I am currently on fmla leave and it is about to run out what are my rights if I can't return to work because of my illne

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Annette Newman Esq.

Answered 2 years ago

If your health condition is a qualifying disability as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) you can request your employer to provide you with additional leave as a reasonable accommodation. Visit the EEOC website at http://www.EEOC.gov for more information about the ADA and what qualifies as a disability under the ADA.