California Limits Credit Reports

Like most bills restricting the use of credit reports in employment decisions, AB 22 includes categorical exemptions, al...

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backgroundchecks.com Lands on 2011 Inc. 5000 Listing

backgroundchecks.com has been awarded a spot on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies for ...

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Background Screening 201 : Employment and Education Verifications – So Straightforward it Hurts

Good morning folks! Today we turn from the different types of criminal history searches that backgroundchecks.com perfor...

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backgroundchecks.com Legislation and Compliance Update - California Senate Passes AB 22

The California Senate has passed, and the governor is expected to sign, AB 22 limiting the use of consumer credit report...

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Plaintiff need not proof that defendant is a CRA under the FCRA to survive a motion to dismiss

Robins v. Spokeo, Inc., 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 54102 (C.D. Cal. May 11, 2011) Facts:  On January 27, 2011, the Court dism...

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backgroundchecks.com Legislation and Compliance Update - Connecticut Limits Employers’ Use of Credit Reports

With important exceptions, a new Connecticut law prohibits employers from requiring employees to consent to a credit che...

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backgroundchecks.com Legislation and Compliance Update - Louisiana Enacts E-Verify Legislation

backgroundchecks.com Legislation and Compliance Update that On July 1, 2011, Governor Bobby Jindal signed HB 646 into la...

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Connecticut Limits Employers’ Use of Credit Reports

The law is available at http://www.cga.ct.gov/2011/ACT/PA/2011PA-00223-R00SB-00361-PA.htm. The most important part of th...

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Louisiana Enacts E-Verify Legislation

On July 1, 2011, Governor Bobby Jindal signed HB 646 into law, creating Act 402. Act 402 revises Louisiana’s existing im...

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