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Clarity on Affirmative Action Case Will Have to Wait

June 25, 2013
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The Supreme Court sent back Fisher v. University of Texas to the lower courts June 24, meaning it could be a while before this case carries any serious implications for affirmative action programs.
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High Court Affirmative Action Case Could Have Workplace Implications

June 5, 2013
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The forthcoming ruling from the Supreme Court on Fisher v. University of Texas is unpredictable and carries the potential to negatively affect the legality of affirmative action.
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New Rules on Hiring Veterans, Disabled Unnecessary: Report

August 9, 2012
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The OFCCP has proposed regulations intended to strengthen the requirements in hiring veterans who are protected under the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974.
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A Look Back at Nicholas Katzenbach's Recent Interview With Workforce Management

May 10, 2012
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In what might have been his last interview, Nicholas Katzenbach, who died May 8, 2012, spoke to Workforce Management contributor Matthew Heller on the phone about his thoughts on the Civil Rights Act and the difficulty both the Kennedy and Johnson administrations had in getting it through Congress.
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The Fight for Rights: An Interview With Nicholas Katzenbach

April 10, 2012
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As part of our 90th anniversary, Workforce Management is talking to some of the people and organizations that helped influence today's workplace. In this installment, Workforce Management contributor Matthew Heller talks with former U.S. Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach about the development of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the problems the Kennedy and Johnson administrations faced, and how the legislation has evolved and how successful it has been over the years.
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The Dream, the Reality: Civil Rights in the '60s and Today

April 10, 2012
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To celebrate Workforce Management's 90th anniversary, we're running a series of articles looking at important workforce-related issues with a then-and-now theme. This installment examines civil rights in the 1960s and today. Next month, we look at the 1970s and women in the workforce.
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Rule Would Require Federal Contractors to Hire More Disabled Workers

December 9, 2011
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Contractors and subcontractors would have to reach 7 percent within each of their job groups rather than within its workforce as a whole.
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Event Calendar April—June, 2009

August 11, 2009
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Event Calendar April—June, 2009
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C-Suite June

August 11, 2009
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C-Suite June
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