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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: 09 May 2018
Dr Anne Sammon considers the recent EAT decision in Hextall v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police.
Submitted: 12 April 2018
Dr Anne Sammon considers the implications for employers following the latest decision from the EAT regarding Shared Parental Leave.
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.
A practical guide to the shared parental leave regime.
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17 Jan 2019
In this blog post Colin Passmore considers Jet2 v CAA, in which Morris J. held that claims for LAP are subject to a dominant purpose test.
Expect the first actions by the ICO for breaches of the GDPR, with the potential for much higher fines than previously and group claims by victims of data breaches.
15 Jan 2019
A coverage dispute involving Zurich in the US highlights the importance both for insurers and insureds of understanding the extent of cover under insurance policies for cyber losses.
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