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Anne has completed a PhD considering parental rights in the workplace (UK). This has given Anne some fascinating insights into the law, practices and procedures which employers might not be immediately aware of.
Submitted: 20 June 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the significance for employers over the latest tribunal decision concerning enhanced maternity pay.
Submitted: 31 January 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the changes that we can expect in 2017.
Submitted: 29 March 2016
Dr Anne Sammon considers the likely impact on family-friendly policies with the Government’s anticipated plans for mandatory gender pay gap reporting.
Submitted: 22 March 2016
Dr Anne Sammon considers the important issues employers should be aware of when dealing with the provision of childcare vouchers during maternity leave.
Submitted: 16 November 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the important issues employers should be aware of when dealing with requests for breastfeeding in the workplace.
Submitted: 05 October 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the likely impact for employers on the government’s plans for extending SPL to grandparents.
Submitted: 17 August 2015
Anne Sammon considers the important points for employers to note when dealing with requests for time off for antenatal care.
Submitted: 06 July 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the level of contact you should have with an employee on maternity, paternity or shared parental leave.
Submitted: 12 May 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the exposure an employer may have if an employee returns to a role that is significantly different.
Submitted: 24 March 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers internal policies around shared parental leave.
A practical guide to the shared parental leave regime.
20 Oct 2017
This blog post looks at the Brexit training sessions from our recent Autumn Legal Update for Financial Institution and Asset Management and Investment Funds clients.
18 Oct 2017
In this blog post we look at the Technology and Construction Court decision in North Midland Building Ltd v Cyden Homes Ltd.
05 Oct 2017
This blog post looks at our recenet Breakfast Briefing on “Standards of Care in Construction Contracts” with particular reference to the recent Supreme Court decision in MT Højgaard A/S v E.On Climate & Renewables UK  UKSC 59.
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