Employment and Social Security

Teleworking Law in Argentina

On July 30, 2020, the National Senate approved the Legal Regime of Teleworking Contract (“Teleworking Law”), which already had the approval of the Chamber of Deputies, thus acquiring the approval of both Chambers. We cannot rule out that the law could be modified at the time of its enactment by the Executive, or even substantially modified through regulation or collective bargaining.

The following is a brief summary of the most relevant aspects regulated by the new Teleworking Law.

Extension of prohibition of dismissals and furloughs

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