Daily Archives: August 6, 2021

DOL Proposes Rule to Increase Wages for Federal Contractors

On July 21, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to establish standards and procedures to implement and enforce Executive Order 14026 (EO), requiring federal contractors to increase the minimum wage rate for their employees. The EO would increase the minimum wage rate for federal contractor employees to $15 per hour starting on […]

EEOC Extends EEO-1 Filing Deadline to August 23, 2021

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that the deadline to submit and certify your 2019/2020 EEO-1 Component 1 data has been extended to Monday, August 23, 2021. Eligible employers are still encouraged by the EEOC to file the required EEO-1 report(s) as soon as possible. More from EEOC: “For those filers who have contacted […]