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1 FEDERAL LAW AND EMPLOYMENT POLICIES UWGB Office of Human Resources

2 Presentation Topics Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Americans with Disabilities Act Sexual Harassment Diversity

3 Affirmative Action Programs Executive Order (1967) - Prohibits discrimination on basis of race, color, religion or national origin in employment Executive Order (1967) - Expanded to include women, not enforced until 1973

4 Affirmative Action Programs Vietnam- Era Vet Readjustment Act (1974) - Prohibits discrimination against Vietnam Era Vets Vocational Rehabilitation Act (1973) - Prohibits discrimination on the basis of physical or mental disability Age Discrimination Employment Act (1967) - Employers 25> employees, employees age 40>

5 Affirmative Action Programs Civil Rights Act of Remedies for intentional discrimination and unlawful harassment in the workplace - Provides adequate protection to victims of discrimination

6 Affirmative Action Programs Federal Contractors w/ > $10,000 in govt. business in one year Requires Written Affirmative Action Plan for Federal Contractors > 50 employees, for each of its establishments

7 Affirmative Action Programs Purpose Provide Equal Opportunity-Not Quotas Recruitment, Employment Actions, Terminations Good Faith Effort Systems, policies and procedures

8 Affirmative Action Statistics Women and Minorities EEO Job Group Categories Officials and managers Professionals Technicians Sales workers Office and clerical Craft workers (Skilled) Operatives (Semi-Skilled) Laborers (Unskilled) Service workers

9 Affirmative Action Analysis Availability Analysis Women and Minorities available in recruitment area Compare availability against actual Underutilized Adverse Impact Set goals Corrective Actions Revisit

10 Affirmative Action Penalties Office of Fed Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) Contracts cancelled, suspended or terminated Indefinite or fixed term Chance to Remedy

11 Manger s Role in Affirmative Action Understand implications -Pay attention to your numbers Make hiring, promotional, compensations and termination decisions on objective criteria Ensure large and diverse pool of candidates Know your company s policies

12 Title VII Employment opportunities based on abilities versus protected classification Race, color, religion, sex national origin Retaliation Effects all employment related activities Hiring Promotions Discipline Compensation Termination

13 Types of Discrimination Disparate treatment Disparate impact Individual suits Class action suits Penalties -compensatory and punitive up to $300,000

14 Manager s Role Recruitment and Selection Performance Reviews Merit Increases Discipline Terminations

15 Practical Advise Policies Standardize procedures Objective criteria Professional communication

16 Sexual Harassment Title VII Definition of harasser Definition of victim Types of sexual harassment Quid pro quo Hostile working environment

17 Practical Applications Don t touch Professional communications Objective standards Training Policy -Complaint procedures

18 American s with Disability Act Definition Physical of mental impairment that limits one or more life activities Record of that impairment Believed to have such impairment New theory of discrimination- Not just refrain from action Must affirmably accommodate QUALIFIED APPLICANTS. Reasonable accommodation

19 Definition of Reasonable Facilities accessible Non-essential functions restructuring Undue hardship

20 Practical Applications Policy Enter into discussion on reasonable Objective criteria

21 Diversity Not regulatory- Company philosophy Strategic Market share Diversity of ideas (human capital) Employer of Choice (war for talent) Global economy

22 Strategies-Training Attitudinal Most Common -Focus of difference Little of negative effect Behavioral Show data strategic competitive advantage Immerse in a culture Set clear rules for behavior More effective Expatriates US versus Europe and Japan Language Cultural and religious

23 Diversity Management Most effective Top management commitment By example Make part of corporate culture Include in performance reviews Progress towards goals Behaviors of openness and inclusion Mentoring and coaching Break down old boys network Expand to include vendor s and suppliers

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