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There has been a lot of activity in the news over the past few days surrounding pregnancy and maternity discrimination in the workplace. The topic has become a forefront issue following a report carried out by the Women and Equalities Committee. In their report, the Women and Equalities...
2nd Sep 2016 by in Legal Updates
At long last the campaign is over and we know that Britain has voted to leave the European Union. Whichever way you voted, the question on everyone’s lips is – What happens now?
27th Jun 2016 by Sarah Dillon in Legal Updates
Chancellor George Osborne has announced Government plans at the Conservative Party Conference to extend the right of shared parental leave (SPL) to working grandparents.
12th Oct 2015 by in Legal Updates
With the General Election only a matter of weeks away, the main political parties’ have all released their manifestos.
17th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates
The new Shared Parental Leave (SPL) regulations provide an opportunity for parents to take advantage of additional flexibility in the way they choose to care for their new child (whether birth or adoption).
13th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates
The new right to shared parental leave (“SPL”) affects any children born, or placed for adoption, after 5 April 2015. The rights allows a mother to “curtail” her maternity (or adoption) leave and share the remaining leave with her partner.
26th Mar 2015 by Sarah Dillon in Legal Updates
The ever changing legal landscape in the field of employment and human resources has had another bumper year in 2014.
24th Dec 2014 by Nina Robinson in Legal Updates
From 1 October 2014, an expectant father or partner will be entitled to take unpaid time off from work to attend antenatal appointments.
25th Sep 2014 by in Legal Updates
The coalition government’s much anticipated shared parental leave rights are set to be introduced for babies expected from, or children placed for adoption from, 5 April 2015.
16th Sep 2014 by Nina Robinson in Legal Updates
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