Meet the (Grand) Parents – Parental leave to be extended to grand parents

It has been 6 months since shared parental leave has been introduced and whilst it has yet to revolutionise parenting it is very much an option for soon to be parents. At the Conservative party conference, George Osborne announced plans to extend shared parental leave towards Grandparents. It is estimated that nearly 50% of parents rely […]

By |2019-12-25T12:17:29+00:00October 26th, 2015|Age Discrimination, Employee Leave, Retirement|0 Comments

Peter Willey and George Sharp V The England and Wales Cricket Boards (ECB)

  Anyone for Cricket? We’re soon to enter cricket season so it’s timely to report on the outcome of two Employment Tribunal age discrimination claims brought by two former cricket umpires. Peter Willey and George Sharp were removed from their posts as ‘first class’ umpires after reaching the England and Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) ‘expected […]

By |2019-12-25T16:03:35+00:00March 20th, 2015|Age Discrimination, Retirement|0 Comments