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Five things we learnt in employment law this week (3 June...

The Court of Appeal has ruled that it is not discriminatory to pay men on Shared Parental Leave less than an enhanced rate...

Five things we learnt in employment law this week (1 February...

The Supreme Court has ruled that two aspects of the criminal conviction disclosure scheme are unlawful: the requirement to separate each offence into...

Gender pay gap fund

The government has announced a £1.5m fund to support people back into work, after time out caring, saying it could help close the gender...

What to do when an employee is pregnant

Over a third of employers believe that during the recruitment process it's reasonable to ask women about their plans to have children, according to...

Can better maternity pay fix the gender pay gap?

Holiday babies, post-tenure pregnancies and “May” children. These are some of the labels that get attached to women in academia who plan on having...

Personal experience: shared parental leave.

Amy Sinclair is an employment solicitor, who has returned to work after having had a baby. Here, she writes about her personal experience of...

Five things we learned in Employment Law this week (1 December...

The European Court of Justice has found that 'workers' must be able to carry over paid annual leave, even in instances where they...

How to deal with a pregnancy harassment grievance…

Q: A line manager (Susan) has made negative comments about a pregnant employee (Charlotte), saying she’s useless in her state and is dragging the...

How to trial flexible working

Q: An employee on maternity has requested flexible working. We’re not sure but would be willing to trial it for three months before deciding...

A male employee is aggrieved that he’s paid less for shared...

Q: We pay enhanced maternity pay but only statutory shared parental leave pay. A male employee has taken shared parental leave and raised a...