Tag Archive: shared parental leave


New ACAS bereavement guidance published

ACAS has published new bereavement guidance to help employers deal with employees suffering a bereavementView Article

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Changes to flexible working and redundancy protection?

The Government has published its response to the report of the Women and Equalities CommitteeView Article

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gendered impact
shared parental leave

Is it discrimination to pay less for shared parental leave than for adoption leave?

Direct sex discrimination occurs where, because of sex, an employer treats an employee less favourablyView Article

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Top five employment law cases of 2019

As another year draws to an end, we pick our top five important employment lawView Article

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redundancy protection

Extended redundancy protection for women and new parents

Before making a woman on maternity leave redundant, an employer must offer her a suitableView Article

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Clarity on whether it is discriminatory to fail to enhance shared parental pay

The Court of Appeal has now given guidance on whether it is discriminatory for employersView Article

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Should redundancy protection be extended for new parents?

Under current regulations, before making a woman on maternity leave redundant, an employer has anView Article

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Possible changes to paternity rights?

Earlier this year, the Women and Equalities Committee published its report, Fathers and the Workplace,View Article

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shared parental leave

Is it discrimination not to enhance shared parental leave pay?

We reported last year on the debate about whether it is direct sex discrimination forView Article

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Should employers pay enhanced pay for Shared Parental Leave?

Since the introduction of the Shared Parental Leave provisions in April 2015, there has beenView Article

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Shared Parental Leave