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Pregnancy Leave: How much time are you entitled to take off work?

Pregnancy Leave: How much time are you entitled to take off work? Navigating through the pregnancy leave laws in California can be challenging, especially if you work for a larger employer. Below, I have outlined the eligibility requirements, amount of leave time, and reinstatement rights under both California and federal law (specifically for the Family Medical Leave

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DFEH Issues Guidance for California Employers on Transgender Rights in the Workplace

DFEH Issues Guidance for California Employers on Transgender Rights in the Workplace Individuals who identify as transgender are protected from discrimination in the workplace under California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act (“FEHA”). Specifically, the FEHA prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, defining “gender expression” to mean a “person’s gender-related appearance and