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Hello, is an employee entitled to holiday pay who has been on maternit
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Hello. I am working for a company in Belfast. I resigned a
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I need some assistance on a redundancy payment situation please.
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For the past seven years the branch at which I work has remained
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Hi my name is Emily, Im 23 weeks pregnant now an I have a
Hi my name is Emily, I'm 23 weeks pregnant now an I have a question about Statutory Maternity Pay. I read about it in a leaflet NI17A, and I gave some thought to it if I'm entitled to it. My baby's du… read more
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Im wondering about bank holidays that occur during maternity
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We have an employee who was contracted to work 16 hours a week
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hi i have a small business which i employ 5 persons 2 full
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I am currently 34 weeks pregnant and had planned to leave my
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I was a full time employee with 20 days holidays plus 5 bank
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I believe that the company I work for are wrong in their allocation
I believe that the company I work for are wrong in their allocation of holidays. This has only come to light recently and did not happen in this way a few years ago. A lad recently took 5 days holiday… read more
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I started work with my employer (an FE College in England)
I started work with my employer (an FE College in England) in December 2005. In December 2009 I went on long term sick leave. I did not return to work and resigned from my position on 25th August 2010… read more
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