The courts fail to agree over the law applicable to employment contracts of cabin crew
A legal debate has arisen over which legislation applies to the employment contracts of airline cabin crew: the legislation of the country in which the worker was hired?, or the legislation determined by the employer’s nationality?
When a strike occurs at an airline or at companies providing ground handling services related to air traffic, airport chaos and disgruntlement among passengers spread like wildfire. In July and August this year, a well-known airline has been in the spotlight as a result of a strike by its cabin crew. But, do we know what the airline’s and the hiring agency’s employees working on board the aircraft are claiming?
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