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ACAS consult on a Code of Practice for Extended Flexible working

The Children and Families Bill proposes to extend the right to request flexible working to all employees who have been employed for 26 weeks or more by their current employer. The duty on employers will be to consider all requests … Continue reading

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Extension to rights of flexible working and parental leave

In May 2011, the Government published a consultation on Modern Workplaces which included proposals to make employment practices within the UK more flexible and family friendly. On 13 November 2012, the response to this consultation was announced confirming that the … Continue reading

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