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On 16 March 2020, the UK Government published its welcomed response to a consultation outlining proposals for new entitlements to statutory neonatal leave and pay. Whilst the details need to be filled in this is a further showing of the government’s commitment to supporting parents in the workplace.
Case review 20/06/2019
NI Court of Appeal Rejects EAT’s position on what constitutes a ‘series of deductions’ in holiday pay claims
This week the Northern Ireland Court of Appeal confirmed that in a claim for holiday pay, a series of deductions was a question of fact, which is in stark contrast to the position in Great Britain.
With all the recent discussions regarding Northern Ireland and ‘regulatory alignment’ you might be forgiven for believing that all laws, including employment laws, are the same across the UK. However, since the devolution of powers to the NI Assembly in 1999, the divergence between employment law in Great Britain and NI has continued to increase.