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Understanding Serious Health Conditions Under FMLA

Gain practical and legal tools to determine what qualifies as a serious health condition.

The majority of employers are aware of the availability of FMLA leaves of absence but many struggle with the what qualifies as a serious health condition under the FLMA, the process for certification and recertification of a serious health condition, and what rights an employer has to verify an employee's need for a leave. This topic will provide you with the practical and legal tools to determine what qualifies as a serious health condition, an employer's rights to verify the need of a leave and best practices for compliance.

91 minutes
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Agenda

Brief FMLA Review

  • Eligible Employee
  • Eligible Employer
  • Reasons for Leave

What Is a Serious Health Condition?

  • Statutory/Regulatory Definition
  • Breaking Down the Definition
    • Illness, Injury, Impairment and Condition
    • Incapacity
    • Treatment
    • Inpatient Care
    • Continuing Treatment

Care of Family Member Serious Health Condition

  • Who Is a Family Member?
  • What Does Caring for Mean?

Employer Rights

  • Certification and Recertification
  • Authentication/Clarification
  • Second and Third Opinions
  • Fitness-for-Duty
  • Right to Cure Deficiencies

Applying the Lessons

  • Case Study I
  • Case Study Ii
  • Best Practices/Practical Advice
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Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on September 15, 2020.

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  • AR CLE 1.5
     
  • This course has been approved for 1.5 hours of CLE by the Arkansas CLE Board.
     
  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
  • WA CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 hours of A/V credit under the Law & Legal Procedure category.
     

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Faculty

James R. Hays

James R. Hays

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

  • Partner in the Labor & Employment Practice Group of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
  • Practice is national and focuses on management labor and employment law
  • Represents clients in employment litigation in federal and state courts, as well as various arbitration forums, and in proceedings before various administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the United States Department of Labor, and state agencies throughout the United States
  • Regularly counsels clients on preparation and administration of personnel policies and employment strategies and compliance with WARN, FMLA, ADA, COBRA, and other federal and state labor statutes
  • Has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a New York Super Lawyer, 2013-2018
  • Regularly publishes and speaks on topics of concern and interest to employers
  • J.D. degree, New York Law School; B.A. degree, Catholic University
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Product ID: 407799
Published 2020
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