OFCCP Posts Video Encouraging Self-Identification of Disability

Posted on October 13, 2015

In conjunction with the Department of Labor’s celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has posted a short video entitled Disability Inclusion Starts With You. This public service announcement-style video encourages applicants and employees with disabilities to voluntarily self-identify by explaining the key role that self-identification plays . . . read more

OFCCP Announces a Final Rule to Promote Pay Transparency

Posted on September 11, 2015

The OFCCP published its Pay Transparency Final Rule in the Federal Register implementing Executive Order 13665, issued by President Obama in April 2014.  The Pay Transparency Final Rule prohibits Federal contractors from discriminating against, in any manner, employees and job applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their own compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants. The . . . read more

Federal Contractors to Provide Mandatory Paid Sick Leave

Posted on September 9, 2015

President Obama signed an Executive Order which will require Federal Contractors to provide up to seven days per year of paid sick leave to employees.  The rule will apply to contracts that are solicited or awarded starting on January 1, 2017.  The EO will provide paid sick time off to employees, including those that would normally . . . read more

OFCCP Posts Section 503 Checklist Tool

Posted on August 12, 2015

On Wednesday, August 12, 2015, the OFCCP issued the following statement: OFCCP has posted a new interactive tool that contractors may find useful. The Checklist for Compliance with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was developed by the Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, in coordination with OFCCP. The Checklist is . . . read more

OFCCP Publishes Voluntary Outreach Poster

Posted on August 11, 2015

On August 3, 2015, the OFCCP released the following notice: OFCCP, based on feedback received during stakeholder listening sessions, recently developed an outreach and education poster. The poster is available to download from OFCCP’s Web site at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/AgencyPoster_JRF_QA_508c.pdf.  Copies may also be requested by contacting OFCCP’s Help Desk at 1-800-397-6251. Developed to increase public awareness of . . . read more

OFCCP Current FAQs on the Implementation of VEVRAA and Section 503 Final Rules

Posted on March 24, 2015

The OFCCP continues to post new FAQs answering the multitude of questions from contractors about the implementation details of VEVRAA and Section 503 requirements.  Check these often as they update frequently:  The VEVRAA FAQs are available at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/faqs/vevraa_faq.htm The Section 503 FAQs are available athttp://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/faqs/503_faq.htm   . . . read more

Renew or Join TILG for 2015!

Posted on February 13, 2015

We hope that you will join TILG for 2015 and continue to support the valuable educational programs we provide to government contractors located in and around the Triangle!  Go to the TILG Membership section of our website to review the membership dues structure for 2015, to get an application form, and to make your payment online!  . . . read more