The FMLA at 20–Still Entitled to Maternity Leave

The Family & Medical Leave Act of 1993 celebrated its 20 birthday in existence in February, and it has provided protected maternity leaves for millions of women who would have otherwise been fired. The FMLA provides up to 12 weeks of unpaid maternity leave...

Claire Danes’ Pregnancy Was Accommodated–Will You Be So Lucky

In addition to commanding $220,000.00 per episode, when Homeland’s star Claire Danes became pregnant while shooting the acclaimed television series, the producers bent over backwards to ensure that Danes’ real-life pregnancy didn’t interfere with her...

Wake Up

Want contraception to remain legal? That’ll be up to the Supreme Court of the United States. Before 1965, it was still illegal in many places, such as the states of CT and MA, for anyone, including married couples, to possess condoms, even in the privacy of their own...