Websites that violate ADA compliance guidelines continue to be exposed at www.accessibilityblacklist.com.  The list has grown by over 670 in the past 20 days.  Corporations should continue to monitor this website and others websites that expose corporate web compliance and take steps to correct accessibility issues that exist on their website. Most plaintiffs cite violations […]

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OFCCP has released the next wave of Corporate Scheduling Announcement Letters (“CSALs”) to over 800 federal contractors that have been identified for upcoming compliance reviews.  Contractors may confirm whether one of their establishments was mailed a CSAL by faxing a written request on company letterhead to OFCCP’s Division of Program Operations at (202) 693-1305. The […]

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Over the past year there has been an increase in lawsuits brought by plaintiffs firms and advocacy groups, as well as an increase in filing mills that are issuing thousands of demand letters to businesses with a web presence.The Economist recently published an article discussing these filing mills: “Peter Strojnik, a lawyer in Phoenix, has [...]
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 With 2016 coming to a close the Office of Federal Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announces a flurry of settlements, with Hormel Foods Corporation being the latest casualty. During a scheduled compliance evaluation between February 2008 – February 2009, Hormel Foods Corporation was found to have discriminatory hiring practices against 403 qualified women for entry-level job openings. […]

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