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The Law of Equal Employment Opportunity

Course Number
CO100
Gain the latest in-depth information on federal, state and local EEO and AA laws, guidelines and court decisions. Discuss the impact of discrimination, reasonable accommodations, harassment, medical conditions, leaves and retaliation on an organization’s policies, procedures, and daily operations. Learn about the interplay of EEO, AA and, diversity & inclusion.

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Understanding the impact and importance of EEO laws in the context of your daily work is critical to your success.

In this course, you will discuss EEO/affirmative action laws and obligations of employers; recent legislation and court decisions; guidelines; compliance agencies' interpretations; and the impact of EEO laws on an organization's policies, procedures, and day-to-day operations. Online networking opportunities will be available.

Key Course Takeaways

  • Examine the scope of employment laws that impact organizations, including strategies and preventive actions related to legal issues and policies
  • Identify questions to ask about potential legal issues and their relationships to policies
  • Discuss the impact of recent legislation and court cases defining employer-employee rights and obligations
  • Discuss case scenarios with practical implications of the laws in day-to-day HR operations
  • Review best practices and cases from employment lawyers
  • Apply new concepts and skills through small and whole group case-study role plays, activities with feedback, discussions, Q&A, and sharing of best practices

Who Should Enroll

  • Entry-level to senior HR professionals
  • Global HR managers
  • Employee relations managers
  • Generalists seeking to move into a specialized role
  • EEO, compliance and security professionals conducting internal employee-related investigations

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