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Claeys & Engels

BOULEVARD DU SOUVERAIN 280, 1160 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 761 46 00
Fax:
Fax +32 2 761 47 00
Email:
Web:
www.claeysengels.be
Antwerp, Brussels, Ghent, Hasselt, Kortrijk, Liege

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Belgium

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Claeys & Engels

Claeys & Engels has an excellent reputation for its established strength in human resources law. The practice operates out of its six offices and is able to advise a client base - made up exclusively of companies, drawn from a range of sectors - on the whole spectrum of employment matters; recent work includes assisting five industries with their company-wide pension schemes. Key names in the group include Chris Engels, Olivier Wouters, Olivier Debray and Jan Van Gysegem.

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Chris Engels - Claeys & Engels

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Belgium

Offices in Liege, Kortrijk, Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, and Hasselt

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Claeys & Engels

  • Posting of workers to Belgium: Notification of the liaison officer through the LIMOSA declaration

    The Act of 11 December 2016 transposed the Enforcement Directive (2014/67/EC) into Belgian law. This act made some modifications to the Act of 5 March 2002 concerning the working, remuneration and employment conditions in case of posting of workers in Belgium and the compliance with it. One of the novelties was the obligation for a foreign employer to appoint a  liaison officer (physical person) in Belgium to act as a contact person with the Belgian  inspectorate. The Royal Decree of 14 September 2017 that was published yesterday in the Belgian State Gazette states that the liaison officer must be appointed through the LIMOSA declaration. The Royal Decree enters into force on 1 October 2017. 
    - Claeys & Engels law firm

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