Telecommuting Discrimination – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

We’ve talked before about telecommuting and about discriminating against parents , but never together. Is this considered discrimination in the workplace? This is sometimes called Family Responsibilities Discrimination.

‘Overqualified’ Is Just Another Word for Age Discrimination

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” Age Discrimination Employment Act (ADEA) Hiring Discrimination Talent Acquisition FeaturedHad a really talented lady reach out to me the other day.; 49 years old, college grad, great portfolio of work. She has been interviewing and is being told she is “overqualified.”

These Lawyers Must Have Skipped the Class on Employment Discrimination

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Discrimination Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) FeaturedI don’t know how else to describe it.

Why You Should Always Discriminate in the Workplace

UpstartHR

Discrimination isn’t necessarily a bad thing. He is always discriminating against me for coming in a few minutes late or not getting my work done as fast as Joe.” People feel like all kinds of discrimination are bad/wrong/evil. See, we won’t discriminate against you for your age, gender, etc. I can discriminate against you all day long. “Discrimination” isn’t a blanket defense for poor work habits.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

subcontractors “from discriminating in employment decisions. 11246 by prohibiting discrimination on the basis of. This Sex Discrimination. refrain from discriminating in employment against quali?ed. from discriminating in employment against protected.

Are we making strides in age discrimination?

OmegaHR Solutions

In an era where age discrimination is still rampant, Indeed.com makes a statement that being an older employee is not the career death knell that many older workers feel it is. age discrimination EEOC Indeed.comI want to applaud Indeed.com for a TV commercial they are running called “The box”. Watch this commercial below and see if you don’t agree.

Age discrimination in today’s world

OmegaHR Solutions

As I approach my 67 th birthday (July 7 th for those of wishing to send gifts) I am continually frustrated by reading stories and listening to friends talk about incidents of age discrimination. Grey hair does not mean that someone wants to retire.

Ep 146 – Workplace Elephant: Tackling Age Discrimination

Workology

Age discrimination is topic that is. Age discrimination is topic that is hidden away behind closed doors, but the simple fact is that we are all growing older. According to […] Podcast age bias Age Discrimination EEOC generational workforce jo weech managing workplace diversityIf there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years as a writer and speaker in HR, it’s that there is power in a personal story—which is what you’re about to hear.

Is “overqualified” code for age discrimination?

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“Overqualified” Is Just Another Word For Age Discrimination. His post from last Friday, “ ‘Overqualified’ Is Just Another Word For Age Discrimination ” definitely caught my attention. Image Credit: Pixabay.com ([link]. There are two sides to this argument.

Amended Harassment and Discrimination Rules Are Here – Starting with California

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California-based employers with five or more employees must now comply with amended anti-discrimination regulations regarding the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) that went into effect on April. Legal News & Compliance anti-discrimination laws

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

recruiting that does not discriminate. / 1 / WHAT’S REALLY BEHIND THE. EMPLOYMENT SKILLS GAP BOUNTYJOBS.COM WORLD’S LEADING RECRUITER ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM W P / 2 / 2 Want to stir things up next. time you find yourself. chatting with your colleagues. in talent acquisition? Mention.

Prevent Workplace Discrimination: How to Stop Bullying and Eliminate Bias

Synergy

This is a problem in America, one that often leads to a bias and, in too many instances, outright discrimination. However, the proper education and training can help prevent workplace discrimination in any business. The Nuances of Discrimination.

Discrimination Guidance

OmegaHR Solutions

The EEOC reminds us that there are protections against religious and ethnic discrimination that employers must abide by. The EEOC specifically says: “Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits workplace discrimination based on religion, ethnicity, country of origin, race, or color. Employers are prohibited from discriminating in all aspects of employment, including hiring, job assignments, pay, and termination.

Court: This common pay practice equals discrimination

HR Morning

Discrimination & Harassment Employment Law Pay and Benefits Special ReportOne of the most common pay-determining techniques could now put your company in legal danger. The 9th U.S.

50th Anniversary of Age Discrimination Protections

HRWatchdog

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) prohibiting age bias against workers 40 years of age and older. On June 14, the EEOC held a meeting to explore age discrimination in the United States workforce and future challenges.

Manager’s one dumb comment triggers race discrimination lawsuit

HR Morning

” Race discrimination, retaliation. She quickly filed a lawsuit, claiming she faced race discrimination and retaliation for reporting the incident. Discrimination & Harassment Latest News & Views Special Report discrimination race discrimination retaliation

EEOC issues new discrimination guidance: 11 things you must know

HR Morning

The new guidance covers national origin discrimination, and it has replaced the EEOC’s 2002 compliance manual section on that topic. Of course, employers already know they can’t discriminate against individuals on the basis of their national origin.

Isn’t Reverse Discrimination Actually Just Discrimination?

Investipro

On December 15, 2016, The California Court of Appeal ruled to reverse a sexual orientation discrimination claim, allowing the case to now proceed to trial. As such, isn’t this discrimination and not what is continually being referred to as reverse discrimination?

2nd Circuit Rules Title VII Bars Sexual Orientation Discrimination

HR Daily Advisor

Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed course, ruling on February 26 that discrimination based on sexual orientation amounts to discrimination based on sex in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The 2nd U.S.

