Corcoran Engineering v Martin Posted In: Case Law
Legal BodyLabour Court (LC)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionDismissal, Discrimination and Equality, Policies and Procedures, Pay
THE FACTS AND EVIDENCE
The complainant in this case was a secretary with 11 years' service with the respondent employer. At the time that her employment ended, she was job sharing working an alternate three day, two day fortnight. In 2007, she went on maternity leave for a second time. She filled out the maternity benefit (MB10) form on June 21st, setting out the date of commencement of leave as August 15th and a date of return to work of February 15th, 2008.
A representative of her employer signed and stamped the form. Around the first week of February 2008, the complainant called into the workplace and informed her direct replacement that she would be returning on the 15th as set out
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