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Hello. I am would like to know what are the major differences

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Hello. I am would like to know what are the major differences between Federal Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and California Family Rights Act (CFRA). Can an employee choose which Act that they would like to take leave under or does the company have the right to dictate the employee's choice?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: California Employment Law
Expert:  N Cal Atty replied 5 years ago.
The major differences are outlined in the chart posted at

That page from the California Fair Employment and Housing Commission should be very reliable.

I hope this information is helpful.