David S. Fryman and Meredith C Swartz
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has extended
the deadline to file VETS-100 Reports for the 2011 cycle until January 15,
2012. This extension follows a previous postponement of the filing deadline due to
problems with the electronic filing system.
No doubt because of those prior technical issues, DOL is
encouraging covered contractors and subcontractors experiencing difficulty
processing their reports through the VETS-100 online reporting application to send their data to
the DOL's VETS-100 Service Desk in paper or electronic file format. Under the
Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA) and its
implementing regulations, covered contractors and subcontractors must submit
VETS-100 or VETS-100A annual reports detailing the number of protected veteran
employees and new hires in their workforce.
If you have questions about the extended deadline,
submission of the reports, or any aspect of the VEVRAA, please contact David S.
Fryman at 215.864.8105 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Meredith C. Swartz at
215.864.8132 or email@example.com, or the Ballard Spahr Labor and
Employment attorney with whom you work.
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