FAMLI Bill Shelved; Colorado to Study Better Approaches

Under mounting pressure from business groups and other interests, Democrats have decided to cease plans to pass the Family Medical Leave Insurance program (FAMLI), HB18-1001,...

Labor Department Issues New Opinion Letters

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued three new Opinion Letters last week. The first Opinion Letter, FLSA2019-1, addresses minimum wage and overtime for residential janitors. In...

Paid Family and Medical Leave

The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA) is a federal law that provides unpaid, job-protected leave for eligible employees working for covered employers. FMLA...

Misleading Statements Support FMLA Interference

A recent case from the federal district court in the Eastern District of Wisconsin demonstrates the consequences for a supervisor's inaccurate or misleading statements with...