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FMLA – Family and Medical Leave Act

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The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) requires employers to grant unpaid leave for eligible employees who meet certain criteria. FMLA regulations specify the details of who is covered and who isn’t; issues surrounding intermittent leave; which serious health conditions qualify for medical leave and which don’t; and what notification and certification procedures must be followed under the Family and Medical Leave Act.


The FMLA gives eligible employees of a covered employer the right to take up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave in any 12-month period:

  • for the birth of a child or the placement of a child with the employee for adoption or foster care,

  • if the employee is needed to care for a family member with a serious health condition,

  • if the employee's own serious health condition renders the employee unable to do his/her job,

  • for any qualifying exigency arising out of the fact that the employee has a spouse, son, dau...(register to read more)

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