Month: February 2009

by Fred Satterwhite, Senior Consultant, DCI Consulting Group, Inc. The Senate confirmed Congresswoman Hilda L. Solis (D-CA) as President Obama’s Secretary of Labor with an…  Read more
On January 30, 2009, President Obama signed three executive orders that will reverse former President George W. Bush’s labor policies. Under the new executive order…  Read more
President Obama signed the long anticipated Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 into law on January 29, 2009 at a White House signing ceremony.…  Read more
DHS has posted a notice on their website stating that federal contractors and subcontractors will be required to begin using the E-Verify system starting May…  Read more
On December 30, 2008 OFCCP reported that in fiscal year 2008, the agency won a record $67,510,982 in back pay, salary and benefits for 24,508…  Read more
In addition to its release of FY 08 enforcement statistics, OFCCP also posted a new FAQ section on the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA)…  Read more
The Department of Labor Wage and Division has announced that it recouped back wages totaling $185, 287,827 for 228,645 workers in FY 2008.  Read more
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) has released business case information – The Survey of Employer Perspectives on the Employment…  Read more