Tag: Vermont

Berkeley Passes Right-to-Request Law

By |January 26th, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

On January 24, the City Council of Berkeley, CA, passed a "right-to-request law" giving employees the right to request flexibility and predictability.

Work Flex Landscape Shifts with New Laws, Regulations

By |November 1st, 2016|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A look at recent developments around flex legislation indicates that more cities, states, and nations are showing they care about this issue.

Research Explainer: “Predicting Access to Paid Leave and Workplace Flexibility”, Center for American Progress

By |August 30th, 2016|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A new report from the Center for American Progress shows that people who have the greatest need for flexibility aren't always the most likely to have it.

New Hampshire Becomes Second State with Right To Request Flexibility

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Earlier this month, New Hampshire became the second state to give workers the legal right to request work flexibility.

Fathers and Work Flexibility

By |February 9th, 2015|Categories: Working Parents|Tags: , , , , , |

According to a new report from the Center for American Progress, many working dads are hesitant to take advantage of work flexibility programs.

Work Flexibility Legislation Worldwide

By |September 4th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Although 1 Million for Work Flexibility does not endorse any specific legislation, we’re eager to expand awareness around flexibility statutes worldwide.

A Call for the “Right to Request” in Berkeley

By |July 18th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

In Berkeley, CA, we are calling on the government to pass a “right-to-request law”—not only to benefit families, but also to benefit the environment.

Right to Request: Declaring Independence with Work Flexibility

By |July 7th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Before we borrow Right to Request legislation from the UK, it may be time to step back and apply the ingenuity that has served us well since colonial days.