California’s New Pregnancy Disability Leave (PDL) Regulations


by Sayema Hameed

California’s new Pregnancy Disability Leave regulations took effect on December 30, 2012. The new regulations, which can be found in Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations, Sections 7291.2 through 7291.18, were adopted to provide clarity and guidance to employers and employees regarding their respective rights and responsibilities concerning pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions under California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act, California Government Code Sections 12940-12951 (“FEHA”).

Francisco Cabada Discusses Pending Disability Discrimination Case in The Press-Enterprise


Cabada & Hameed partner Francisco Cabada discusses the pending case of disability discrimination by his client, a breast cancer survivor, against Los Angeles World Airports in the following article, published by The Press-Enterprise on January 7, 2013: “LA World Airports is sued by former consultant on Ontario International.