Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Gays to Receive FMLA Coverage Under New Federal Interpretations

On Wednesday the Department of Labor will announce that it has rethought the Family and Medical Leave Act and has concluded that, under the law, a gay federal employee may take leave to care for a child with a gay partner. Here is the Washington Post article on the major announcement.

UPDATE: The DOL just released its interpretation regarding this and is available here.

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