New Jersey Senate Passes Family Leave Act

Law360, New York (April 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- New Jersey lawmakers have paved the way for the state to become the third U.S. state to require employers to provide workers with compensation when they take time off of work to tend to a new baby or sick relative.

In a 21-15 vote on Monday, the state Senate approved the bill that would offer paid leave to workers for up to six weeks. The Assembly approved the Democrat- and union-backed measure last month, and Gov. Jon S. Corzine said he intends to sign off on...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.