have already been repealed are highlighted or mentioned as an update. Status: January 04, 2021.

08.01.2021
Beitrag lesen

krfacts January Edition 2021

Update: Important legal changes as of January 01 / July 01, 2021

Changes to various federal decrees have come or will come into force on 01 January / 01 July 2021. We have selected the most important changes and summarized them briefly for you.

07.01.2021
Beitrag lesen
Homeoffice Arbeiten Hund Haustier Zuhaus

CH-D Wirtschaft 2020, December 2020

Working from home and expenses in Switzerland - an overview

Since March 2020 until today, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, an unprecedented amount of work has been done from home (working from home). According to estimates, around 30% of the people employed in Switzerland performed this type of work during the lockdown. Certain industries still adhere to working from home to this day. Moreover, with the tightening of the relaxed measures, many employees are once again returning to working from home. With a view to Swiss labor law, the following is a brief concise overview of "Expenses" and how the employer should handle its employees in the working from home situation.

22.12.2020
Beitrag lesen

krfacts December Edition 2020

Important legal changes as of January 01 / July 01, 2021

Changes to various federal decrees will come into force on 01 January / 01 July 2021. We have selected the most important changes and summarized them briefly for you.

01.12.2020
Beitrag lesen

krfacts September Edition 2020

Debt collection in Switzerland - collection and enforcement of Claims

A creditor in Switzerland or abroad has a claim against a debtor in Switzerland which is undisputed or established by a court decision. What can be done to ensure that the creditor gets his money?

09.09.2020
Beitrag lesen