Online Trainings

The OFCCP Institute

The OFCCP Institute provides training and education to assist federal contractors in understanding and complying with their OFCCP-enforced non-discrimination and affirmative action obligations, as well as developing and maintaining compliant and effective workplace policies and practices.

For a schedule of upcoming conferences and webinars, please refer to The OFCCP Institute website:

www.theofccpinstitute.org

News

Proposed Rulemaking for Revisions to Sex Discrimination Guidelines Released

On January, 28, 2015, OFCCP released the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for the long awaited revisions to the Sex Discrimination Guidelines (RIN 1250-AA05).

Recent Blog Posts

ARE YOU CONDUCTING EEO ANALYSES OF YOUR PERFORMANCE RATINGS? YOU SHOULD BE.

As other blogs have noted, the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for the long-awaited revisions to the Sex Discrimination Guidelines (RIN 1250-AA05) included some very interesting ideas. Some of those relate to the role of performance measurement systems, which, when used to make employment decisions like promotion, merit increases, bonuses, and termination, can be considered a selection procedure under the Uniform Guidelines on Employee Selection Procures (1978). The new regulations cite the Supreme Court ruling in Lewis v City of Chicago to support this notion, but it is an intuitive one; performance ratings (or objective performance metrics if they are available) used as part of a promotion or compensation decision process are no different

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