Taking Leave For Family And Medical Reasons
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This category covers employees' options for taking family and medical Leave (especially under the Family and Medical Leave Act), including for giving birth, caring for a child, caring for another family member, dealing with an illness, or other issues. This category covers questions about which employees are eligible for taking leave, if they will be paid, if they can be fired, how to get approved for leave, and what happens if you think your employer has violated their obligations.
Employee or Independent Contractor?
This resource breaks down the differences between employees and independent contractors.
Family and Medical Leave Rights
This resource answers some common questions about the Family and Medical Leave Act, an important federal law.
Labor Law Resources
This resource has a directory of different departments and agencies that can help you learn about labor laws and how they might apply to you.