Mothers denied sickness benefits urge Liberal government to end legal battle
Just one more of Justy's promises he failed to deliver on. Jennifer McCrea, hugging her son Logan, was diagnosed with cancer and is part of a class action lawsuit fighting the federal government's denial of EI sickness benefits to more than 3,100 new mothers on maternity leave.
If parents who adopt a child are entitled to child care leave, why not those of kid born through surrogacy? Raising a toast to surrogate parenthood, the Madras high court on Tuesday held that government employees opting for children through surrogacy would be entitled to maternity leave in the form of child care leave.