Google Inc.'s pay data dispute with the Labor Department is showing no signs of being resolved after an administrative law judge May 2 declined to dismiss the department’s lawsuit against the company (OFCCP v. Google, Inc., Dep’t of Labor A.L.J., No. 2017-OFC-00004, order denying motion to dismiss 5/2/17).

Labor Department Regional Director Janette Wipper dropped somewhat of a bombshell last month when she told Administrative Law Judge Steven Berlin that the department had already uncovered “systemic compensation disparities...