If you are one of the many employers that uses the FMLA forms issued by the Department of Labor, be aware that the Department has issued new forms. You should begin using the new forms effective immediately. Here are links to all of the new forms:

Substantively, the new forms are very similar to the old forms. The main change is that the new forms contain language regarding genetic information in order to comply with the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (“GINA”).