Ms Rikke Falk Dambo

Rikke Falk Dambo

Updates

Employment & Immigration

Employees' duty to provide information on inventions
Denmark | 25 November 2020

If an employee makes an invention as part of an employment relationship and if the exploitation of the invention falls within their employer's field of work, the employee must inform their employer. The Maritime and Commercial Court recently found that an engineer had not duly informed his employer of an invention and had therefore failed to discharge his duty to provide information under the Act on Employee Inventions.

Legislative programme for 2020/2021 parliamentary year: impact on employment law
Denmark | 18 November 2020

Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government has published the legislative programme for the 2020/2021 parliamentary year, which includes bills relating to, among other things, maternity leave and sickness benefits, the reporting of occupational accidents, the state retirement age, compensation in regard to workplace violence and protection against discrimination for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.