The Department of Labor (DOL) released new model forms for requesting FMLA leave and notifying employees of their rights:

The Department of Labor answered more questions expanding its Q&As on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), here.

What documents may be required for leave for closure of a school or place of care?

Website notice, letter from the childcare provider, government notice closing the school, or newspaper article

What if the employee

Paid Leave Bill Passed by House and Senate

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (HR 6201) just passed Congress with bipartisan support and was signed by President Trump on March 18th. Some changes were made from the original version I reported on in my blog on Monday morning, which is available here.

Temporary FMLA