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In my early weeks of pregnancy & expecting a job offer. Has anyone accepted an offer in the midst of pregnancy? Did you negotiate to Maternity Leave b4 the 1yr tenure?

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You should be able to take mat leave whenever you have the baby. Is that not the case? Either way- it isn’t their business yet. Wait until you have that job locked down.

In the US you do not qualify for FMLA if you have not worked for the company in each of the preceding 12 months, so depending on specific company policies OP may not anticipate having job security while on maternity leave.

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