What government offices enforce the affirmative action obligations?
Minneapolis, MN business litigation attorney, Ryan Olson, talks about the government offices that enforce the affirmative action obligations.
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Well, as of today, on the federal side we have the Office of Federal Contract Compliance programs more commonly known as the OFCCP. And the state side, in Minnesota anyway, it’s the Minnesota Department of Human Rights. And the reason why I say as of now on the federal side as of yesterday the White House’s budget actually proposes that the EOC and the OFCCP merge to create just one government agency that would oversee discrimination retaliation complains amongst all employers so both private and federal contractors so we’ll see where that ends up.