OFCCP POSTS FAQ'S ON RICCI DECISION

OFCCP has posted a set of questions and answers regarding last year's U.S. Supreme Court decision in Ricci v. DeStefano on the agency's web site. The FAQ section includes:

  • A brief synopsis of the Court's decision;

  • A discussion of how the decision affects OFCCP's procedures during compliance reviews and contractors' affirmative action obligations regarding the use and validation of tests; and

  • General suggestions for contractors wishing to avoid a situation like the one that occurred in Ricci.


DCI's Dr. Eric Dunleavy co-authored a detailed review of the Ricci decision and its implications in the October 2009 issue of The Industrial-Organizational Psychologist.

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