California Paid Family Leave

Paid family leave laws are changing across the U.S. as more states recognize the importance of employee time off for caring and healing.

State Disability and PFML Coverage at a Glance Learn more about Unum’s State Disability and PFML Coverage.

California PFML Webinar

Listen to our recorded webinar for an overview of the CA PFML program, its administrative and claim requirements and how it will interact with other leave laws and benefits.

Reasons for leave

  • To care for a seriously ill family member (child any age, spouse, registered domestic partner, parent, parent-in-law, grandparent, grandchild, sibling)
  • To bond with a new child due to birth, adoption or foster care placement within the first year of the child’s birth or placement
  • Leave to address qualifying exigencies arising out of a family member’s call to active duty service will be a qualifying reason as of 1/1/2021

Want to learn more?

With Unum Leave and Absence Management Solutions, you can be sure your organization stays in compliance with ever-changing laws, helping you avoid costly fines and legal fee while ensuring your employees get the time off they're entitled to.

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Note:Current as of July 18, 2019 and subject to change as additional information becomes available from the state