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A white banner image that reads "Stay Onside: Susie's Tips on Parental Leave Part One" introducing the blog post by Susie Cirilli, Esquire, Shareholder-Attorney with Flaster Greenberg. And two screenshots of Susies WIS Member playercard

PARENTAL LEAVE IN SPORTS: WHERE DOES THE CLUB FIT IN?With the seismic growth of professional women’s sports leagues, specifically soccer, it is crucial for clubs to ensure they remain just as focused on employment laws and human resources as they do winning. This is the first of a three-part series on the specific topic of […]


As we discussed in the previous blog, Clubs must be well versed in the Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBA) and the Individual Player’s Contract when addressing employee (player) leave for childbirth, adoption, complications from pregnancy, and any other related scenarios. In addition to these documents, prudent organizations must consult any league handbooks and manuals. The next […]