Women employees in Haryana can now work during night shifts, shops and establishments in Punjab can remain open on all days of the year and the EPFO has finally provided guidelines with respect to the status of student-trainees under any of the government schemes. Our latest Employment Corner bulletin highlights these key developments amongst significant judicial developments, updates on the Labour Codes’ implementation and also provides insights on how employers are implementing inventive policies to retain talent. We have also delved into the nuances of the Model HIV and AIDS Policy for Establishment 2022 issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.