New York City Mayor Signs "Ban the Box" Legislation in the Law

It's official: New York City has banned the box for private employers, becoming the biggest city yet to take that step i...

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New York City Moves to Ban the Box for All Employers

The Fair Chance hiring movement appears to have scored a real coup, as New York City moves ahead with a plan to "ban the...

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City University of New York Employee Stole Money Directly from a Student's Wallet

There's a joke that colleges and universities are shameless about stealing money from students, what with rapidly rising...

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New York County Wonders about Background Checks for Assistant Coroners

Legislators in Cayuga County, New York are wondering whether or not they should implement background checks for assistan...

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Posting and Notice Requirements for New York’s Article 23-A

Article 23-A of New York’s Correction Law (§§750-755), relates to licensure and employment of persons previously convict...

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New York Restricts Access to Some Misdemeanor Records

On March 31, 2014, the New York Office of Court Administration announced that – effective April 1, 2014 – it will no lon...

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