Open Call for Tenders VT/2011/074 - Study on out of court settlement mechanisms in
transnational labour disputes
Call for tenders VT/2011/074 “Study on out of court settlement mechanisms in transnational labour disputes” in the scope of the PROGRESS programme has been published by the European Commission.
Purpose of the service/study:
The study aims at documenting the possibility to use out of court settlement mechanisms in transnational Labour disputes of individual and collective nature.
Subject of the contract:
Update available information on labour conciliation, mediation and arbitration mechanisms in EEA Member States, so as to provide a comprehensive and clear overview of the national out of court mechanisms used to settle labour disputes;
Analyse the present situation as to the possibility to use existing out of court settlement mechanisms for transnational labour disputes in the different Member States;
Identify the practical and legal obstacles to allow for transnational labour disputes to be settled out of court; exploring several options;
Identify and suggest any actions that might be taken to overcome these obstacles.
Bids may not under any circumstances exceed €200 000 (two hundred thousand euro).
Deadline for submitting offers is 26 September 2011 (16:00).
Period of validity of tender is 6 months from 26/9/2011 and opening of the tenders will not be before 04/10/2011.