WARNING - Money Stolen at Umeda School

This past week has seen another wallet stolen at Umeda school. This is the third incident in a little over six months.

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Nichibei Eigo Gakuin to pay up for overtime

Last November the company notified the employees of a workers representative election, and school managers started arranging it, making ballot sheets and asking for candidates.

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Non-socialization Policy - another nail in the coffin

While Nova will never admit it, the "non-socialization policy" is dead.

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Is something changing at NOVA?

Collective bargaining at NOVA has always had a predictable trend: the union submits demands, the company agrees to meet, we meet, and NOVA says NO in a loud and clear voice.

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Nova to pay teacher over demotion

Nova Co. has agreed out of court to pay 400,000 yen to a former employee who sued the major chain of language schools after his allowance was cut due to his association with a female student, informed sources said Saturday.

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Nichibei abolishes Special Holidays

Under the old working rules (demanded by the union in 1997) Nichibei employees were entitled to:

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Nova to pay teacher over demotion 2

OSAKA (Kyodo) Nova Co. has agreed out of court to pay 400,000 yen to a former employee who sued the major chain of language schools after his allowance was cut due to his association with a female student, informed sources said Saturday.

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Nichibei Eigo Gakuin case closed

he Unfair Labour Practices Case, filed in December 2003, finally closed on 25 October, with the submissions of the final statements from both sides.

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Shakai Hoken @ Epion Mabuchi

Shakai Hoken has been a hot topic within the union for quite a while now. It became a problem at Epion when a member received a demand from the ward office for two years back payments of Kokumin Kenko Hoken.

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Berlitz Newsletters

Check here regularly for our latest Berlitz newsletters. Feel free to download them & distribute them in your workplace. We also have posting rights for all schools so let us know if you would like to pin them up on the school bulletin board.

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