Assignment: FMLA Obligations

  • Complete an Internet search for the case Spangler v. Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines.
  • Read the case and consider the presented facts.
  • Write a paper of approximately 750 words that answers the following questions:
    • What are the employer’s obligations under the FMLA?
    • What are an employee’s obligations when attempting to take leave under the FMLA?
    • What management practices or policies would you put into place to avoid a legal dispute over FMLA, such as the one in this case?
  • Include a minimum of two sources, which may consist of readings from the University Library, your text, or other selections.
  • Format your paper using West Writing Style Handbook guidelines.