Groups spar over FMLA

Carlson, Leah
June 2005
Employee Benefit News;6/15/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p1
Reports on the reforms proposed by employer groups to the U.S. Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in 2005, prompted by concerns that workers abuse their FMLA rights. Accusations of critics against the employer groups; Employers' associations which recommended changes through the Office of Management and Budget; Overview of the proposed changes; Critics which argue that FMLA has adequate protections from employers and should not be altered. INSET: FMLA roadmap.


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