Understanding Colorado’s “Ban-the-Box” Law

Among the bills currently awaiting Gov. Polis’s signature is “Concerning the Timing of an Inquiry into a Job Applicant’s Criminal History, and, in Connection Therewith,...

The Hygiene Conversation

At some point in their career, every human resources professional will have to have the very uncomfortable “hygiene conversation.” When the temperature heats up, so...

2018 Brought Increased Sexual Harassment Charges

On April 10, 2019, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released its full fiscal year enforcement statistics on discrimination and harassment charges brought in 2018....

EEOC Respondent Portal Reopened

Employers with deadlines to respond to Charges of Discrimination filed with the EEOC received a de facto extension of time when the federal government partially...

No EEOC Quorum to Start Year

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has started 2019 with only two members, leaving it without a quorum. Daniel Gade, White House nominee, withdrew his...