LEAVES OF ABSENCE
By Richard J. Simmons, Attorney With Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP,L.A.
(OVER 210 PAGES)
California and federal laws create numerous statutory
rules that provide employees the right to leaves
of absence. More than 20 statutes now govern the rules in this area.
Governor Brown signed several more time off bills into law. The evolution of these laws has dramatically eroded the freedom
employers formerly had to grant or deny time off requests.
In many cases, several laws may provide an employee
overlapping protections through a complicated system of rules.
In this new publication, Attorney Richard J. Simmons of the law firm
of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
examines the key statutory rules and obligations they create. Among
the numerous topics addressed in the publication
are the following: