The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) invites you to attend a conference entitled “Protecting American Workers”, addressing the rights of workers and employer obligations under the federal laws and regulations on Thursday, November 10, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The purpose of the OFCCP is to enforce, for the benefit of job seekers and wage earners, the contractual promise of affirmative action and equal employment opportunity required of those who do business with the Federal government.  This conference will feature presentations from several federal and state agencies including the OFCCP, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), U. S. Department of Labor Wage & Hour Division, California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR), and Employment Development Department (EDD).

The event details are below.  This event will be held at the Tri-Counties Regional Center Annex Building, at 505 E. Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, California 93103.  Both the event and parking are free.  Please RSVP to Carolyn M. Menchyk at by November 7th to reserve your space.  We look forward to your participation at this event.

“Protecting American Workers”
Please join us and hear from the experts and agency representatives address current employment
issues and best practices. This conference will feature presentations from the following Federal
and State agencies:
–   U.S. Dept. of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and Wage & Hour
–   Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
–   California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)
–   Employment Development Department (EDD)
Thursday, November 10, 2011
Meet & Greet: 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Tri-Counties Regional Center Annex Building
505 E. Montecito Street Santa Barbara, California 93103 (805) 884-7275
*Both the event & parking (street & lot) are free.
* Lunch is on your own.
Space is limited. Please RSVP by November 7th to Carolyn