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Tag Archives: Louisiana

Hurricane Harvey

Posted in Uncategorized
Our thoughts and prayers this holiday weekend go out to our friends and all the people of Texas and Louisiana who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. And our thanks to the heroic rescue personnel. Image Credit: From flickr, Creative Commons license, by Texas National Guard.… Continue Reading

BREAKING: FMLA “spousal” rule on hold for now

Posted in Family and Medical Leave Act, Same-sex marriage
The new rule defining “spouse” for purposes of leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act was set to take effect today. But a federal judge in Texas yesterday temporarily blocked the rule from going into effect after attorneys general in several states that do not recognize same-sex marriage challenged it. The plaintiffs were the states… Continue Reading