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Ingediend: 29 January 2019
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the proposed changes for employers in the Government consultation on improving the legal protections for women who are pregnant or on maternity leave.
Ingediend: 09 May 2018
Dr Anne Sammon considers the recent EAT decision in Hextall v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police.
Ingediend: 12 April 2018
Dr Anne Sammon considers the implications for employers following the latest decision from the EAT regarding Shared Parental Leave.
Ingediend: 20 June 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the significance for employers over the latest tribunal decision concerning enhanced maternity pay.
Ingediend: 31 January 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the changes that we can expect in 2017.
Ingediend: 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.
Ingediend: 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.
Ingediend: 16 November 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the important issues employers should be aware of when dealing with requests for breastfeeding in the workplace.
Ingediend: 05 October 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the likely impact for employers on the government’s plans for extending SPL to grandparents.
Ingediend: 17 August 2015
Anne Sammon considers the important points for employers to note when dealing with requests for time off for antenatal care.
A practical guide to the shared parental leave regime.
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21 Aug 2019
This blog reviews the Court's decision in Lessees and Management Co of Herons Court v NHBC Building Control Services Limited  EWCA Civ 1423.
19 Aug 2019
The Danish FSA have announced that the “lapse date” for any conditional temporary cross-border licences which have already been granted to UK firms, will be automatically extended to 31 December 2019. This means that so long as a Hard Brexit occurs before 31 December 2019 the licences will be valid for 12 months from the Hard Brexit date.
12 Aug 2019
The Central Bank of Ireland issued a letter to the funds industry on 17 November 2017, which highlighted the need for the boards of self-managed UCITS and AIFs and externally appointed UCITS management companies and alternative investment fund managers to ensure that funds under their remit were adequately prepared for the impact of Brexit, including the extent to which updates would be required to fund documentation.
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