American Chamber of Commerce in India
Apex Chamber of U.S. Industry in India
Thought Leadership Session on The Nuances of the New Labour Code and How Companies Can Prepare Themselves– 05 March 2021
On March 5th, AMCHAM’s Western Region organized a virtual thought leadership session on ‘The Nuances of the New Labour Code and How Companies Can Prepare Themselves’ with Mr. Sundeep Puri, Advocate, M/s Sundeep Puri Associates and Advocates. The session commenced with opening remarks by Ms. Surabhi Wahal, Regional Director – Western Region, AMCHAM followed by Mr. Sarthak Ranade, Chairman – Western Region, AMCHAM and Managing Director – Janssen India, Johnson & Johnson Pvt. Ltd. who set the stage and introduced the esteemed speaker through his welcome remarks.
Through a detailed presentation and dialogue Mr. Puri shared insightful dimensions of the nuances and implications of the New Labour Code – The Occupational, Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2020. He focussed on major monetary changes adversely affecting industry and the cost increase under the following four codes – Wage Code 2020, Social Security Code 2020, Industrial Relations Code 2020 and Occupational Safety Code 2020. An interactive Q&A segment followed. The event concluded with closing remarks and a vote of thanks by Mr. Shailendra Jagtap, Vice Chairman – Western Region, AMCHAM and Managing Director & CEO, John Deere India Pvt. Ltd.