Business trips and hotels: Safety in the heart of the business relationship

Recent attacks in Bamako, Ouagadougou and Grand-Bassam have dramatically recalled that hotels were high value targets for terrorist groups[1]. Since 2002, 25 major attacks[2] have conducted against hotels. For international companies, the selection of hotels to house their business travellers …

Duties and obligations of the employer towards its expatriates and its business travelers

Security constraints related to international mobility of companies’ employees have changed significantly in recent years. Faced with terrorist attacks or abductions, business travellers and their families have sought the employer’s liability in the courts as to obtain compensation for damages. …