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UPDATE: EEOC Clarifies Change to EEO-1 Reporting for Employees at Client Sites

As we recently reported, the instructions for filing current EEO-1 reports includes a change to the reporting requirements for employees working at client sites. Acknowledging confusion surrounding the instruction, EEOC presented the following today during a webinar held for members of the Industry Liaison Group community: It has come to the EEOC’s attention that there may be some [...]

2018-02-22T22:26:27+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|OFCCP News|Comments Off on UPDATE: EEOC Clarifies Change to EEO-1 Reporting for Employees at Client Sites

Changes to EEO-1 Reporting for Employees at Client Sites

As we shared previously, the portal is currently open for EEO-1 Reporting.   In addition to the change in timing of reporting and other administrative items, the EEOC Joint Reporting Commission has made a change to the way employers must report certain types of employees. Employers with employees who “regularly report” to client sites must now report such employees [...]

2018-02-15T18:40:17+00:00 February 15th, 2018|OFCCP News|Comments Off on Changes to EEO-1 Reporting for Employees at Client Sites

Proposed Budget Seeks to Cut DOL Funds

The highly anticipated proposed budget released today by the White House included expected budget cuts for the U.S. Department of Labor.  While cutting funds for the DOL, the proposed budget did not resurrect the previously raised possible merger of OFCCP and EEOC. The President’s FY2019 Budget for the Department of Labor starts with the following introduction: [...]

2018-02-13T05:03:12+00:00 February 13th, 2018|OFCCP News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Proposed Budget Seeks to Cut DOL Funds

Breaking News: CSALs Are In the Mail

OFCCP’s website has been updated to reflect that the Agency placed 1,000 Corporate Scheduling Announcement letters in the mail on February 1, 2018.  We have seen one of the letters – it is dated January 31, 2018, signed by new OFCCP Director Ondray Harris, and addressed generically to the “Human Resources Director.”  OFCCP last issued [...]

2018-02-05T22:41:39+00:00 February 5th, 2018|OFCCP News|Comments Off on Breaking News: CSALs Are In the Mail

New OFCCP Leadership Welcomes Contractor Community During Stakeholder Meetings

This week, newly appointed OFCCP Director Ondray T. Harris, along with Special Advisor, Craig Leen, and Director of Policy, Debra Carr, held a series of meetings with various stakeholder groups from the federal contractor and civil rights communities.  This was the first opportunity for many who regularly work with OFCCP to meet Director Harris and [...]

2018-02-02T02:06:21+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|OFCCP News|Comments Off on New OFCCP Leadership Welcomes Contractor Community During Stakeholder Meetings

EEO-1 Survey Portal Open for Reporting

The portal is now open for employers to file their 2017 EEO-1 Surveys.  The deadline to file this year is March 31, 2018.  Following a reprieve in 2017, this will be employers’ first filing since the Fall of 2016.  While giving employers a break from reporting, the hiatus also allowed the EEO-1 Joint Reporting Committee time to implement some changes [...]

2018-01-30T00:04:46+00:00 January 30th, 2018|OFCCP News|Comments Off on EEO-1 Survey Portal Open for Reporting

It’s Time to be Thinking about your 2018 EEO-1 Reports

Now that you’ve successfully filed your 2017 VETS-4212 reports, it’s time to focus on EEO-1 reporting.  Most employers are not accustomed to focusing on EEO-1 reporting going into a new year, but following the filing reprieve in 2017, employers need to make sure they are prepared to file in 2018. As previously reported, federal contractors and [...]

2017-12-14T00:59:02+00:00 December 14th, 2017|OFCCP News|Comments Off on It’s Time to be Thinking about your 2018 EEO-1 Reports

Breaking News: New OFCCP Director Identified

The U.S. Department of Labor has quietly identified a new Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs.  An industry news outlet is reporting DOL has confirmed Ondray T. Harris will be the new head of the agency.  A new update to OFCCP’s website lists him as the Director of the Agency. Interim Director Tom Dowd is listed [...]

2017-12-12T01:14:01+00:00 December 12th, 2017|OFCCP News|Comments Off on Breaking News: New OFCCP Director Identified

Still No New Director for OFCCP

As of today, OFCCP remains without a new director.  According to Bloomberg News, an industry news outlet, the Department of Labor has confirmed Craig Leen has begun work as a “senior advisor” within OFCCP.  No additional information regarding his role was provided.  We will provide additional updates and details as we learn them.

2017-11-29T03:39:51+00:00 November 29th, 2017|OFCCP News|Comments Off on Still No New Director for OFCCP

BREAKING NEWS: Craig Leen Anticipated To Be New OFCCP Director

In an unexpected, but much awaited move, it is anticipated Craig Leen will be named as the new head of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”).  While the Department of Labor has not formally confirmed or commented on this development, Leen’s appointment would come more than a year after Patricia Shiu departed the position in November 2016.  Since that [...]

2017-11-14T16:19:40+00:00 November 14th, 2017|OFCCP News|Comments Off on BREAKING NEWS: Craig Leen Anticipated To Be New OFCCP Director