Juanita (Nita) Beecher

Counsel - Fortney & Scott, LLC

Nita Beecher is a nationally recognized expert on Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) matters.  She is Counsel to Fortney & Scott, LLC with a focus on OFCCP regulatory affairs. Ms. Beecher’s primary focus is labor and employment law with substantial experience with class investigations by the EEOC and OFCCP.  She has more than 40 years of experience in labor and employment law particularly with class investigations by the OFCCP and the EEOC.  A member of the St. Louis ILG where she presents regularly, Ms. Beecher has presented at nearly every NILG since 2004.

3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Tuesday - REGULAR CONFERENCE Tuesday, July 26

Workshop 1

Pay Data Reporting Returns--What Does That Mean for Employers?
Nita Beecher (FortneyScott)

Employers subject to EEOC’s EEO-1 Report can expect a revised pay data collection to determine whether women or minorities are being underpaid relative to whites and males.  During this session, participants will learn the NAS Panel conclusions on the quality of EEO-1 Component 2 and recommendations for future collections; what the likely timelines and requirements are of EEOC’s proposed pay data collection; how employers should use pay data collection requirements to assess their trends; and recommendations for next steps