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.

Recent Blog Posts

OFCCP ANNOUNCES PROFESSIONAL LEVEL SETTLEMENT

A settlement amount of $1.5 million accompanying the conciliation agreement between OFCCP and Westat, Inc. certainly should have captured the attention of the federal contractor community. However, if you missed the news release with a quote from the Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez sent earlier this month, then you’ve come to the right place. We present here a summary and interpretation of the Westat conciliation agreement violations to demonstrate the full breadth of OFCCP during a compliance evaluation. OFCCP concluded that Westat’s selection procedures and failure to apply selection criteria uniformly for all applicants resulted in statistically significant differences in selection rates. Of particular interest to DCI staff, is the fact that OFCCP has

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