Speaking Engagement

FMLA Intermittent Leave: Minimize Fraud and Maximize Compliance


New York

Partner Devjani Mishra will be a presenter on the Center for Competitive Management's audio conference, "FMLA Intermittent Leave: Minimize Fraud and Maximize Compliance," on April 22, 2008 from 2:00pm - 3:15pm ET. This audio program will include discussion on the following:

  • Eligibility for FMLA leave
  • When to grant leave
  • What employers can require of employees requesting intermittent leave
  • How to navigate the complex issues of certification
  • What you can do to make medical certifications work to your advantage
  • What documentation must accompany a certification request
  • Strategies to navigate the complex rules for chronic health conditions
  • Identifying requests that trigger your FMLA obligations
  • The employee's FMLA obligations and the consequences of failure to meet those obligations
  • The importance of documenting FMLA leaves and the requirements for proper recordkeeping and documentation under the law
  • What the most important lessons learned from recent court cases