Proposed Changes to the FMLA

Friday, the U.S. Secretary of Labor released a proposed change to the FMLA expanding the definition of “spouse” to include an eligible employee in a legal same-sex marriage, regardless of whether his or her residential state recognizes such marriages. See the News Release by the Department of Labor linked below for more information. Contact us if you have any questions about your rights under the FMLA.

http://www.dol.gov/opa/media/press/whd/WHD20141208.htm