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Will anyone be left at work?

New rules giving UK workers greater rights to parental leave, which come into force tomorrow, could mean staff shortages for many small and medium-sized businesses, Grant Thornton has warned. Under guidelines published by the Department of Trade and Industry, which stem from an EU directive, employees will be entitled to 13 weeks unpaid leave for each child in their care born or adopted on or after tomorrow.

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