Info Note on Extension of Termination Ban and Employers’ Right to Unilaterally Send Their Employees on Unpaid Leave
It has been announced with the Presidential Decision No. 3344 published at the Official Gazette dated 30.12.2020 that the periods regulated under Temporary Article 10 of the Labor Law numbered 4857 (“Law”) have been extended.
In this respect:
- The duration of the ban on termination of employment agreements of employees (except for exceptions listed under the Law) by the employers is extended until 17.03.2021.
- The employers’ unilateral right to send their employees on unpaid leave completely or partially is extended until 17.03.2021.