America's Job Exchange to Host Webinar Designed to Help Employers Prepare for New OFCCP Compliance DevelopmentsMay 24 Event Will Feature Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani, Senior Associate for Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and Accomplished Author and Speaker on OFCCP Compliance
ANDOVER, MA, May 21, 2012 - America's Job Exchange (AJE), the leading destination for employers seeking best-in-class recruitment advertising and regulatory compliance solutions, announced today that they will be hosting a webinar entitled "The OFCCP's New Compliance Developments: What You Need to Do to Get Your Organization Prepared." The event scheduled for Thursday, May 24 at 1:00pm EST is co-sponsored by Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and will feature Senior Associate Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani, an accomplished author on topics related to the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program (OFCCP). Employers can register for the event here.
Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani is widely recognized as an authority on OFFCP compliance issues, having delivered numerous briefings and speeches on behalf of Fulbright & Jaworski. She is a board member and the legal liaison for the San Antonio Industry Liaison Group (SAILG) and regularly advises Fulbright & Jaworski clients on OFCCP compliance and affirmative action issues. Shafeeqa develops affirmative action plans for employers and has represented several clients during the OFCCP audit process.
"The OFCCP's New Compliance Developments: What You Need to Do to Get Your Organization Prepared" will shed light on the OFCCP's recent increase in activity and the introduction of new aggressive compliance initiatives. Shafeeqa will explain the OFCCP's new proposals with regards to affirmative action towards individuals with disabilities and veterans, and provide a comprehensive overview of how pay audits are being handled by the OFCCP. Rathin Sinha, President of America's Job Exchange, will join Shafeeqa to offer practical tips and concrete solutions for what organizations need to do prepare for an audit, or handle a current audit. The presentation will be followed by Q&A.
"We are very pleased to provide this opportunity to our clients and recruiters managing OFCCP compliance for their organizations," said Rathin. "Shafeeqa is an important voice in the industry, and with her applied knowledge and experience she can offer attendees a great deal of insight into the OFCCP compliance process and what they need to do to be prepared."
About America's Job Exchange
America's Job Exchange is a pioneering job search and online recruitment website specialized in diversity-focused mid-level jobs. Thousands of employers, large and small, use AJE for recruitment sourcing solutions, diversity branding, and an industry-leading OFCCP compliance solution that includes services for VEVRAA/JVA job listing requirements. For more information visit us at www.americasjobexchange.com.
About Fulbright & Jaworski LLP
Fulbright & Jaworski, a full-service international law firm, serves the needs of businesses, governments, non-profit organization and individual clients around the world. Fulbright is one of the largest law firms in the United States with nearly 900 lawyers and more than 60 practice areas. There are 17 Fulbright offices worldwide, with international locations in Beijing, London, Munich, Hong Kong, Dubai, and Riyadh. Fulbright has a growing list of honors for its representation of businesses, governments, non-profit organizations and individual clients around the world, as well as for excellence in the legal profession.