fair chance act, background screening

New York City Expands Fair Chance Employment Ordinance

A new amendment to New York City’s Fair Chance Act significantly expands ban the box legislation. The changes will affec...

Questions and Answers, employee background checks, background screening

Why Background Screening Is Important

Most modern employers conduct employee background checks as part of their hiring protocol. A 2018 survey conducted by th...

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Industry News, COVID-19, background screening

Adapting to the Realities of Job Screening During a Pandemic

If there was a talent crunch before the outbreak of COVID-19, its severity has doubled since. For employers, the challen...

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Industry News, FCRA, gig economy, background screening, independent contractor

Federal Court Rule Raises Questions about the FCRA in the Gig Economy

How does the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) apply to independent contractor roles? A recent federal court ruling out o...

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