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Statutory Minimum Vacation Days for Employees in Germany

German Employee Vacation Rights are rather sacred Becoming an employer in Germany can be a bit of a culture shock for foreign entrepreneurs, especially those coming from a more hire and fire oriented US jurisdiction. German labour law is highly regulated. We explained the rules regarding employee protection against dismissal here and described the risky issue of “Fictitious Self-Employment” here. Another fact, that many American or Asian employers can’t get their head around is the…
Bernhard Schmeilzl
August 1, 2014