Tag: Equal Employment Opportunity Commision

On April 10, 2019, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released detailed breakdowns for the 76,418 charges of workplace discrimination the agency received in fiscal year 2018. The comprehensive enforcement and litigation statistics for FY 2018, which ended September 30, 2018, are posted on the agency’s website, which also includes detailed breakdown of charges by…

Question: Can an employer advertise and hire for women-only in any kind of job? Answer: It is our understanding that employer gender preferences for certain positions are reviewed with some frequency by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and we have received questions on the ThinkHR Hotline from our clients about the available exceptions for gender-specific  employees most…