All items: Right to request flexible working

  • When employers reject post-maternity leave flexible working requests

    6 September 2016

    When can an employer turn down an employee's request for flexible working on her return from maternity leave? In two recent tribunal decisions, employers were able to show that the potential disruption to the business justified their rejection of a new mother's flexible working request.

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Editor's choice: HR and legal information and guidance relating to the right to request flexible working.