Cosmetics Maker Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit

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The cosmetic giant was charged with discriminating against male employees by providing less paid leave and related benefits after the birth or adoption of a new child, than what was provided to female employees. Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Gender Discrimination EEOC NewsThe EEOC recently announced a settlement with the cosmetics maker Estée Lauder for $1.1 million.

Court: Sexual Stereotyping Is Really Sexual Discrimination

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Last September, for the first time ever, the EEOC sued two private employers for discriminating against employees who had transitioned from one gender to another. By Eric B. Meyer.

Is that valid guidance or sex discrimination?

Business Management Daily

A female employee sued for sex discrimination when she felt that she was told to do her job more like a man. The post Is that valid guidance or sex discrimination? Centerpiece Discrimination and Harassment Human ResourcesDid her case have enough merit? appeared first on Business Management Daily.

Digital Discrimination: Targeted Ads Don’t Reach All Potential Applicants

HR Daily Advisor

“Help Wanted” ads have evolved significantly since the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) was first enacted in 1967—from classified ads in the local newspaper, to listings on company websites and online jobs sites like ZipRecruiter.com and Indeed.com.

Promote diversity without violating discrimination laws

Business Management Daily

The post Promote diversity without violating discrimination laws appeared first on Business Management Daily. Centerpiece Discrimination and Harassment Hiring Human ResourcesWorkplace diversity initiatives can benefit employers and employees alike, but they can also present a challenging dynamic for employers.

EEOC sends a message about age discrimination

OmegaHR Solutions

As we close in on the 50 th anniversary of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) the EEOC announced the settlement of a long-lived age discrimination suit against Texas Roadhouse. How many were discriminated against? What caused this discrimination?

Unemployment Discrimination Rears Head Again

HRExecutive

With the economy slowly, but surely making its way back (at least for now), cases involving unemployment discrimination have taken a back seat to recruiting and talent management, as stories go. discrimination hiring HR profession legal issues legislative

Avoiding Age Discrimination in the Recruiting Process

HR Daily Advisor

Age discrimination often happens inadvertently. Yet, age discrimination—both intentional and unintentional—still happens frequently during the recruiting process. What can a hiring company do to reduce the amount of age discrimination that may occur at any point along the way?

Fired Google Engineer Sues Claiming Discrimination Against Caucasians, Men and Conservatives

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Google has been hit with a class action lawsuit alleging it discriminates against white male conservatives. Diversity Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) HR News Legal - Compliance & Policies Sexual Discrimination Featured legal issues

The EEOC accused a law firm of defending its pregnancy discrimination with more pregnancy discrimination.

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The law firm that paid $30,000 to settle with the EEOC: The [] Law Firm has agreed to pay $30,000 and furnish other relief to settle a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Image Credit: Pixabay.com ([link]. I don’t know how else to describe it.

Coordinating FMLA with Discrimination Laws

HR Daily Advisor

Here, we’ll look at how to coordinate the FMLA with discrimination laws. Pregnancy Discrimination. The federal Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) applies to employers that have at least 15 employees. Genetic Discrimination.

Possible Gender Discrimination

Evil HR Lady

How am I not supposed to see this as gender discrimination? To read the answer, click here: Possible Gender Discrimination. The post Possible Gender Discrimination appeared first on Evil HR Lady I have been in my current job for about one year. I have been working in my industry for eight years and have an MBA. When I applied, the minimum experience was two years. A new man has started in the development program, which is a higher level.

The Bottomline on Pregnancy Discrimination

OmegaHR Solutions

The US Supreme Court clears up pregnancy discrimination … or did they? If you have been paying attention to HR related news at all recently you know that the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued a ruling on a pregnancy discrimination case.

Fastenal and OFCCP Resolve Hiring Discrimination Claims

BALANCEview HR

Fastenal has entered into a conciliation agreement with the OFCCP to settle allegations of hiring discrimination at its Denton, Texas facility. According to the conciliation agreement, OFCCP alleges that between November 6, 2012 – November 6, 2014, Fastenal discriminated against female, Black, and Hispanic applicants in the hiring process for its 8B Part-Time Laborer Job Group. Recruitment Process Workplace Discrimination Sex Discrimination Gender Discrimination

Protecting Your Company from a Discrimination Lawsuit

Stratus

businesses and government agencies paid out more than $482 million to resolve work-related discrimination and harassment claims in 2016, a number that the EEOC indicates is on the rise. As an employer, it’s essential to have policies in place to prevent workplace discrimination, but where do you start? Steps to prevent discrimination and harassment in your workplace. Accordingly, our company has zero tolerance for harassment in any form or other such unlawful discrimination.

Is Withdrawing a Discrimination Claim Protected Activity?

HR Daily Advisor

We all understand that filing a discrimination charge with a government agency is protected activity, but one employee recently claimed that withdrawing such a charge is also protected. Raising the issue of discrimination/retaliation during the February 23, 2015, meeting with her supervisor.

Avoiding Discrimination Lawsuits

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Having been involved in more than a thousand inves

How Companies Can Fight LGBT Discrimination

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Discrimination Hiring Discrimination Legal, Compliance & PoliciesBy Eric B. Meyer.