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Jul
28
2015

Campaign launched to combat EHRC findings of maternity discrimination

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has launched the #worksforme campaign, which aims to support employees and employers with pregnancy and maternity issues in the workplace...

Apr
02
2015

Shared Parental Leave - The top ten things you must remember

Much has been written about Shared Parental Leave (SPL) in recent months, but now it is here! SPL can be taken by an employee who has a baby due on..

Jan
16
2015

Get ready for Easter. More men than women want shared parental leave from 5 April

The new shared parental leave rules apply in respect of babies due on or after 5 April 2015, which happens to be Easter Sunday this year. According to a survey carried..

Nov
28
2014

Final shared parental leave and pay regulations published and in force from 1 December 2014

The Shared Parental Leave Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/3050) and the Statutory Shared Parental Pay (General) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/3051) have been made final this week. They both come into force..

Nov
28
2014

Shared parental leave policy on Employmentbuddy

This is now available to download here. As the regulations are notoriously complicated (and only just made final this week), plus  this is all very new territory for employers to..

Oct
24
2014

Civil servants to get enhanced shared parental pay equal to maternity pay.

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has announced plans to equalise parental leave and pay arrangements for members of the civil service. Female civil servants can currently take maternity leave..

Oct
17
2014

New ACAS guidance on shared parental leave

Acas has published Shared parental leave: a good practice guide for employers and employees...

Oct
17
2014

Extension of parental leave for parents of children aged 18 and under from 5 April 2015

The government has published new regulations  to extend parental leave to parents of children aged between five and 18. This is due to come into force on 5 April 2015...

Oct
02
2014

New guidance on Shared Parental Leave and Pay

BIS has published an Employers' Technical Guide to Shared Parental Leave and Pay The technical guide summarises the operation of the shared parental leave and pay scheme, considers a number..

Sep
25
2014

Employees offered as much holiday as they want: Virgin copies Netflix

The BBC reports today that Sir Richard Branson, is offering his personal staff at Virgin as much holiday as they want, whenever they want. Not all Virgin staff are being offered..



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