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Adoption Leave: Redundancy, Detriment, Dismissal and Remedies

What happens if I am made redundant while on adoption leave?

What happens if I am not offered a suitable vacancy after being made redundant whilst on adoption leave?

What happens if I suffer a detriment as a result of taking or wanting to take adoption leave?

What happens if I am dismissed because I took or wanted to take adoption leave?

Could I bring a claim for discrimination if I am dismissed or suffer a detriment because I took or want to take adoption leave?

Remedies: Detriment and Unfair Dismissal


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