News & Announcements

OFCCP Encourages Submission of Pay Analysis Groups, But Won’t Commit to Accepting Them Later
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
The Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) recently issued an opinion letter addressing Pay Analysis Groupings (“PAGs”), which are groups of employees who are comparable for
Is a Functional Affirmative Action Program Right For You?
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) released FAQs addressing the recently revised Functional Affirmative Action Program (“FAAP”). Regulations
3 Years Without Compliance Evaluations for Excellence in Disability Inclusion
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Employers have the responsibility to treat all qualified job applicants and workers equally and fairly, regardless of disability. Many federal contractors also have the responsibility to take proactive steps to recruit,
OFCCP News: VEVRAA Benchmark Updated & CSAL Posted
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
VEVRAA Benchmark Updated On March 28, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) updated the 2019 Annual Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (“VEVRAA”) hiring
Federal Contractors: CSAL to be Posted Online, Not Mailed
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
For the first time, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) will post a Corporate Scheduling Announcement List (“CSAL”) on its website rather than mailing Corporate Scheduling
Opportunity for 5 Years Without OFCCP Compliance Evaluations
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) recently announced the establishment of VERP, which stands for Voluntary Enterprise-wide Review Program. Contractors accepted into VERP will be
Attention Federal Contractors – OFCCP Announces Three New Directives
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) announced the first three directives of Fiscal Year 2019 for federal contractors. According to OFCCP Acting Director
Federal Contractors - More New OFCCP Directives
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
In the past 2 months, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has issued 7 new directives. The number of directives issued this year (9 so far) is significantly more than have been issued in the past 5
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Wage and Hour Update

There have been many significant changes going on at the U.S. Department of Labor. This article discusses two proposed rules for which employers must be prepared, which will (1) increase the salary level thresholds for determining an exempt employee and (2) change the regular rate of pay calculation for overtime.

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