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DOL ARB Rules for Tricare Providers, But OFCCP Appeals

November 20, 2012

First some background --- As we first reported in an Alert dated August 4, 2011, an ALJ ruled in favor of OFCCP and concluded that Orlando Hospital is a federal “subcontractor” subject to OFCCP audit and enforcement actions in OFCCP v. Florida...

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SOME FOLLOW UP THOUGHTS ON RECENT EEO POSTS

October 31, 2012

by Eric M. Dunleavy Ph.D., Principal Consultant, DCI ConsultingIf you follow this blog regularly, you know that we have been staying busy over the last few months keeping the EEO community updated on various court rulings, settlements, regulatory...

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UPDATE ON OFCCP V. MEYER TOOL

October 31, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of TechnologyAs reported on 9/17/12, Meyer Tool agreed to settlement with the OFCCP (seehttp://www.dol.gov/opa/media/press/ofccp/OFCCP20121804.htm#.UHQvIo6hDzI).  As previously reported in an Alert...

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US SECURITY ASSOCIATES (USSA) 4TH AMENDMENT CHALLENGE TO OFCCP DENIED ON TECHNICAL GROUNDS

September 24, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

We reported on USSA’s 4 th Amendment challenge in an Alert posted on July 17, 2012.  It was a short post that read as follows:

On June 20, 2012, USSA filed an administrative...

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DCI Staff Attend the 30th Annual ILG National Conference & Exposition

September 24, 2012
The 2012 Industry Liaison Group (ILG) National Conference was held August 27-31, 2012 in Waikoloa, HI. DCI staff attended the 30th annual conference, and presented in numerous workshop sessions on such topic areas as systemic discrimination...
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MONSANTO SETTLES WITH OFCCP ON CHARGES OF SEX DISCRIMINATION

August 01, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

The consent decree, was approved on 7/26/12 by an administrative law judge (see Monsanto consent decree). A compliance review by the OFCCP in February 2006 revealed that Monsanto...

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OFCCP SETTLES WITH LEPRINO FOODS ON ADVERSE IMPACT CHARGES

August 01, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of TechnologyIn a release dated 7/19/12, the OFCCP announced a settlement with Denver, CO based Leprino Foods, a major producer of mozzarella cheese. The OFCCP alleges that Leprino’s Lemoore West...

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US SECURITY ASSOCIATES (USSA) CHALLENGES OFCCP

July 17, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of TechnologyOn June 20, 2012, USSA filed an administrative complaint (OFC Case No. 2012-OFC-4) against the OFCCP on grounds that it violated its 4th Amendment rights in engaging in unreasonable...

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DOL ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW BOARD DECISION ALLOWS THE OFCCP TO REQUEST DATA WHICH OCCURS AFTER A SCHEDULING LETTER

June 13, 2012

by Brendan Cassidy, Contributing Writer

On May 8, 2012, the Department of Labor’s Administrative Review Board (ARB) held that the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has the authority to request Affirmative Action Plan (AAP)...

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FRITO-LAY V. OFCCP: THE CASE CONTINUES

June 12, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of TechnologyWe have written three prior alerts on this topic. To recap, being six months or more into its plan year, Frito-Lay sent data for the required 12 months (June 2006 through May 2007)...

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ARB REVERSES PRIOR ALJ RULING FAVORING FRITO-LAY

May 16, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of Technology

In an Alert posted on 7/30/10 we reported on a ruling by ALJ Larry W. Price supporting Frito-Lay’s appeal relating to the a request by the OFCCP requesting data from 2008 and 2009...
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Spring CSAL Letters Sent Out Early May

May 11, 2012

DCI has learned that the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) sent out another round of Corporate Scheduling Announcement Letters (CSALs) identifying potential locations for FY2012 compliance evaluations. About 2,000 letters were...

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