Covid- 19 and Conseil de Prud’hommes: what happens to the hearings during the coronavirus Period? - French Labour law (droit du travail) – CHHUM AVOCATS (Paris, Nantes, Lille)
1) Nanterre and Boulogne-Billancourt industrial tribunal (Conseil de prud’hommes de Nanterre et de Boulogne-Billancourt)
The Labor Councils of NANTERRE and BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT are closed.
No referral hearings (audiences de référés) is provided for in the area.
2) Paris industrial tribunal (conseil de prud’hommes)
The Paris Industrial Court provides telephone reception only from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Requests before the Paris Labor Court can always be sent by mail.
Before the Paris Industrial Court, the hearings have been canceled since March 17, 2020 and until further notice.
It is possible to communicate with the Paris Labor Council by email firstname.lastname@example.org
3) Paris and Civil Hearings before the Social Pole of the Paris Judicial Court (Tribunal judiciaire de Paris)
Pursuant to Article 4 of Ordinance No. 2020-304 of March 25, 2020 adaptation, the hearings before the industrial tribunal ruling in severance scheduled between March 16, 2020 and at the latest, the expiration of a period of one month from the date of termination of the state of emergency sanitary declared under the conditions of article 4 of the law 2020-306 of March 25, 2020, are deleted and returned to a later date which will be communicated when circumstances allow (Note from the Paris Court of Justice of March 30th, 2020 Att. to download below in pdf).
The same applies to civil hearings before the social pole (medical and non-medical social security disputes, disputes relating to admission to social assistance, disputes relating to professional elections, civil disputes relating to social and labor law labor, consumer litigation, social referrals) (Note from the Paris Court of Justice of March 30th, 2020 PJ Att download below in pdf).
Please note that this information is up to date on April 1st, 2020 and it may change.
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