New guidance: Acas issues guidance on new shared parental leave rules
Friday 31st October 2014
Employers will welcome new Acas guidance to help them understand and comply with new rules on shared parental leave.
The new rules come into force on1 December 2014 andenable eligible mothers, fathers, partners and adopters to share parental leave between them after their child is born (or adopted) as long as they follow certain procedures.
The new guidance, Shared Parental Leave: a good practice guide for employers and employees includes a summary of the procedures, standard letters and a sample policy document.
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