Category Archives: FMLA

It’s That Time of Year Again!

It’s that time of year again! Yes, it’s the season to be thankful and there are many holidays on the horizon. And it is also the time where we are overflowing with gatherings and activities for all our organizations and groups. … Continue reading

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The Department of Labor Proposes to Redefine “Spouse” in the FMLA

The Department of Labor has proposed to redefine “spouse” under the FMLA in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in Windsor, striking down DOMA.  The FMLA provides unpaid leave for eligible employees to care for their spouse due to the … Continue reading

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The Ninth Circuit Said What About Designating FMLA Leave?

Ok, I will admit it. I have read the FMLA regulations from front to back… several times. An even bigger admission – I actually enjoy reading the regulations. While managing FMLA leave is not exactly a walk in the park, … Continue reading

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More of the FMLA Quiz Show

I’m glad to see you back for the second half of the FMLA Quiz Show.  I’ll dive right in to the videos.  Enjoy. Question:  How often can recertification be requested? Question:  What can be done to manage intermittent leave abuse? … Continue reading

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FMLA Quiz Show

Well, it’s not exactly a quiz show, but here are some questions and answers to the Family and Medical Leave questions that have been keeping you up at night. Question 1:  Can FMLA leave be counted against an employee when … Continue reading

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