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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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DCI STAFF ATTEND SIOP’S 27th ANNUAL CONFERENCE HELD IN SAN DIEGO

June 04, 2012
by Amanda Shapiro, Kayo Sady, Ph.D, & Eric Dunleavy, Ph.D., DCI Consulting Group
 
 
 

The 27th Annual Conference for the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) was held April 26-28, 2012 in San Diego, CA. Attendees and...

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REACTIONS TO THE HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE HEARINGS ON OFCCP .... FROM SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN THERE

May 16, 2012

by Harold M. Busch, Vice President - Government Relations - DCI Consulting

For those that don’t know me, I am a retired Member of the Senior Executive Service of the federal government, where I served as the Acting Director and Deputy Director of...
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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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OFCCP OPPOSES FRITO LAY'S MOTION FOR CASE CLOSURE

May 09, 2012

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

The facts in this case were reported in an Alert on 7/30/10.  The case originated with a routine desk audit of a Dallas-based Frito Lay facility.  Based on review of applicant flow...
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OFCCP RESCINDS DIRECTIVE 293 ON COVERAGE OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS & INSURERS

May 09, 2012

by Art Gutman Ph.D., Professor, Florida Institute of TechnologyThe rescission was announced on April 25, 2012 and is effective immediately (see http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/directives/dir301.pdf). The directive applied to provider and...

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DCI Staff Attend Swarm ILG Conference: What You Need To Know

May 03, 2012

The Annual Southwest and Rocky Mountain (SWARM) Region Industry Liaison Group (ILG)Conference was held April 10 – 13, 2012 in San Antonio, TX. This annual conference brings together members of the federal contracting community to discuss affirmative...

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OFCCP WEBINAR APRIL 25 ON TRICARE COMPLIANCE EVALUATIONS

April 25, 2012

by Keli Wilson, Senior Consultant, DCI Consulting Group

OFCCP Director of Program Operations Tom Dowd and Counsel Consuela Pinto presented a webinar April 25, 2012 titled “Status of Pending Compliance Evaluations of Entities that Participate in...

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