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Paid Leave Should Be About Work-Life Balance, Not Just Work-Parenting Balance

Watching this morning’s city council discussion on gender pay equity–a goal to which the council has agreed to dedicate all of $25,000–I was struck again by how many obstacles stand in the way of closing the wage gap, including the pervasive lack of paid parental leave. 961 more words


Land Law Part 4 - Proprietary Estoppel

Proprietary Estoppel D/e – through case law – Ramsden v Dyson & Wilmott v Barber

1, Claimant (C.) must have made a mistake about his rights in the land… 1,913 more words



Finance can be defined as process of raising, sourcing or securing of funds on a favourable pay-back term either long or short and its effective use by financial managers. 117 more words


We climate – they talk

Many of us experienced an ‚extreme weather‘-year, no matter where on the planet we live. In Vietnam, it has been dry and hot for most of the time, all of us wondering ‘when will the rain eventually come?’. 856 more words

#FeesMustFall and the campaign for universal health coverage

To mark the second international Universal Health Coverage Day on 12 December, my colleague, Di McIntyre, and I have just published an editorial in the South African Medical Journal. 59 more words

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The Equity Christmas Do

The party season has begun!! I attended the Equity (Actors) Christmas Do at The Docker Club last night. The night was cold but the craic was fantastic inside this super venue in the Belfast Docklands. 176 more words

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Market Update - 1 Dec 2015 - Rates slow rise...


The Reserve Bank Board meeting is on today with its outcome announced at 2.30pm.  What we have noticed is that both market rates and bank rates have risen slightly this past week. 292 more words

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