Portugal attracts with a sunny home office – plus a visa
According to a survey carried out by market researcher Gartner earlier this year, people who do their work in one place or another will make up 32 percent of the global workforce by the end of this year, compared with 17 percent in 2019. “That is why rules seem to be more and more necessary in this borderless digital world, especially to avoid abuse of power,” says lawyer Miller. However, she believes that Germany is quite well prepared to protect employees even without a specific home office catalog. Many things are already covered for the home office via the laws on occupational safety and the works council.