Year: 2007

by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory AffairsPilgrim’s Pride Settles Hiring Discrimination Case for $1 Million On October 3, 2007, OFCCP announced that Pilgrim’s Pride Corp., headquartered…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs On October 1, 2007, EEOC announced that United Healthcare of Florida would pay $1.8 million to settle a same-sex…  Read more
by Patricia Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs On October 5, 2007, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced that Sidley Austin, one of the nation’s largest…  Read more
by Patricia A. Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory AffairsOn October 16, 2007, EEOC filed a complaint and a consent decree (EEOC v. B & H Foto and…  Read more
by Patricia A. Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory Affairs On September 26, 2007, Naomi C. Earp, Chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), presented the agency’s…  Read more
The OFCCP has just announced that beginning October 1, 2007, regional offices may schedule compliance evaluations of non-construction Federal contractors from the first FY 2008…  Read more
On September 11, 2007, the California State Senate passed AB 437, which clarifies that the time period for alleging pay discrimination claims runs from the…  Read more
The House Committee on Education and Labor’s subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions held a hearing on September 5 on “The Employment Non-Discrimination Act…  Read more
by Patricia A. Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory AffairsThe EEOC has announced that a judge with the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland has ruled…  Read more
by Patricia A. Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory AffairsThe Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that it will present the third annual “Freedom to Compete” Award…  Read more
President Bush has proclaimed September 15 through October 15, 2007 as National Hispanic Heritage Month in recognition of the contributions of Hispanic Americans to the…  Read more
by Patricia A. Schaeffer, Vice President-Regulatory AffairsOFCCP has just posted a notice on their website announcing a new webinar that it will hold on Wednesday,…  Read more
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