Articles with tag : cjeu

Biweekly roundup of the CESI Secretary General

On May 14 the EU Court of Justice delivered another fundamentally important judgment on working time. On an action brought in by the Spanish trade union Comisiones Obreras (CCOO), the Court stated that “Member States must require employers to set up... Read more

Paid annual leave: News from the Court of Justice of the EU

In recent judgments, the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) has strengthened the rights of workers (and their heirs) in relation to the application of the EU Working Time Directive.

The Matzak ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union: A positive development regarding the concept of working time

21 Jun 2018, keywords :
On February 21 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered a significant verdict in favour of all workers of the European Union who are requested to provide “on-call” services from home. In a guest commentary for CESI, Pierre Joassart,... Read more

EU Court of Justice rules on ‘stand-by’ services as ‘working time’

On February 21 2018, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) delivered a judgment on the ‘stand-by’ time of volunteer firefighters. The Court took an important stand related to the notion of working time and the scope of the working time directive, stating... Read more