The new right for employees and qualifying agency workers to unpaid time off to accompany a pregnant woman to ante-natal appointments comes into force on 1 October 2014. The Department..
<img src="/images/buddy_family_small.jpg" align="left" style="margin-right:10px;" alt="Buddy Family" />The Shared Parental Leave Regulations 2014 come into force on 1 December 2014 and apply in respect of babies expected to be born on..
Duty to provide reasonable adjustments - a call for employers to extend this to support employees who are carers
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) was asked to provide expert advice to the Court of Appeal in the case of Dr Hainsworth v Ministry of Defence (MoD). Dr Hainsworth..
It was confirmed in the Chancellor's budget yesterday that there will be new arrangements for working parents to provide tax benefits to help towards the costs of childcare. The new online..
According to a survey by My Family Care, reported by the BBC today 22% of men questioned wish they had looked after their children rather than returning to work (approximately the..
We recently reported that as of 6 April 2014 new rules governing the right to request flexible working under the Children and Families Bill would be introduced. Currently only employees with..