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Third of mums go into debt on maternity leave

Third of mums go into debt on maternity leave

Nearly a third of new mothers go into debt as a result of taking maternity leave and 11 per cent go back to work early because of money worries,  according to a study by uSwitch.com. …

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Women on most generous maternity packages most likely to return

Women on most generous maternity packages most likely to return

Providing generous maternity leave payments increases the amount of time women take off work to have a child, but it also increases the likelihood of women returning to work, according to new research.…

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Surrogate baby maternity leave case goes to Europe

Surrogate baby maternity leave case goes to Europe

A woman who became a mother after having a baby through a surrogate mother is taking her employer to the European Court of Justice after she was refused maternity leave.…

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HSBC guarantees women returners part-time roles at pro-rata pay

HSBC guarantees women returners part-time roles at pro-rata pay

HSBC is set to offer all new parents a part-time role at a pro rata salary and the same level as their original role following maternity or paternity leave.  …

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Doctor wins £4.5m for discrimination and unfair dismissal

A hospital consultant has won nearly £4.5 million for sex and race discrimination and unfair dismissal after being hounded out of her job when she returned from maternity leave.…

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