August 9, 2016 - DFEH settles housing discrimination case on behalf of 85 year old tenant with disabilities.
May 11, 2016 - DFEH Creates Task Force to Study Sexual Harassment in the Workplace.
April 15, 2016 - DFEH issues new fact sheet on workplace rights for members of the military and veterans.
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SUMMER HONORS PROGRAM
The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH), seeks law students with a passion for enforcing the civil rights laws protecting people in the most populous and diverse state in the country. Apply through March 15, 2016 for summer 2016 opportunities. Click here for more details.
DFEH TRIBAL CONSULTATION POLICY
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NOTICE: May 13, 2016
Due to system maintenance, the DFEH's on-line complaint system, Houdini, will be intermittently off-line from May 14 @11:00 PM (PST) to May 15 @3:00 AM (PST).
NOTICE: FEBRUARY 19, 2016
From January 8th, 2016, to February 12, 2016, the link on the Fair Employment and Housing Council’s website to subscribe to Council Notices was not working properly. If you received an email indicating “There is no DFEHlist on this server,” please go back to the Council’s page (http://www.dfeh.ca.gov/FEHCouncil.htm) and re-subscribe to the Fair Employment and Housing Council Notices.
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