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How to Calculate FMLA During the Holidays

How to Calculate FMLA During the Holidays

Are you up to speed on how to calculate Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) entitlement during the holiday season? FMLA usage and holiday pay are determined based on several factors, including: U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) FMLA regulations and provisions; your...
The Department of Labor Voices its Opinion (Letters)!

The Department of Labor Voices its Opinion (Letters)!

The Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the Department of Labor (DOL) made news Tuesday when it issued two new Opinion Letters addressing sticky Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) issues that can vex employers: Organ Donation and the FMLA: In Opinion Letter FMLA2018-2-A,...
Twenty-Five Years – the FMLA and Beyond

Twenty-Five Years – the FMLA and Beyond

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) into law. It is hard to imagine that 25 years ago, employees had no mandated job protection to take leave for the basic rights under the FMLA – time needed for their own or a...