Discipline for attendance during FMLA leave?

  • April 29, 2015

Q. Before we could counsel an employee about ongoing attendance problems, she was approved for intermittent FMLA to care for her mother. However, she continues to have...

Invoke FMLA when employee can’t do job

  • February 15, 2015

Sometimes a pregnant employee develops problems that amount to a temporary disability. Then she may need accommodations. But if those accommodations don’t allow...

Chemo treatments? Grant the leave request

  • December 13, 2014

A nurse, battling cancer, sought an accommodation that would allow her time off for chemotherapy treatments while remaining a full-time employee. The hospital refused...