Anne Lagacé-Dowson, Robert Green and Trudy Mason discuss cuts to parental leave and the Couillard government’s austerity agenda.
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Employees who are expecting or adopting a child on or after 5 April 2015 can request shared parental leave. While the legislation is not expected to come into effect until 1 December 2014 we have set out the key points below so that employers can prepare for one the biggest changes in employment law in recent times: 591 more words
On the 94th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the U.S., a panel of three state lawmakers from the East Metro discussed the gains women workers in Minnesota made with passage of the Women’s Economic Security Act this year – and the work for equality that remains to be done. 660 more words
“Can family leave policies be too generous?” asked Claire Cain Miller in The New York Times yesterday. Cue the eye-rolling from a certain sort of feminist – expanding America’s paid parental-leave policies has long been on many gender-progress wish lists. 526 more words