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Are drivers, as a result of the new legislation, obliged to return "home" each 4 weeks?

There are still many uncertainties surrounding the new EU-rules on driving times and rest periods. In particular, many employers are wondering whether their drivers should actually go home every four weeks. Leeward explains it to you.

New EU-legislation regarding driving and rest times enter into force on 20 Augustus 2020

On 31 July 2020, several Regulations and a Directive of the 'Mobility Package' were officially published. The regulations on driving times and rest periods are undergoing significant changes. Leeward lists the most important ones for you.

Judgment of the Court of Justice of July 16 2020: which social security law applies to lorry drivers employed internationally?

Leeward summarises the judgment of the Court of Justice of July 16 2020 in which she judges which social security law is applicable to lorry drivers employed internationally.

Recognition as leading law firm with industry focus transport by The Legal 500– four years in a row

Leeward is mentioned as one of the leading firms in the 2020 edition of The Legal 500.

European guidelines for the promotion of air freight transport

Leeward sets out the European Commission's guidelines for the promotion of air cargo transport during the COVID-19 crisis.

The registration of seagoing vessels under the new Shipping Code

The regulations concerning the registration of seagoing vessels will be included in the new Shipping Code. The new Shipping Code determines, among other things, the conditions for registration and the consequences thereof. Leeward summarizes the most important provisions and changes.

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