MNKS breakfast conference program 2015

29 January 2015:  ELTIF (EUROPEAN LONG TERM INVESTMENT FUND)

Synopsis:    What are the main principles, what were the recent clarifications and what are the next steps.
Speaker: Max Welbes
Language:  English
3 February 2015:  IP BOX

Synopsis:    Main conditions applicable for the IP Box regime, presenting the qualifying IP rights, and practical examples of cases with different corporate structures where the regime is acceptable.
Speaker: Raquel Guevara & Rima Guillen
Language:  English
26 February 2015:  LA GESTION DES INCAPACITÉS DE TRAVAIL: L’ABSENTÉISME

Synopsis:      Cette conférence portera en particulier sur l’absentéisme pour cause de maladie. Elle sera l’occasion de faire un point sur les obligations légales incombant au salarié et à l’employeur notamment à la lumière des dernières jurisprudences, ainsi que d’identifier les mesures pouvant être prises par l’employeur afin de gérer les incapacités de travail (mesures de prévention, de contrôle et disciplinaires).
Speaker: Cindy Arces
Language:  French
12 March 2015:  PERFORMANCE-BASED DISMISSALS

Synopsis:    In recent years, labour courts have had a tendency to be more strict in their assessment of the “real and serious reasons” underlying dismissals, and notably performance-based dismissals. In the course of this conference, we will update you on the most recent case-law developments and will provide you with practical tips in order to manage underperformance and be well prepared to limit the risks of unfair dismissal claims.
Speaker: Marielle Stevenot
Language:  English
26 March 2015:  LA RESPONSABILITÉ DES DIRIGEANTS

Synopsis:    Principes généraux, aspects civil et pénal de la responsabilité des dirigeants.
Speaker: Soledad Pascual, Lucile Arnoux & Catherine Baflast
Language:  French
PRACTICAL DETAILS

Welcome:       from 08.00 a.m.
Conference:  from 08.30 to 09.30 a.m.
Fee: free
Location: MNKS – Vertigo Polaris Building
2-4 rue Eugène Ruppert – L-2453 Luxembourg
The number of places being limited, registration is required. Please contact crm@mnks.com