Switzerland

Switzerland

Switzerland introduces paid leave for caregivers

The Swiss government passed a new law introducing paid leave for caregivers. The new legislation, which amends the Swiss Code of Obligations (SCO), introduces: 10 days per year of employer-paid leave to care for close relatives with a health impairment […]

Switzerland

Switzerland to introduce paternity leave benefits [Updated]

Update: The law introducing a paternity leave entitlement of 10 working days of government-paid leave came into force on 1 January 2021. On 27 September 2019, the Swiss parliament passed a new law introducing a paternity leave entitlement of 10 […]