LABOR NEWSLETTER | Federal Government issued Provisional Measures (“PM”) to boost the economy and provide social assistance for the most vulnerable workers

29 . April . 2021 |

Due to the socio-economic impacts of the second wave of COVID-19 in Brazil, the Federal Government issued Provisional Measures (“PM”) 1,045 and 1.046 to boost the economy and provide social assistance for the most vulnerable workers.

The main measures renewed by PM 1,045/2021 refer to:

(i) Payment of a new emergency social assistance aid under the federal government’s duty;

(ii) Permission to downsize wages and working hours on pro rata basis, and;

(iii) Permission to set out a special temporary furlough for ongoing employment agreements.

Among other topics, PM 1,046/2021 covers the following:

(i) Telework;

(i) Individual vacation;

(i) Collective vacation.

Read more here.

For more information, please contact:

Fabio Medeiros

fabio.medeiros@ldr.com.br

Maurício Reis

mauricio.reis@ldr.com.br


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