Alexander Acosta resigned as Labor Secretary. Acosta’s deputy, Patrick Pizzella, is serving as acting secretary. President Trump recently nominated Eugene Scalia to be the next labor secretary. He is the son of former Supreme Court Justice, Antonin Scalia.
The OFCCP will be hosting a town hall meeting in partnership with the Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS). The town hall will focus on the following regulations concerning veterans: Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). The town hall will take [...]
Federal contractors should update their NLRA Rights Poster. Here is the new English poster. Please go here for more information about the new poster.
The OFCCP has scheduled four town hall sessions in FY2019 in response to the Government Accounting Office’s September 2016 Report: Strengthening Oversight Could Improve Federal Contractor Nondiscrimination Compliance. The stated goals are to hear from the contractor community and to “identify opportunities for enhancing OFCCP’s compliance assistance.” The OFCCP has also provided their Action Plan [...]
OFCCP Releases Three New Policy Directives: On November 30th, the OFCCP released three policy directives, continuing the string of several directives issued by the new administration. These new directives all strive to advance clear and efficient compliance procedures. The three new directives are summarized as follow... Opinion Letters and Help Desk (DIR 2019-03) - In [...]