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    Topic: Maternity

    FMLA: When Does it Apply & How Should Organizations Handle it?
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | January 28, 2022

    FMLA is a federal law that allows qualified individuals to take time off for personal or medical needs, but when exactly does it apply? Are there...

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    Is Pregnancy a Qualifying Event?
    Picture of Sarah Weinstein Sarah Weinstein | December 28, 2021

    Is pregnancy a qualifying event? Can an expectant mother be added to a group health plan as a dependent when she finds out about the pregnancy? When...

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    What is the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act?
    Picture of Lauren Brown Lauren Brown | May 19, 2021

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act on May 14, 2021. If signed into law, the proposed legislation would...

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