Dr. Jim Castagnera, Esquire holds a JD and PhD from Case Western Reserve University. His 36 years as a higher education administrator and faculty member included 23 years as Rider University’s Associate Provost and Legal Counsel for Academic Affairs. In that capacity, he managed an extensive portfolio of academic, regulatory, human resource, labor relations, governance, legal and compliance responsibilities. He has published 22 books on human resources and higher education topics. Today, he is the chief consultant for Holland Media Services, freelance writing and communication, consulting, and training organization with offices in Philadelphia and Los Angeles.
This webinar will cover the affirmative action compliance obligations that impact banks, including compliance obligations under Executive Order 11246 (affirmative action for women and minorities), Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (affirmative action for individuals with disabilities), VEVRAA (affirmative action for protected veterans), and Executive Order 13672 (prohibiting discrimination on th..
Employee background checks are an inescapable reality for financial institutions. And while developing and administering an appropriate background check program has always presented tricky compliance issues for banks and credit unions, regulatory and legal developments in this area have made compliance both more challenging and more important.Financial institutions face greater potential challenges and pitf..
As this promotion reached our website, the Coronavirus is sweeping around the globe. Millions are quarantined in Chinese cities, where untold thousands are infected and the acknowledged death toll is climbing into four figures. Thousands of passengers and crew members are under lockdown on luxury cruise ships off the coasts of Japan and New Jersey. And the first cases have been reported in New York City.Ens..
The Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) governs the disclosure of student records and information. If any faculty member, administrator, department, or office maintains records on a student, those records are educational records and must comply with the laws and regulations under FERPA. Often, College and university faculty and administrators are not familiar with the req..