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; 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…

Decision: Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins

In its long-awaited decision on Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, the United…
employment background screening, data,

New Threat Emerging in FCRA Litigation

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia…
employment background screening, litigation, FCRA

Litigation Update: It’s All Fun and Games Until the FCRA Gets Violated

Dave & Buster’s is the latest company under fire for allegedly…
employment background screening, data breach, OPM, identity theft

Former USIS Employees File Suit

In September 2014, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management terminated…
identity theft, employment background screening, OPM,

Fallout Continues in Wake of OPM Data Breach

In early June of 2015, two major security breaches at the Office…
employment background screening, FCRA, Supreme Court, Spokeo

Worlds are Colliding: Spokeo and the Supreme Court

In 2010, Thomas Robins filed a class-action lawsuit against a…