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Migration Policy Institute (Mar. 2018)

Amid Federal Pullback from Labor Standards Enforcement, States Are Using Innovative Strategies to Identify Violators in Immigrant-Dense Industries WASHINGTON – Systemic wage underpayment, payroll fraud and misclassification of employees as [&hellip

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Weekly Bulletin (Mar. 2018)

PROFESSIONAL ENDODONTICS TO PAY $47,000 TO SETTLE EEOC AGE DISCRIMINATION SUIT Medical Practice Discharged Employee Because She Turned 65, Federal Agency Charged DETROIT – A Southfield, Mich.-based oral surgery practice [&hellip

U.S. Department of Justice Immigration and Employee Rights Division Extends Employment Authorization Cards–Syria (Mar. 2018)

Information on EADs for TPS Syria USCIS has automatically extended the validity of employment authorization cards for individuals with Temporary Protected Status from Syria. If your employee has an Employment [&hellip

On-Demand Civil Rights Webcasts Available: Delivering Public-Facing Programs and Activities in Compliance with Federal Law

Delivered by Civil Rights Expert and Author Seena Foster In 2017, State and local government officials are applauding the webcasts, stating they are “outstanding,” “very informative,” and “extremely useful.” Each [&hellip

Paperback and E-Book: Conducting Civil Rights Investigations in Government Programs and Activities

This is the only book on the market that focuses on discrimination complaint investigations in a wide range of Federally-assisted, public-facing programs and activities! Reviews by State and local equal [&hellip

U.S. Department of Justice Immigration and Employee Rights Webinars March and April, 2018

The Immigrant and Employee Rights Section (IER) is offering a number of free, informative webinars for the public in March and April. These include webinars for workers, employers, and advocates. [&hellip

OFCCP Provides More Transparency to Federal Contractors (Mar. 16, 2018)

As part of ongoing efforts to increase transparency of preliminary findings with federal contractors, and to achieve consistency across regional and district offices, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs [&hellip

U.S. Department of Justice Weekly Digest Bulletin: Immigration-Related Discrimination (Mar. 2018)

Justice Department Resolves Discrimination Claim Against Bolingbrook, Illinois, Meat Processing Plant The Justice Department today announced it has signed a settlement agreement with West Liberty Foods L.L.C., an Iowa-based meat [&hellip

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Weekly Digest Bulletin: Featuring Disability, Pregnancy, and Age (Mar. 11, 2018)

ABM AVIATION SUED BY EEOC FOR DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION Employee Denied Reasonable Accommodation and Discharged Due to Medical Restrictions, Federal Agency Charged ATLANTA – ABM Aviation, Inc., formerly Air Serv Corporation, [&hellip

“Adverse Actions” in Federal Civil Rights Discrimination Complaints by Seena Foster

Federal civil rights laws prohibit discrimination on a wide variety of bases, including race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, gender, and so on.  But, what types of conduct constitute [&hellip