View Author August 2012
    Welcome to our August edition of Worldview.

    This month's round-up of labour and employment stories from around our global network includes:

    Spain: Latest labour law reforms;
    Hong Kong: Travel subsidy plan launched to reduce workers' travel expenses;
    France: Supreme Court opens floodgates for discrimination claims;
    Italy: New labour law reforms;
    China: New legislation strengthens protection for female employees; and
    US: Supreme Court's decision on healthcare reform - what employers should know.