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Britain"s Reckitt Benckiser gives new parents more paid leave

British household goods maker Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc said on Tuesday it was extending its paid leave globally for new mothers from 16 weeks to 26 weeks, but the change will take time to implement in the United States due to regulatory issues......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Google, Facebook offer paid leave to parents amid coronavirus school closures

The Sil.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 31st, 2020

Goldman gives staff 10 days paid family leave due to coronavirus: memo

Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs is offering employees 10 days of paid family leave to care for children or elderly parents who are at home during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a memo sent to staff on Tuesday that was seen by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 31st, 2020

The parental leave boomlet in the U.S. is leaving women behind

Big companies in industries where women make up the bulk of the workforce are less likely to offer paid time off to new parents......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 30th, 2020

Do companies suffer by offering paid parental leave? These economists believe they’ve found an answer

A team of international researchers looked at the effects of paid parental leave policies at companies in Denmark, a country that’s long had policies mandating time off for new parents......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2020

Do companies really suffer by offering paid parental leave? These economists believe they’ve found an answer

A team of international researchers looked at the effects of paid parental leave policies at companies in Denmark, a country that’s long had policies mandating time off for new parents......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2020

Do companies suffer when they offer paid parental leave? These economists believe they’ve found an answer

A team of international economists looked at the effects of paid parental leave policies at companies in Denmark, a country that’s long had policies mandating time off for new parents......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 6th, 2020

Goldman Sachs increases parental leave for all

Goldman Sachs is giving all new parents 20 weeks paid time off regardless of their caregiver status, including those who become parents by surrogacy or adoption, according to a company memo obtained by Yahoo Finance. The policy marks an increase.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2019

Goldman now offers more parental leave than any other major bank

New parents at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. can now take more paid time off than at any other major U.S. bank. Employees can take 20 weeks of paid parental leave, up from the 16-week standard for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Reckitt to pay $1.4 billion to end long-running Indivior probes

Britain's Reckitt Benckiser has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve all U.S. federal investigations into the sales and marketing of an opioid addiction treatment by its former prescription pharmaceuticals business Indivior ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

UK"s Reckitt Benckiser to pay up to $1.4 billion to end Indivior probe

Britain's Reckitt Benckiser (RB) said it would pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve all U.S. federal investigations into the firm in connection with the sales and marketing of Suboxone Film by its former prescription pharmaceuticals business Indivior ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

The New York Post: JPMorgan Chase agrees to historic $5 million parental-leave settlement with fathers

JPMorgan Chase on Thursday agreed to pay a bombshell $5 million to hundreds of men who claimed they weren’t given the same paid leave as women when they became parents......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2019

Sweetgreen takes paid parental leave to another level

D.C.-born, now Los Angeles-based sweetgreen Inc. is raising the ante on paid parental leave. In a blog post Tuesday, the salad chain announced a five-month, fully paid parental leave policy “to provide a more just benefit to all parents, creating .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

The Conversation: Rethink the finances of paid parental leave, and it could pay for itself

Offset it against costs tied to changes in wellness that new parents experience......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2019

Estée Lauder is now paying employees $10,000 to adopt and giving parents 20 weeks of paid leave

AP Estée Lauder Companies is expanding its parental-leave policy in the US. The expanded benefits package now includes 20 weeks of paid leave, $10,000 toward adoption.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2018

Ivanka Trump’s Paid Leave Policy Would Be Disastrous. Here Are Some Better Options

Trump's policy would let new parents borrow from their Social Security to pay for their parental leave. As the birth of my first.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 15th, 2018

British businesses relieved at no-deal Brexit VAT tweak

British business welcomed a commitment from the government to change how import VAT has to be paid should Britain leave the European Union without a deal - a technical accounting tweak that should avert a cashflow "time bomb" for many companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Microsoft to Require Its Suppliers, Contractors to Give Paid Family Leave

Microsoft will soon require its suppliers and contractors to provide at least 12 weeks of paid time off to new parents......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Microsoft to require paid family leave for its suppliers, contractors

Microsoft Corp. will soon require its suppliers and contractors to provide at least 12 weeks of paid time off to new parents, the software giant said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2018

Reynolds American to boost paid leave time for new parents

Winston-Salem-based Reynolds American Inc. will offer 16 weeks of fully paid leave to employees who are new mothers or fathers, and provide a flexible work arrangement for up to eight months, the company announced today. The policy applies to all regul.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2018

Ford Improves Paid Parental Leave, Zooming Past Other Automakers

Mothers, fathers, and foster parents get new benefits at the automaker. Ford instituted sweeping changes to its parental leave polici.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 1st, 2018