Tag: pregnancy


How US maternal mortality is an HR issue

December 8, 2022

Via: HR Dive

Particularly on the heels of the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision, employers have addressed rekindled interest in reproductive health benefits and activism. Still, one element of the mainstream conversation that may be missing is intersectionality. Research firm Mercer […]

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Parental Leave Policy Options

July 5, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Does your organization offer parental leave beyond the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)? Do you offer paid parental leave? Are your parental leave options available for both mothers and fathers? While employers in the United States are not yet […]

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I’m Pregnant and Starting a New Job. Can I Be Fired for Taking Leave?

June 21, 2018

Via: Evil HR Lady

I start a new job next week. I’ll be 25 weeks pregnant. I interviewed really early on and didn’t disclose “just in case”. I was contacted a month later with an offer. At this point, I am bordering fat and […]


Employer Can’t Compel Employee to Arbitrate Claim

October 2, 2017

Via: Workforce

Ritarose Capili was a sales associate at a Finish Line store in California. When she was hired in August 2013, she was required to sign an agreement that required her to arbitrate employment-related disputes with Finish Line. In mid-2014, after […]