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II. The Law Governing Labour Relations (Proper Law)
(11,971 words)

Volume III: Private International Law | Chapter 28 (1974): Labour Contracts

Completed in December 1972

Franz Gamillscheg

A. The Determination of the Proper Law

7. The selection of the law governing labour relations is determined in most countries by the rules applicable to international contracts. Nevertheless, the special characteristics of substantive labour law and in particular the fact that in this field rules of a private and of a public law character (or in anglo-ame…

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Franz Gamillscheg, “II. The Law Governing Labour Relations (Proper Law)”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 25 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_032802>
First published online: 2018



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