Is Parental Bereavement Leave Coming into Northern Ireland?

Posted in : Seamus Says - Employment Law Discussion on 7 February 2020
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

Seamus: The regulations in England are known as Parental Bereavement Leave Regulations 2020. It's also known as Jack's Law. Jack was a poor boy that drowned, and his mother has been advocating for this bereavement leave for parents. It goes into effect in England on the 6th of April of this year.

I did see it for the first time come up on Twitter yesterday. I've been cautious about that, but I do understand that this will formally come out later on today, so it is breaking news in that sense. But I did see it on Twitter yesterday that the Minister for the Department of Economy had said that

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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