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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

  • U.S. Secretary of Labor Commemorates Columbus Day and American Heritage
  • Comment Now on Developing Jobs for Individuals with Disabilities
  • Sam Maiden Heads To Retirement
  • Removing the Obstacles for a Fully Inclusive Workforce
  • Jocelyn Samuels (and later) Andrea Lucas Sworn in as EEOC Commissioners
  • Comment Now on Veteran Employment
  • EEOC Charge Filing Goes Digital and “No Cause” Determinations Clarified to Not Mean Claims have No Merit
  • Disability Staff Training Resources In Support of NDEAM
  • Howard Jenkins Jr. Inducted into the Government Hall of Fame
  • OFCCP Revamped Its Employment Referral Resource Directory
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: October 12, 2020

  • Comment Period Extended For NLRB Amendments
  • Interim Final Rule to Protect American Workers’ Wages
  • OFCCP On The Offensive Against Microsoft and Wells Fargo As To “Implied” Race-Based Employment Preferences
  • National Apprenticeship Week Announced
  • OFCCP Issued FAQs on Sex Stereotyping Related to Executive Order 13950
  • OFCCP Reminded Contractors To Grant Religious Accommodations
  • Comment Now on EEOC Conciliation Process
  • OFCCP Atlanta Regional Director Sam Maiden Suddenly Retired
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: October 5, 2020

  • OFCCP Immediately Set Up the “Complaint Hotline to Combat Race and Sex Stereotyping” Per Executive Order 13950
  • NLRB Rejects House Committee on Education and Labor Subpoena: Cites Need for Confidentiality During the Pre-Deliberative Process
  • Keith E. Sonderling sworn in as EEOC Commissioner and Vice-Chair
  • The Federal Agencies Celebrated National Disability Employment Awareness Month and USDOL ODEP Offered Some Practical & Useful Employer Tools
  • California Will Require Pay and Hours Worked Data Confidentially Reported By 10 “Wage Ranges” and 10 Job Categories by March 31, 2021 in a New Component 2 “Look-a-like” Reporting Law
  • September Was Another Blockbuster Hiring Month; Unemployment Dropped a Full Half a Percentage Point to 7.9%, & Asians, Individuals with Disabilities and African Americans Outstripped the Percentage of White Hires For the First Time In This Pandemic
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California Will Require Pay and Hours Worked Data Confidentially Reported By 10 “Wage Ranges” and 10 Job Categories by March 31, 2021 in a New Component 2 “Look-a-like” Reporting Law

California Will Require Pay and Hours Worked Data Confidentially Reported By 10 “Wage Ranges” and 10 Job Categories by March 31, 2021 in a New Component 2 “Look-a-like” Reporting Law

The Bill California Governor Newsom signed into law on the last day of the California’s 2020 legislative session is SB-973. Continuing California’s open fight with the Trump Administration, the California Legislature stated the Bill’s intent this way: Section 1 (d):...

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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: September 28, 2020

  • Submit Comments on Paid Leave Under FFCRA & CARES Act
  • OFCCP Loses Oracle Case At Trial
  • Trump Issues Executive Order 13950 to Combat Race and Sex Stereotyping Imposing New Requirements on Government Contractors, plus a Bonus Deep Dive Blog Post
  • Department of Labor Proposes New Independent Contractor Test Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
  • USDOL Break-Out Sessions Now Available
  • EEOC Now Fully Staffed With Republican Majority
  • OFCCP Defines “Promotion”
  • Top Organizations Identified to Oversee IRAPs
  • VETS Apprenticeship Pilot Will Help Employers Achieve the VETS Medallion Award
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: September 21, 2020

  • USDOL Agencies Showcase Resources & Award Programs
  • ALERT! OFCCP Made Revisions to the New CSAL!
  • Public Awareness Campaign on Paid Sick Leave
  • The House of Representatives Is Reportedly Engaging in “Political Theatre”
  • National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Revisions to Paid Leave Under FFCRA Now Effective
  • DirectEmployers Launched Season Two of Its DE Talk Podcast Series By Discussing AI and the Future of Talent Acquisition
  • New Census Data Includes Same-Sex Couple Statistics
  • Discover Apprenticeship Campaign Launched
  • Rest in Peace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: September 14, 2020

  • Turmoil Again Grips Joint Employer Business Relationships as a Federal Court Strikes Down Most of USDOL’s Final Joint Employer Rule
  • EEOC Updated its COVID-19 Technical Guide
  • Accommodation Strategies During COVID-19
  • Reminder – Comments on Paid Leave Due By Sept 14th
  • USDOL Inducts the “Rosies” into the Hall of Honor
  • WHD to Revise Paid Leave Requirements Under FFCRA
  • JAN 2021 Monthly Webinar Series Released
  • What is the Future of Autism Hiring Programs?
  • Updates From the Michigan Industry Liaison Group
  • OFCCP’s Latest Audit List Has Many New Twists!
  • OFCCP is Now Seeking Comments On The Controversial AAP Verification Process It Envisions!
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: September 8, 2020

  • OFCCP Says Good-Bye to Ten Billion Dollars in Annual TRICARE Contracts
  • WHD Published Four New Opinion Letters
  • New Minimum Wage for Federal Government Contractors
  • Comment Now on Required Apprenticeship Reports
  • Higher Education Discussion of Coming OFCCP Focused Reviews Sheds Light on Coming Promotion Issues All Contractors Will Have to Face and Resolve
  • USDOL to Trumpet its Assistance and Award Programs
  • Trump EEOC Pulls Back Obama EEOC’s Claimed ‘Section 707’ Authority
  • July Was a Blockbuster Hiring Month, But Individuals with Disabilities and Minority Hires Continued to Lag
  • White House Orders All Federal Agencies to Review Their Race Training Programs and Stop Any Course Which Furthers Racism
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OFCCP Week In Review: October 19, 2020

OFCCP Week In Review: August 31, 2020

  • WHD Provided Guidance on Compensable Hours and Remote Work
  • EEOC State of the Union, Including to “Remember the Ladies”
  • DE Gets the Scoop on OFCCP’s Native American Outreach Support
  • The ADA Mediation Promise
  • 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment – Women’s Right to Vote!
  • EDI Winners get Candid on the Framework to Build a Disability-Inclusive Organization
  • The Pandemic is a Blessing in Disguise for Diversity and Inclusion Recruitment Efforts
  • OFCCP Issued National Emergency Exemption for Hurricane Laura Relief Efforts
  • New FAQS from WHD on Return To School and FFCRA
  • COVID-19 and Job Applicants and Employees with Disabilities: Emerging Practices to Employ and Protect Workers
  • New OFCCP FAQ on AAP Treatment of Non-Binary Employees
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