Family and Medical Leave
This section of PALawHelp.org has information and resources about Family and Medical Leave Issues in Pennsylvania.
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This video describes your rights under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act. These are federal laws, so they are true for every state. Watch this video to learn about FMLA laws when you or your spouse is pregnant or adopting a child; you or someone in your immediate family has an illness; or someone in your immediate family was injured in active duty. (July 2013)
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Advisor from the United States Department of Labor provides information about employee eligibility under FMLA; including valid reasons for leave; employee/employer notification responsibilities; and employee rights and benefits.
This Employee Guide to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) from the U.S. Department of Labor is a 16-page, plain language booklet designed to answer common FMLA questions and clarify who can take FMLA leave and what protections the FMLA provides.
Website of the National Employment Law Project. The Project works to promote policies and programs that create good jobs, strengthen upward mobility, enforce hard-won worker rights, and help unemployed workers regain their economic footing through improved benefits and services.