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EEO and Lawful Hiring

EEO and Lawful Hiring


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Target Audience
Prerequisites
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Overview/Description
As a manager, it's essential to use recruitment strategies that attract the right candidates, but it's just as important to avoid discrimination in hiring, both intentionally and unintentionally. In this course, you'll learn about the Equal Employment Opportunity laws that guide your company's recruitment efforts and aid you in carrying out hiring practices that are fair and lawful. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor & Employment Law Group of the law firm of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.

Target Audience
Managers and other individuals who wish to learn about the laws enforced by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
0.2

Lesson Objectives

EEO and Lawful Hiring

  • identify examples of employment actions that are prohibited by Equal Employment Opportunity laws
  • recognize precise definitions of key EEO terms
  • recognize and define EEO requirements and terminology
  • Course Number:
    lchr_01_b93_lc_enus