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11/04/2013

Opinion in case C-5/12 - Marc Betriu Montull v Instituto Nacional de la Seguridad Social (INSS)

References for a preliminary ruling from Juzgado de lo Social de Lleida (Spain)


Social policy - equal treatment for men and women - Directive 76/207/EEC,  art. 2 and 5 - Directive 96/34/EC, art. 8 - National legislation granting six weeks of maternity leave to mothers after giving birth – Right to leave of employed fathers – Conditions – National legislation providing for the right of employed fathers who adopt a child, but not those who have a child by birth, to suspend their contract of employment and to return to the same job, paid for by the social security system – Infringement of the principle of equal treatment

author(s): Court of Justice of the EU / Advocate General Wathelet
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