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    OFCCP Week in Review: September 18, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition, they discuss:

    • Job sites launched to help those affected by recent hurricanes
    • House of Representatives approved amendment to USDOL budget prohibiting funds for OFCCP merger into EEOC
    • Grants set aside to help assess workforce needs in the wake of Hurricane Irma
    • Winners announced for 2017 Leading Disability Employer Seal
    • Deadline extended to November 15 for VETS-4212
    • Minimum wage increase for federal contractors
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    OFCCP Week in Review: September 11, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition, they discuss:

    • Congress resumed work after its August Break
    • DHS announced rescission of DACA Program resulting in 720,000 “Dreamer” work authorizations to expire and not be renewed
    • Eric Dreiband’s nomination hearing went off without fireworks
    • Senate Appropriations Committee now weights in with USDOL and OFCCP budget, dividing Republicans on the “Administrative State”
    • OFCCP merger proposal rejected
    • Cornell survey for Section 503 study opened
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    OFCCP Week in Review: September 5, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition, they discuss:

    • Thomas Dowd responds to letter of opposition regarding the potential EEOC/OFCCP Merger
    • Pay component of EEO-1 Report suspended
    • Permanent injunction issued by Texas Federal court stopping Obama Overtime Rule
    • Hurricane Harvey Relief: OFCCP issued National Interest Exemption from AAP development for employers entering into supply and service contracts
    • Head of South Carolina Workforce Agency, Cheryl Stanton, to Lead DOL Wage and Hour Unit
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    OFCCP Week in Review: August 28, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition, they discuss:

    • OFCCP may shrink another 50-75 employees through early retirement and buyouts
    • Republican General Counsel in the works for the NLRB
    • USDOL slowly continued to fill key positions
    • USBLN Conference hosts record-breaking attendance
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    OFCCP Week in Review: August 21, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition, they discuss:

    • Class waiver upheld without an arbitration agreement
    • DOL shut down OSHA’s injury reporting system amid possible security breach
    • EEOC permitted a subpoena after Right to Sue issued
    • “I was arrested under the ugly law…” and more from the 2017 NASWA Veterans Conference
    • OFCCP announced compliance assistance Town Halls
    • NPRM: HIRE Vets Medallion Award
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    OFCCP Week in Review: August 14, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition they discuss:

    • Reporting window now open for 2017 VETS-4212
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    OFCCP Week in Review: August 7, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition they discuss:

    • OFCCP proclaimed, “We are glad to be here!” at 2017 ILG National Conference
    • Developing Strategic Alliances with State Workforce Agencies
    • Victoria Lipnic Stated an August 31st Deadline
    • Breakfast with John C. Fox was a hit, kicked off by, “What does the Fox say?”
    • In other news, the Senate confirmed Marvin Kaplan a Member of the NLRB
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    OFCCP Week in Review: July 31, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition they discuss:

    • DOL publishes RFI on FLSA Overtime Rule
    • “Save Local Business Act” would overturn NLRB position on joint employment
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    OFCCP Week in Review: July 24, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition they discuss:

    • USDOL & EEOC published equally bland semi-annual regulatory agendas
    • U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee approved USDOL FY2018 budget
    • U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee rider forbade the EEOC to spend any money on the new EEO-1 compensation reporting section
    • OFCCP sought updates and additions to their Employee Referral Resource Directory (ERRD)
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    OFCCP Week in Review: July 17, 2017

    The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox, Candee Chambers and Jennifer Polcer. In today’s edition they discuss:

    • NLRB holds “Student Assistants” to be common law employees
    • House Appropriations Committee takes its turn to now hammer OFCCP’s proposed budget
    • USDOL’s Veterans Employment & Training Services (VETS) received nod of approval from House Appropriations Committee
    • Judge in Google case decision “splits the baby” in Google’s direction and planted a time bomb for all government contractors
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