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Review the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's website, specifically the section regarding laws as they apply to small businesses. Is there anything on this site that surprised you? Why are small businesses treated differently than large businesses? Why would laws differentiate between the two?

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Why are small businesses treated differently than large businesses?

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There are primarily two U.S. governmental agencies responsible for enforcing EEO laws. They are the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP). In this assignment we will focus on the EEOC, and in Module 2 we will look at the OFCCP.

Integrate your responses to the following as you prepare your paper:

1) Under law, employers must meet reasonable accommodation expectations concerning religion and disability.

2) What, specifically and succinctly, are these expectations?

3) Who enforces these expectations?

4) Provide two specific private sector workplace examples of reasonable accommodations, stating employers by name.

The paper should be 2-3 pages, not counting the cover and reference pages.

Assignment Expectations:

Demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the relevant issues and HRM actions, drawing on your background reading and research.

Information Literacy: Evaluate resources and select only library/Web-based resources that provide reliable, substantiated information.

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