Leave Law Interactions

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04/01/20
As we all adjust to life during this pandemic, it’s important to know what options are available for workers if they have to be out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic. See a breakdown of changes made to state and federal PFL, PFML and statutory disability laws due to COVID-19.
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08/21/19

Small employers report that paid family and medical leave programs haven’t caused the damage they feared. There’s even evidence of positive outcomes for small businesses.

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06/28/19
This week Governor Ned Lamont of Connecticut signed the Paid Family and Medical Leave Act. Here are some important dates and information for employers with employees working in Connecticut.
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06/25/19
Check out this webinar about Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave regulatory changes to know what is happening now and what to look for coming soon.
Read the top 3 ways PFL impacts employee health care during leave.
12/18/17
Understanding the intersection of PFL and employee health plans can be confusing. Read the top 3 ways PFL impacts employee health care during leave.
Here's an overview of military-related Paid Family Leave to help clear things up.
11/06/17
Mystified by military-related Paid Family Leave? New York's regulations say the least about this category. That can make it the most confusing. The key is knowing how FMLA definitions apply. Here's an overview and chart to clear things up.
Here are the latest guidelines from the state on when the law applies to companies and employees outside New York.
10/30/17

Confused about where out-of-state employers — or employees — fit under New York's Paid Family Leave law? Here are the latest guidelines from the state, along with some helpful examples.

Check out some potential leave scenarios and how various programs could apply.
10/23/17
Between New York Paid Family Leave, Disability Benefits Law and the Family Medical Leave Act, employees have a lot to think about when they need to take time off. Check out some potential leave scenarios and how various programs could apply.
The differences between the Family Medical Leave Act and New York’s Paid Family Leave are important to know.
09/25/17
Their purposes are similar: To protect employees who need to take time off. But the differences between the Family Medical Leave Act and New York’s Paid Family Leave are important to know. (Hint: unpaid versus paid is just the beginning.)
Get ready to handle them both by understanding how they differ.
09/18/17
If you’re required to offer Disability Benefits Law in New York, you’ll soon be offering Paid Family Leave too. Get ready to handle them both by understanding how they differ.