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FMLA Extended to Same-Sex Spouses

March 10, 2015

The US Department of Labor announced in February that workers in legal, same-sex marriages, regardless of where they live, have the same rights as those in opposite-sex marriages to federal job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to care for a spouse with a serious health condition. Read more...

Ask the Hotline | Intern or Employee?

March 24, 2015

Many college students and recent graduates looking for a way to get their start in the industry of their choice knock on employer doors looking for internships. Read more...

Rush is on for H1-B Visas

March 25, 2015

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting H-1B petitions on April 1, subject to the fiscal year (FY) 2016 cap. Read more...

State Issues Guidance on Parental Leave Law

March 25, 2015

The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) has begun to provide details about the new Massachusetts Parental Leave Law (MPLA) with publication of a fact sheet on its Web site. Read more...

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