OFCCP Guidelines — Scientifically Valid But Unclear
April 8, 2013, 12:29 PM EDT
Law360, New York (April 8, 2013, 12:29 PM EDT) -- The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has issued new compensation guidelines for federal contractors, effective Feb. 28, 2013. The OFCCP Directive 307 replaces previous compensation guidelines and provides an outline of steps that compliance officers may undertake in conducting a compensation review.
While the new guidelines do not provide a detailed plan as to how the OFCCP will conduct its investigations, they do describe a series of steps that provide enough flexibility to conduct a rigorous analysis. This flexibility is motivated by the complexity...