News Release – US Labor Department secures nearly $2M in back wages, benefits for nearly 150 workers at federally-funded solar energy project in Nevada

News Release   US Labor Department secures nearly $2M in back wages, benefits for nearly 150 workers at federally-funded solar energy project in Nevada LAS VEGAS — The U.S. Department of Labor has recovered $1,914,681.50 in back wages and fringe benefits for 147 workers at Proimtu Mmi-Nv LLC, a Henderson-based subcontractor providing construction services at the federally funded Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project in Tonopah. This project, which received a $737 million loan guarante...
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Protecting Yourself During an OFCCP Audit: Tales From a Former Auditor

  A few years back, while conducting an audit, a company had a Big Issue: a Standard Deviation  in Hiring. One piece of advice that I give the clients that I work with is make sure that your back is covered. When I was with OFCCP I was auditing a national company in North GA,  I discovered a Standard Deviation of 2.7 in hiring for minorities.  The Supreme Court has determined that a SD over 2% does not happen randomly and requires an in-depth investigation.  Preliminary calculatio...
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OFCCP Revised Scheduling Letter and Itemized Listing Approved by OMB

On September 30, 2014, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approved OFCCP’s revised scheduling letter and itemized listing.  The approval expires on March 31, 2016. As a result, OFCCP is no longer using the previous versions of these documents to schedule compliance evaluations. OFCCP will not schedule supply and service compliance evaluations from October 1 through October 15, 2014. Contractors should use this period to review and become acquainted with the new letter and itemized ...
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