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maternity discrimination

Was dismissal of an employee on maternity leave discriminatory?

Pregnancy or maternity discrimination happens where an employer treats a woman unfavourably because of herView Article

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Labour’s commitments on equality

On 13 June 2024, Labour published its manifesto for the 2024 General Election, ‘Change’.   InView Article

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equality
pregnancy

New pregnancy and family leave provisions – updated guidance published

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has published updated guidance for employers reflecting theView Article

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What’s changing for employers in April?

April is normally a busy time of year for employers and HR professionals, and thisView Article

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April 2024
2024

What to expect in 2024 – the top five changes on the horizon

With the New Year just around the corner, we round up our top five employmentView Article

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Changes to the Equality Act on the horizon

The Government has published draft regulations which will amend the Equality Act 2010.  The purposeView Article

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Equality Act
pregnancy

Was decision to dismiss motivated by pregnancy?

It is unlawful for an employer to discriminate by treating a woman unfavourably because ofView Article

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Bills setting out new employment rights receive Royal Assent

Private Members Bills setting out new employment law rights to neonatal care leave and pay,View Article

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neonatal
2023

What to expect in 2023

What should employers be watching out for in 2023?  We take a look at someView Article

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New protection for pregnant employees in a redundancy situation?

The Government has announced that it is backing the Protection from Redundancy (Pregnancy and FamilyView Article

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