39 employees reported this benefit
12 weeks for maternity, about 3 for paternity
Comparable to other companies. Able to use sick time and carry over vacation to add on to the leave. Not 100% pay for 12 weeks but definitely a portion of it.
Gilt is one of the few places in New York with a good Maternity/Paternity leave assistance... they don't just leave it up to the government, they provide paid which is rare and other companies should do the same.
Standard 3 months - old CEO (Kevin Ryan) was very family friendly and established some respect and boundaries for working parents. However it depends on your management.