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Jones - Following on from this the employee is quering
For Ben Jones - Following on from this the employee is quering whether she will get full pay for the Bank Holidays when she is on maternity leave or if they are taken into account in the normal SMP. S… read more
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We have a staff member who has been with us a year. She has
We have a staff member who has been with us for over a year. She has just notified us that she is pregnant and we want to check what we will need to pay her when she goes on maternity leave. She is cu… read more
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Accrued holidays during maternity leave; the contract states
Accrued holidays during maternity leave; the contract states "In addition to normal public holidays in England and Wales you will be entitled to 21 working days paid holiday during each holiday year. … read more
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Hello, is an employee entitled to holiday pay who has been on maternit
Hello, is an employee entitled to holiday pay who has been on maternity leave and has written in to confirm that she will not be returning to work now that maternity leave has ended? Thanks, CAS… read more
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Hi I would like to know if i could make a claim or take
Hi I would like to know if i could make a claim or take any form of action against my employer I'm currently 33 weeks pregnant and was due to receive my Statuary Maternity Pay, i received a letter yes… read more
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I began employment with my current employer in June 2011. On
I began employment with my current employer in June 2011. On the 30th October 2012, my employer put 140-150 of us employees on special leave with a view to making us redundant. We have been told this … read more
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Hi, Hoping for some advice. Here are my circumstances. I
Hi, Hoping for some advice. Here are my circumstances. I am -currently on maternity leave -on full pay for 26 weeks followed by 13 weeks of SMP (Mat leave date started 25 June) -work for a north ameri… read more
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Hi there I am currently 26 weeks and two days pregnant and
Hi there I am currently 26 weeks and two days pregnant and am currently at risk of redundancy. I have a number of questions relating to my entitlements regarding notice period and maternity payments. … read more
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My employer has recently settled with me prior to ET (pregnancy/sex
My employer has recently settled with me prior to ET (pregnancy/sex discrimination) in the form of a comp agreement. This included for termination of my employment. I am in my 25th week of maternity l… read more
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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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i am currently on maternity leave and am thinking of becoming
i am currently on maternity leave and am thinking of becoming self employed, however my contract of employment states i can't directly or indirectly be engaged in any other profession trade or occupat… read more
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Hi My wife has informed her employer that she is pregnant
Hi My wife has informed her employer that she is pregnant and has now received a reply, to summarise, the letter states: - She will receive benefits and company maternity pay (which incl. SMP) until h… read more
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Hello, Could you tell me please if a woman has the right to
Hello, Could you tell me please if a woman has the right to maternity cover from a new employer. (ie if she gets the job while 2 months pregnant). Thank you… read more
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I am on maternity allowance until end June as I was not at
I am on maternity allowance until end June as I was not at company long enough for them to pay me SMP through their payroll. Am I still allowed to work a few "keeping in touch" days for the company du… read more
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Is it allowed for a someone on maternity leave to go to interviews
Is it "allowed" for a someone on maternity leave to go to interviews for alternative job opportunities? It seems that this might not be allowed and that the person might be asked to pay back the salar… read more
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I am currently on maternity leave and after appropriate consultation
I am currently on maternity leave and after appropriate consultation in which i expressed adesire to take redundacny if offered have now been received confirmation that i am to be made redundant with … read more
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I am on maternity leave at the moment and my employer told
I am on maternity leave at the moment and my employer told me in a recent conversation that, in terms of the structure of my team, what works for the directors is a team where there is one manager and… read more
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I am currently 34 weeks pregnant and had planned to leave my
I am currently 34 weeks pregnant and had planned to leave my full time orofessional job on 2 February using my holiday entitlement to take me up to the date of birth, when my maternity pay will start,… read more
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