Employment & Pension

Our lawyers with expertise in the employment field provide legal advise to Norwegian and international corporations, as well as public entities. We advise on all aspects of labour issues, and have specialists with broad experience in employment dispute resolution.

Our employment practice is regularly recommended in international and national ratings, and the lawyers have experience from public service, trade unions and in-house HR work. The group has members in Schjødt's offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Bergen, Ålesund and Stockholm and can thus provide immediate local assistance when needed.

Our services include

  • Preparation and negotiation of employment agreements and related documents and policies
  • Transfer of undertakings, mergers, acquisitions and out/in-sourcing
  • Bonus schemes, option arrangements and other incentive programs
  • Confidentiality issues, non-compete and non-solicitation matters
  • Protection of trade secrets matters
  • Working environment issues
  • Work life data privacy
  • Dismissals and terminations
  • Reorganisations and collective redundancies
  • Internal investigations
  • Employment disputes
  • Labour union and collective bargaining agreement issues
  • Pension schemes
  • International issues concerning the employment of foreign labour and secondments