As a result of COVID-19 and measures put in place in response to the pandemic, businesses around the world – including in Russia – have adopted new innovations in the area of employment. One such innovation is work from home.
A year after the pandemic began, home-office remote work has proven so effective, many believe it will become a fixture of our post-pandemic future. But remote work raises a host of legal and administrative challenges. This publication – based on the 2 March 2021 webinar The Future is Now: The New World of Work in Russia and hosted by labour law experts Irina Skvortsova and Ekaterina Elekchyan with CMS Russia – explores the impact of homeworking in Russia for both workers and companies. Read the article, listen to the podcast and watch webinar recording on this topic below.