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Collective representation in labour law in Germany

Manfred Weiss (Professor of Law, University of Frankfurt)

Managerial Law

ISSN: 0309-0558

Article publication date: 1 August 2004

Abstract

Looks at the unique way Germany’s trade unions work, by the use of workers’ participation with elected representatives, which uses works councils in conjunction with management. Briefly sketches the structure and function of these very different and apposite ends of the spectrum.

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Weiss, M. (2004), "Collective representation in labour law in Germany", Managerial Law, Vol. 46 No. 4/5, pp. 71-103. https://doi.org/10.1108/03090550410771125

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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