Tag Archives: ILG National Conference

Important Clarification Received Regarding 2018 VETS-4212 Filings

It’s that time of year again to start preparing for the annual required VETS-4212 filing. Nothing will change for this year (2017) reporting cycle.  Starting August 1, 2017, contractors will be able to file their 2017 reports through the reporting portal.  Note, anything filed before August 1, 2017 will be recorded as part of the 2016 filing cycle. … Continue Reading

What’s on OFCCP’s Agenda?

The short answer to this question is not much, or so it seems. Part of the reason for this is likely the fact we are still awaiting selection of a new OFCCP Director.  Deputy OFCCP Director Thomas M. Dowd currently continues in the position of Acting Director and we’ve not heard any news regarding DOL … Continue Reading

Experts Share Their Thoughts to Close Out the 2016 ILG National Conference

The final day of the 2016 ILG National Conference wrapped up with a morning of breakout sessions, a keynote address from Beverly Bond, and ended on a high note with the ever-favorite Expert Panel. This year the experts each shared their top conference “take-aways” which included: Understanding that OFCCP is “going out swinging” in the last … Continue Reading

The 2016 ILG National Conference – Opening Day

Hello from the 2016 Industry Liaison Group National Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina! Today marked the first day of this year’s annual conference being held in Charlotte, North Carolina. The festivities kicked off this morning with opening remarks from Charlotte Mayor, Jennifer Roberts, before conference goers were addressed by OFCCP Director Patricia Shiu. In her … Continue Reading

Greetings from the Big Apple: Day One of the 33rd Annual ILG National Conference in New York City

Today is the official start to the 2015 Industry Liaison Group National Conference where conference attendees will focus on “lessons from our past, strategies for our future” in the world of affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. Marking the 50th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 11246 OFCCP Director Patricia Shiu acknowledged in her … Continue Reading

OFCCP’s Focus on “Steering” Discrimination Gains Steam

As OFCCP tries to find new ways to attack the “pay gap,” the Agency is focused increasingly on novel and creative methods to uncover alleged pay discrimination.  These “outside the box” investigations look beyond simply pay decisions (starting salary and pay adjustments) and instead examine employee selection processes – such as hiring decisions – and … Continue Reading
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