13 October 2014
Shared Parental Leave is a new right that will give eligible dads and mums (see below for more details on eligibility) more choice over how to share the earning and caring after their child is born (or placed with them through adoption). 
3 December 2013
Antenatal scans Some enlightened employers give dads unpaid leave to attend two antenatal appointments; from 2015 this will become a legal right. 
2 December 2013
New dads will be able to take up to 50 weeks’ parental leave to look after their babies in their first year, under new proposals to be introduced in 2015. 
29 October 2013
What is the ideal design of parenting leave (maternity, paternity and parental leave) in high, middle and low income countries? 
13 November 2012
Jeremy Davies writes: Back in July 2012 we wrote a paper called Stick to your guns, urging the Government to pursue the plan it had outlined in its Modern Workplaces consultation. 
11 October 2012
PATERNITY LEAVE/ PAY & PARENTAL LEAVE Questions we have been asked include: ‘I took two weeks paternity leave, but now my employer says I was not entitled to it and won’t be paid’ ‘I work as a teacher and my Head says that teachers aren’t eligible for paternity leave’ ‘I have heard that fathers as well as mothers have a right to ask for flexible working when their children are young.