# parental-leave - Friday 28 June, 2013
Joan Burton says paternity leave would not only need a new law, but have significant cost implications for employers.
# parental-leave - Friday 26 April, 2013
That proposal has been made in a submission to the National Early Years Strategy – but what do you think?
# parental-leave - Friday 19 April, 2013
Fianna Fáil’s Seán Ó Fearghaíl will introduce a bill which would formally give female TDs some time off if they fall pregnant.
# parental-leave - Friday 8 March, 2013
Parents returning back to work from parental leave will also be allowed to request a change in their working hours or pattern.
# parental-leave - Tuesday 10 July, 2012
A woman who has become a mother via a surrogate is seeking maternity benefit has failed in her case at the Equality Tribunal. The Equality Authority is pushing for equal benefits.
# parental-leave - Tuesday 28 February, 2012
Journalist Philip O’Connor says the system of parental leave in Sweden, where he lives, benefits children, parents and the unemployed – and it is ideal for recessionary Ireland.
# parental-leave - Wednesday 20 October, 2010
But ISME warns employers won’t hire “buxom young women” if they’re forced to top up maternity pay.
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