TITLE

Flexible working is no big deal -- but the risk of discrimination is

AUTHOR(S)
Nathan, Deepa
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
People Management;6/12/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the British government has published proposals on extending the right to request to work flexibly to parents with children up to the age of 16. Under the proposal, employers do not have to agree to flexible working requests, but they should have clearly documented reasons for rejecting applications to defend potential discrimination claims.
ACCESSION #
32917931

 

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