Labor Department Meets With Finance Sector to Avoid Bad Blood

April 9, 2019, 7:48 PM

The Labor Department’s contractor watchdog wants a good relationship with the financial sector, where exorbitant salaries and some old-school corporate cultures could put it at odds with the DOL agency.

“Obviously, I’m concerned about something that’s been called an old boys’ club,” Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs Director Craig Leen told Bloomberg Law. “The ultimate goal of this administration is to get equal employment as soon as possible.”

The OFCCP hosted a town hall-style meeting in New York City’s financial district to engage the industry in a dialogue similar to past meetings with the technology sector in California and ...

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