DOL Issues Three New Opinion Letters

Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a trio of new opinion letters concerning Family and Medical Leave, exemptions from the Fair Labor Standards...

Foreign Doctor Medical Certifications

Questions can arise when an employee presents a medical certification from a Mexican or Canadian doctor. This is particularly true if the employee presented a...

Labor Department Releases Three New Opinion Letters

Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released three new Opinion Letters: FMLA2019-2-A, addressing whether time spent attending a Committee on Special Education meeting to...

Timing is Everything

When it comes to discipline and termination, another Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) case has shown us that timing is everything. Tsige v. Marriott...

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,...