Posts by Antonio Castro

International Efforts to Address Disability in the Workforce

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 | Published by

Approximately 15% of the world’s population (estimated 1 billion people) live with disabilities.1 Despite such vast numbers, the rights of the disabled to obtain decent work is frequently denied. People with disabilities consistently face barriers to equal opportunities in the workplace. In comparison with non-disabled people, they experience higher rates of unemployment and economic inactivity […]

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New China Foreign Investment Law Proposed

Friday, July 17, 2015 | Published by

On January 19, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of China (“MOFCOM”) announced a draft PRC Foreign Investment Law (the “FIL”) for public comment. The Chinese government aims to adapt foreign investment to the current situation of China´s development with this draft, as well as to create a stable and transparent legal environment. The spokesman of […]

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“C´est Fini”

Friday, July 3, 2015 | Published by

After four months as a legal intern at L&E Global it is time to say goodbye. During my time here, I have had the opportunity to learn firsthand about the international legal environment, particularly with respect to cross-border employment law matters. Similarly, I have had occasion to collaborate with a multitude of international lawyers who […]

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HR´s Impact on Business Performance

Friday, May 29, 2015 | Published by

Viability has become a major obstacle for business and society in recent years, assessed the fundamental way for survival and development of organizations and the life of the enterprise in general. The issue is significant because viability is a key element for the success of an organization, which is intended as the balance between economic, […]

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Generation Y: Dilemmas and Solutions for a New Global Workforce

Thursday, April 30, 2015 | Published by

Talented youth around the world Since the crisis began in 2008, thousands of young people have decided to leave their home countries due to the lack of employment opportunities. Most of them have acquired tremendous educational qualifications in their home countries, but at the moment of truth, they could not develop professionally. Where are they […]

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Bonjour à tous depuis Bruxelles!!

Monday, April 27, 2015 | Published by

My name is Antonio Castro and I am from Madrid, the capital of Spain. I have a degree in Law and Economics and Business from Alfonso X University. After having finished my university studies, I moved to Barcelona where I obtained a Master in International Business Law from Esade Law School. While studying in Barcelona, […]

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