The Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor published a “plain language booklet” titled, “Need Time? The Employee’s Guide to The Family Medical Leave Act,” on June 20, 2012. In the booklet, the DOL answers common questions, clarifies employee eligibility, and clarifies FMLA protections. Download a copy of the 16-page booklet at http://dol.gov/whd/fmla/employeeguide.htm.