Month: July 2008

The House Education and Labor Committee approved the Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R. 1338) on July 24, 2008 by a 26-17 vote. The bill would amend…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs OFCCP announced two new initiatives on July 24, 2008 regarding hiring veterans and online applicant selection systems. 1. Good-Faith…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs OFCCP posted a new administrative directive on their website entitled “Preserving Employment and Personnel Records in Electronic Format.” The…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs Constance S. Barker was sworn in on July 16, 2008 as a new EEOC Commissioner. Barker was nominated by…  Read more
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released a new report titled “Fair Labor Standards Act: Better Use of Available Resources and Consistent Reporting Could Improve…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs The EEOC has announced a new Compliance Manual Section regarding workplace discrimination on the basis of religion. The Commission…  Read more
Don’t forget to register for the upcoming ILG national conference scheduled July 29 – August 1, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Orange County. Here is…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs The EEOC has announced that Tavern on the Green, a New York City restaurant, will pay $2.2 million to…  Read more
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