ARGENTINA: Annual Update – Expected Labour Law Changes in 2017

General employment law reform

Parliament is currently reviewing the laws in the following areas:

• Workplace accidents and professional diseases.
• Public holidays – a reduction in the amount is to be discussed
• Leaves of absence
• Employment for younger workers

Specific details are not available, but changes are expected in 2017.

Changes to Argentinian law are often implemented with little notice, and specific details are generally not disclosed in advance.

Action required: None required at present, but keep abreast of the current legal situation.