Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993
A law that requires employers to grant leaves of absence to employees who are seriously ill, who have newborn or newly adopted children, or who have to care for sick family members.
Civil Rights Act of 1964Read more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
This is a trick question: What do the A, C, and T of the ACT test mean?Into the heat and happy languor of summer, a chilly reminder of grades and scores is smacking students. Right now, people who took the ACT national exam in June are learning their scores. This may explain why the teens around you seem more ecstatic, despondent, or confused than usual. You probably know how it works: kids take the ACT or the SAT, learn their scores, then send the results to schools that …
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