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  • Pay Equity Audits Are Important to Address Equal Pay Issues

    Pay Equity Audits Are Important to Address Equal Pay Issues

    This issue of equal pay continues to gain traction in the media and in society. It is interesting to hear the various opinions being offered on how to address the expanding pay equity regulations...

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  • Google Involved in Another Pay Discrimination Lawsuit

    Google Involved in Another Pay Discrimination Lawsuit

    Google is involved in another equal pay lawsuit. This time, Cloud Engineering Director, Ulku Rowe, has sued the giant tech company claiming gender-based discrimination in violation of the U.S....

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  • EEO-1 Pay Data Reporting Deadline Extended

    EEO-1 Pay Data Reporting Deadline Extended

    Employers who did not submit their EEO-1 snapshots for pay data reporting for the 2017 and 2018 tax years by September 30, 2019, are not off the hook. The deadline has been extended to January 31,...

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  • Salary History Bans Will Lead to Pay Equity

    Salary History Bans Will Lead to Pay Equity

    Alabama, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, and Massachusetts are among the states that have enacted laws to prohibit or restrict employer salary history inquiries. These bans are...

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  • California Bill AB 5 Could Impact Equal Pay Efforts

    California Bill AB 5 Could Impact Equal Pay Efforts

    The pay equity landscape in California will get more complicated for employers on account of Assembly Bill 5 (“AB 5”). AB 5 embeds the California Supreme Court ruling in Dynamex Operations West,...

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  • Equal Pay Movement Gaining Momentum in U.S.

    Equal Pay Movement Gaining Momentum in U.S.

    To see how far the interest in equal pay has grown, you can look no further than a high school women’s soccer team in Burlington, Vermont. Earlier this month, during a women’s soccer game between...

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  • OFCCP Issues Steps for Applying for FAAP

    OFCCP Issues Steps for Applying for FAAP

    The U.S. Department of Labor‘s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has outlined steps for applying for Functional Affirmative Action Programs (FAAPs). FAAPs are an alternative...

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  • Why Your Company Needs to Implement Pay Equity Audits Now

    Why Your Company Needs to Implement Pay Equity Audits Now

    This article first appeared on HBR.org. You can access the original article by clicking here. Pay equity regulation and compliance efforts have been steadily growing across Europe and Canada....

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  • Disney Fighting Class-Action Status for Pay Discrimination Lawsuit

    Disney Fighting Class-Action Status for Pay Discrimination Lawsuit

    A pay discrimination lawsuit against Walt Disney Company claiming the entertainment company has violated the California Equal Pay Act has expanded to include ABC Television, as well as Disney’s...

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  • Illinois Joins Other States in Passing Salary History Ban

    Illinois Joins Other States in Passing Salary History Ban

    Illinois is the latest state to sign into law a salary history ban for employers. The salary history ban is a component of HB 834 and amends the Illinois Equal Pay Act of 2003. The law went into...

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  • A Guide to Gender Equality Hashtags

    A Guide to Gender Equality Hashtags

    Women’s Equality Day is on August 26. It commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 providing women the right to vote in America. Over that 100-year time span, much has changed for...

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  • Physicians Face Equal Pay Challenges

    Physicians Face Equal Pay Challenges

    A new report says female physicians are starting to catch up to their male counterparts. The 2019 Physician Compensation Report is an annual study provided by Doximity, the largest community of...

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  • What Happens with Federal Pay Data Reporting May Prompt State Action

    What Happens with Federal Pay Data Reporting May Prompt State Action

    The preparation of the 2019 EEO-1 Report is over for the employers who have acted diligently to meet the September 30 deadline to submit their Component 2 EEO-1 report filings with the U.S. Equal...

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  • County Level Pay Equity Law Effective in Maryland

    County Level Pay Equity Law Effective in Maryland

    Montgomery County, Maryland’s Equal Pay Act went into effect August 2019 and follows a greater trend taking shape in the United States. The County Pay Equity Act currently applies to county...

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  • County Level Pay Equity Law Effective in Maryland

    County Level Pay Equity Law Effective in Maryland

    Montgomery County, Maryland’s Equal Pay Act went into effect August 2019 and follows a greater trend taking shape in the United States. The County Pay Equity Act currently applies to county...

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  • Survey Finds Equal Pay a Priority for the EEOC

    Survey Finds Equal Pay a Priority for the EEOC

    A recent survey finds that the greatest number of discrimination cases filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) concern equal pay, or the lack of it. Data from the...

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  • Survey Finds Equal Pay a Priority for the EEOC

    Survey Finds Equal Pay a Priority for the EEOC

    A recent survey finds that the greatest number of discrimination cases filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) concern equal pay, or the lack of it. Data from the...

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  • Get to Know Oregon’s Equal Pay Act of 2017 [UPDATE]

    Get to Know Oregon’s Equal Pay Act of 2017 [UPDATE]

    Several states and cities are passing laws to further bolster the federal Equal Pay Act. The PayParitySM Post is featuring some of these laws to provide insight into trends in pay equity...

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  • Get to Know Oregon’s Equal Pay Act of 2017 [UPDATE]

    Get to Know Oregon’s Equal Pay Act of 2017 [UPDATE]

    Several states and cities are passing laws to further bolster the federal Equal Pay Act. The PayParitySM Post is featuring some of these laws to provide insight into trends in pay equity...

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  • OFCCP Issues New Compliance Assistance Guides

    OFCCP Issues New Compliance Assistance Guides

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has issued new compliance assistance guides for contractors. OFCCP at a Glance provides contractors with a...

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