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OFCCP Kicks Off FY2019 With New Directives On Contractor Compliance And Assistance
After closing FY2018 by issuing a string of directives which changed various aspects of its compliance enforcement process
United States
18 Dec 2018
Breaking News: OFCCP Issues New Directives Offering New Guidance On Compensation Evaluations, Establishing A Recognition Program For Contractors, And Laying The Groundwork For A Contractor Certification Program
Seyfarth Synopsis: On the heels of its recent slate of directives, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") has issued a new group of directives which continue to signal changes for the contractor community
United States
3 Sep 2018
OFCCP Winds Down Summer By Issuing New Guidance On Religious Discrimination And Announcing New Focused Review Process
Seyfarth Synopsis: The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") is closing the summer by issuing two new enforcement directives.
United States
22 Aug 2018
VETS-4212 Report: 2017 Filing Cycle Starts August 1, 2017
Tomorrow marks the first day that Federal contractors subject to reporting requirements under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA or "the Act") may file their VETS-4212 reports.
United States
15 Aug 2017
ALJ Narrows OFCCP's Request For Google Employee And Pay Data
Last Friday, an administrative law judge limited the amount of information that the OFCCP may seek from Google in its on-going compliance audit because the agency failed demonstrate relevance...
United States
7 Aug 2017
President Trump Revokes Government Contracting Executive Orders And Signs Disapproval Resolution of Blacklisting Regulations
President Trump issued an Executive Order revoking President Obama's "Blacklisting" Executive Orders pertaining to the government contracting community.
United States
7 Apr 2017
Senate Passes Disapproval Resolution Of "Blacklisting" Regulations
By a vote of 49-48 on March 6, 2017, by the U.S. Senate, both Houses of Congress have now moved to rescind the regulations issued pursuant to President Obama's Executive Order 13678...
United States
23 Mar 2017
Congress In Process Of Passing Disapproval Resolution Of Blacklisting Regulations
Pursuant to President Obama's "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces" Executive Order the federal procurement agencies issued regulations requiring government contractors to report all potential labor violations...
United States
22 Feb 2017
President Announces Continuation Of E.O. 13672 Protections For Government Contractors
On January 31, 2017, the White House announced that it will continue to enforce the workplace protections for sexual orientation and gender identity put in place under Executive Order 13672.
United States
13 Feb 2017
OSHA Proposed Citations Covered By Texas Judge's Grant Of Preliminary Injunction To Government Contractors Challenging "Blacklisting" Executive Order
The first of several anticipated challenges to Executive Order 13673, "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces," has resulted in a preliminary injunction staying the implementation of some aspects of the Executive Order.
United States
16 Nov 2016
FAR And DOL Issue Final Rule And Guidance On "Blacklisting" Executive Order
The Final Rules and Guidance on Executive Order 13673, "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces" (aka "Blacklisting" Order) have been released.
United States
2 Sep 2016
OFCCP Issues Sweeping New Sex Discrimination Guidelines
Today, the Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") announced a Final Rule that updates OFCCP's sex discrimination regulations for the first time since the 1970s.
United States
21 Jun 2016
OFCCP Announces Final Rule To Promote Pay Transparency
Pay secrecy protections are now part of the Equal Opportunity Clause, which must be included in covered federal contracts and subcontracts.
United States
16 Sep 2015
Federal Contractor News Roundup: Paid Sick Leave, Pay Secrecy, Posters, Plus More
This year continues to be an active one for employers who are federal contractors or subcontractors.
United States
14 Sep 2015
Another Potential "Hook" For Entities Doing Business With Federal Contractors: The NLRB's Browning-Ferris Decision
A business or organization without government contracts may still be covered under laws enforced by the OFCCP based on an integrated relationship or "single entity" status with a government contractor.
United States
8 Sep 2015
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