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Act on gender diversity in boards

On 1 January 2022, a new Act on gender diversity in boards of Dutch companies has entered into force. The Act provides for quotas to apply to supervisory boards and non-executive directors of Dutch companies listed on Euronext Amsterdam (AEX). In addition, large Dutch companies (as defined below) have to adopt appropriate and ambitious targets … Continue reading

The transgender workforce: new accommodations, new protections

This week, Caitlyn Jenner brought the issues of transgenderism and transition to the nation’s checkout aisles and water coolers. Employers may wonder about the implications of a transgender workforce and how to avoid discriminating against it, particularly as regulations continue to trend towards protection and accommodation. On the same day that Jenner first appeared post-transition, … Continue reading