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Help Is Here! Task Force Releases Documents to Enhance Compliance with California Equal Pay Act

October 26, 2018

California is leading the country in its momentum to address gender pay inequity—as evident by the passing of the California Fair Pay Act (CFPA) in October 2015 and the September 2018 release of guidance for employees, employers, and unions on its...

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Video Blog: Comparing Apples & Oranges: Similarly Situated Employee Groupings vs. OFCCP Pay Analysis Groups

August 13, 2018

DCI President David Cohen sits down with Director of EEO Compliance Joanna Colosimo to chat about the difference between similarly situated employee groupings and OFCCP pay analysis groups.

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DCI Consultant Cliff Haimann, Ph.D. Published in Law360 Article

July 03, 2018
On July 2, 2018, DCI Consultant Clifford Haimann, Ph.D.  was published in Law360  for his article "Limitations Of Human Capital Theory In Pay Equity Analyses". Read the article here: Limitations Of Human Capital Theory In Pay Equity Analyses
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DCI’s Kayo Sady Publishes Book Chapter on Pay Equity

April 19, 2018

Dr. Kayo Sady, Associate Principal Consultant at DCI, is lead author of a recently published pay equity chapter in an edited volume on wage and hour research entitledWage and Hour Law: Guide to Methods and Analysis. The chapter covers concepts of...

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Introducing DCI's New Pay Equity Resource

April 18, 2018

As pay equity issues have gained traction in the media, it has become more important now than ever to have access to the most recent state and international pay equity laws. As part of our efforts to provide the most accurate and updated resources,...

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UK Gender Pay Gap Results

April 12, 2018

In April 2017, the “Gender Pay Gap 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017” legislation was enacted in the UK, requiring employers with at least 250 employees to analyze their gender pay gap according to specific criteria (more...

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Interested in Pay Equity Benchmarking? Take our Pay Equity Research Survey

March 13, 2018

Over the past few decades, pay equity has become a hot topic and priority for social justice advocates, enforcement agencies, and savvy employers. Typically the pay gap is defined as the difference in men's and women's median earnings, but for...

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Uber Technologies Pay Equity Study Insights

March 01, 2018

 

A recent study by Uber Technologies, Inc. (Uber) provides an illuminating example of the nuance required in interpreting gender wage gap numbers. In collaboration with researchers from Stanford and University of Chicago, Uber released the...

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The Recent Application of Human Capital Theory to the Analysis of Pay Equity

February 11, 2018

Recently, in some OFCCP audits and private litigation, the Agency and plaintiffs’ statistical experts have applied a Human Capital Theory (Becker, 1975) approach when evaluating compensation disparities between different subgroups. According to...

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Help Is On The Way! Task Force Approves Draft Documents to Enhance Compliance with California Equal Pay Act

February 10, 2018

On January 10th, the California Pay Equity Task Force approved the substance of several draft documents that provide guidance to employers on complying with the California Equal Pay Act (CEPA) in light of amendments enacted over the past several...

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U.K. and Germany: Combatting the Pay Gap

February 09, 2018

Pay equity continues to be a topic to discuss! For example, numerous states have recently issued new pay equity laws or strengthened their existing ones (for example, California, Maryland, New York, and Oregon, to name a few). This emphasis is also...

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Bank of America, Amazon Create Policy Banning Prior Salary Interview Question

February 02, 2018

Bank of America (BoA) sent a memo recently to its employees stating that all employees will be prohibited from asking job candidates about their prior salary starting March 2018. Bank of America deemed this policy as another step toward bridging the...

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