Legal Question in Medical Leave in Iowa

We have an employee who is not married but has a live-in boyfriend for about 5 years. She wants to know if FMLA would be approved for her to take off work to learn how to care for him and his diabetes.

Asked on 3/04/11, 7:45 am

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Robert Luedeman solo practitioner
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Not married is not married. The act says "spouse" not "significant other" or "domestic partner".

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Answered on 3/09/11, 8:16 am

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