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XI. Termination of the Contract
(12,119 words)

Volume XV: Labour Law | Chapter 4 (2010): Employment Contracts

Completed in 1997 with updates in October 2008.

Bruno Veneziani

A. Civil Law Countries

78. General observations. – The contract of employment is destined to last for a certain length of time, even if of brief duration, as in the case of the fixed-term contract. Its effects are thus extinguished, as in all contracts, where the duties are performed within the framework of the mutual obligations and where the…

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Bruno Veneziani, “XI. Termination of the Contract”, 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 04 October 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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