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

U.S. Dept of Labor Releases Final Rules Updating VEVRAA and Section 503

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced two final rules to improve hiring and employment of veterans and people with disabilities.

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DID THE NEW EXECUTIVE ORDER FORGET SOMETHING?

The July 31, 2014 Executive Order entitled Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces specifically lists out 15 labor laws and executive orders, violations of which contractors will be required to report to contracting officers beginning in 2016 on contracts exceeding $500,000. However, it is notable that the Executive Order specifically calls out “38 U.S.C. 3696, 3698, 3699, 4214, 4301-4306, also known as the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974.”  This is interesting, because as we know, the Section relating to Federal contractors is actually 4212, and is notably absent in this list.  Section 4214 is the section requiring the Federal Government to promote the maximum employment and job advancement opportunities to qualified veterans as proscribed by OPM.  Does this

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