Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Susan A. P. Woodhouse, Littler Mendelson, PC
- Georgia currently does not require state family and medical leave for employee of private sector employers. See Family and Medical Leave.
- Georgia employers with 50 or more employees will likely be required to adhere to the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). See Employee Leaves > FMLA.