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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

The complaint was filed on 11/29/11 with the OFCCP’s Office of Administrative Law Judges (see http://www.dol.gov/opa/media/press/ofccp/OFCCP20111648.htm). It alleges that Cargill

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by Eileen Curtayne, Ph.D., DCI Consulting Group

The government is responding to the return of our military service members with various initiatives to increase veterans’ employment opportunities in the civilian workforce. One initiative that will

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DCI has learned that Bradley A. Anderson will become the Director of OFCCP’s Midwest Regional Office. Director Anderson has been with the agency for 16 years and was most recently the director of the Charlotte District Office in North Carolina.

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by Eric Dunleavy, Ph.D., DCI Consulting Group

On November 16th the EEOC held their last public meeting of calendar year 2011. I was able to attend the meeting, which focused on (1) ADEA regulations and (2) disabled veteran equal employment

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

In an unusual show of bipartisan support, the Senate voted 95-0 on 11/10/11 to pass the “Vow to Hire Heroes Act” (or simply the “Act”). The Act is designed to help unemployed

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

A new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the EEOC and OFCCP was signed on 11/7/11 by EEOC Director Jacqueline A. Berrien and Patricia A. Shui and may be viewed at

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

The refusal to grant certiorari in this case was handed down on 11/14/11 (2011 U.S. LEXIS 8265). Ordinarily, refusal to grant certiorari is no big deal … indeed, it’s the norm, not

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

The proposed rules (or simply “Rules”) were published on 2/18/10, as reported in an Alert on 3/2/10. The Rules may be viewed at http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2010/2010-3126.htm.

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

In a ruling on 10/26/11, Judge John E. Conway of the District Court of New Mexico ordered the EEOC to pay $140,000 in attorneys’ fees to Tricore Reference Labs for “frivolous,

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by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

In a ruling by Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Linda S. Chapman, the law firm of O’Melevny & Myers (or simply the “Firm”) was deemed a federal contractor subject to the provisions

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