Employment and labour law


DELACOUR provides advice on all aspects of employment and labour law. Our clients cover a wide range of companies - entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized companies and international groups and organisations. We also provide advice to individuals.

Our advisory services within employment and labour law include:

  • Drawing up of contracts of employment, in-house guidelines and personnel policies
  • Matters relating to employment, including holiday, sickness, parental leave and pregnancy, etc.
  • Advice in connection with dismissal and summary dismissal as well as drawing up of severance programmes
  • Terms of employment of executive committees
  • Collective agreements
  • Public employment and civil service law
  • Drawing up and enforcement of non-competition and client clauses, etc.
  • Conduct of mass dismissals
  • Secondment and inpatriation
  • International employment law and HR

We also assist in connection with the settlement of disputes by way of negotiation and mediation and conduct cases before the ordinary courts, the Danish Industrial Court, the Danish Unfair Dismissals Tribunal and arbitration tribunals.

In close cooperation with our specialists within M&A, we also plan and conduct employment law due diligence in connection with mergers and acquisitions, and we advice on all aspects of the Danish Act on Employees' Rights in the event of Transfers of Undertakings.

Assisted by our tax specialists, we advise on incentive schemes for both management and employees (warrants, employee share programmes, bonus schemes, etc.), choice of scheme and its structuring and implementation.