Target to Review Screening Policies in Wake of Claims of Bias

In early April 2018, retail giant Target agreed to revisit its…
employment background screening, NAPBS, ban the box, Fair Chance Act, New York

NAPBS and NYCCHR Clash Over Interpretation

“All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.” -George…
employment background screening, California, ban the box

California Facing New Employment Laws in 2018

There are a number of new employment laws going into effect for…
employment background screening, credit checks, legislation

New Legislation to Restrict Use of Credit Information in Employment Screening

In the wake of one of the largest data breaches in history, legislation…
employment background screening; fair credit reporting act; FCRA; applicant rights; litigation

Seeing Double Has Avis in Trouble

Auto rental company Avis is the latest in a long line of companies…
employment background screening, FCRA, lawsuit, Starbucks

Starbucks in Hot Water Over Background Checks?

America’s favorite coffee house may be in hot water over recent…
employment background screening; credit reports; experian, transunion, equifax,

New Rules Might Boost Your Credit Score

If you have ever pulled a credit report for yourself or an employee,…
employment background screening, drug testing, marijuana legalization

The State of Marijuana

The only thing bigger than Presidential nominees Clinton and…
employment background screening, fingerprinting, Uber, Eric Holder

Eric Holder Weighs in on Fingerprinting and Uber

Eric Holder, former United States Attorney General, has taken…