Flirting at Work OK in Germany Workers rights are well protected in Germany. At the top of a long list, workers have many weeks of paid vacation and are almost impossible to fire. Add to that: the right to flirt. A court there has ruled that parts of Wal-Mart's "code of conduct" contradict German labor law. One of those is Wal-Mart's ban on "communication that could be interpreted as sexual." Wal-Mart has the right to appeal.
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Flirting at Work OK in Germany

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Flirting at Work OK in Germany

Flirting at Work OK in Germany

Flirting at Work OK in Germany

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Workers rights are well protected in Germany. At the top of a long list, workers have many weeks of paid vacation and are almost impossible to fire. Add to that: the right to flirt. A court there has ruled that parts of Wal-Mart's "code of conduct" contradict German labor law. One of those is Wal-Mart's ban on "communication that could be interpreted as sexual." Wal-Mart has the right to appeal.