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EU code
10.9 - Others - Law
Mobility
2 - Master
Location
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Subject
European and International Labour Law
Course/Program
Master's Labour Law: European and International Labour Law
Language
English
Language requirements
Official Proof is required – see http://als.uva.nl/application--admission/application-and-admission.html
Academic requirements
http://als.uva.nl/application--admission/application-and-admission.html
Information
Contrary to the notion that labour law is specifically a national area of law, labour law has become more of a ‘European-wide’ area of interest over the past years. The influences of EU labour directives and European social rights are increasingly perceptible in national labour legislation, while views in EU member states on employee participation, the position of flexible workers and cross-border labour agreements are converging. It has become quite common for companies to move or open branches abroad, which has led to a multitude of cross-border job relations. Demand keeps rising steadily for specialised labour lawyers who are up to date with relevant judgements by the Court of Justice of the EU and who are well informed about developments in other countries. The programme in European and International Labour Law is a response to this demand. The graduate programme is designed to study labour law in its broadest sense: other fields of law will be covered insofar as they relate to labour issues.
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Duration
12 months between Sep 1 2014 and Aug 31 2015
Contact person
Johanna Vogel (als-fdr@uva.nl)
Additional information
http://als.uva.nl/programmes/programmes/programmes/content/folder/labour-law-european-and-international-labour-law/european-and-international-labour-law.html