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July 29, 2014 A comprehensive & legally compliant background check is a great tool that compan...
A comprehensive & legally compliant background check is a great tool that companies should use when hiring. http://ow.ly/zHY3A


No easy answers exist for proper use of background checks
www.tallahassee.com
The U.S. Department of Justice estimates that more than 25 percent of adults in the United States have a criminal history. That can pose a major
July 28, 2014 U.S. Congress debating law to require expanded background checks for school job...
U.S. Congress debating law to require expanded background checks for school job applicants. http://ow.ly/zF1AN #backgroundchecks


Bill would stiffen school background checks
www.toledoblade.com
WASHINGTON — A year ago, Sens. Pat Toomey and Joe Manchin struck a background-checks deal that appeared to offer the best chance for lawmakers to...
July 25, 2014 Why aren't carnivals & fairs required to run employee background checks? Good q...
Why aren't carnivals & fairs required to run employee background checks? Good question. http://ow.ly/zxFWM #backgroundchecks


Why aren't carnivals and fairs required to run worker background checks?
www.katu.com
County fair season is in underway and KATU’s On Your Side Investigators are looking into who’s working around children - and sometimes handling...
July 25, 2014 2 of 4 candidates for County Board of Commissioners have criminal record. At lea...
2 of 4 candidates for County Board of Commissioners have criminal record. At least informed choices can now be made. http://ow.ly/zxwi6


KALAMAZOO, Mich.: Records show criminal cases for 2 board candidates |...
www.sunherald.com
Records show two of the four candidates seeking the same seat on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners have criminal histories.
July 24, 2014 The conversation about "banning the box" on job applications continues. http://o...
The conversation about "banning the box" on job applications continues. http://ow.ly/zxuJU #backgroundchecks


Should job applications ask about criminal records?
www.cincinnati.com
Seen as barrier to employment for people with previous convictions
July 24, 2014 Illinois passes 'ban the box' legislation prohibiting criminal history questions...
Illinois passes 'ban the box' legislation prohibiting criminal history questions on applications. http://ow.ly/zxtws #backgroundchecks


Illinois Passes Ban-the-Box Legislation Limiting Employers’ Criminal...
www.natlawreview.com
A new Illinois law prohibits employers from inquiring into a prospective employee’s criminal background on its application or during the early...
July 24, 2014 Minnesota home caregiver background check proposal creates questions. http://ow....
Minnesota home caregiver background check proposal creates questions. http://ow.ly/zxt7L #backgroundchecks


Background Check Proposal Draws Mixed Reaction
www.kaaltv.com
The law will expand criminal background checks for new workers who care for children, people with disabilities and the elderly.
July 24, 2014 AutoZone facing lawsuit from EEOC over alleged racial discrimination. http://ow....
AutoZone facing lawsuit from EEOC over alleged racial discrimination. http://ow.ly/zxrYE


EEOC Sues AutoZone for Race Discrimination - Kansas City infoZine
www.infozine.com
fifty Years After the Adoption of the Civil Rights Act, a Major Employer Transferring an Employee Simply Because of His Race and then Firing Him...
July 23, 2014 Four things to expect during an on-site visit from EEOC. http://ow.ly/zutdx
Four things to expect during an on-site visit from EEOC. http://ow.ly/zutdx


Four Things To Expect During An EEOC On-Site Visit | The National Law...
www.natlawreview.com
An employee or ex-employee files a discrimination charge against your company with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”). You file a...
July 23, 2014 EEOC issues guidance on pregnancy discrimination. http://ow.ly/zusTj
EEOC issues guidance on pregnancy discrimination. http://ow.ly/zusTj


EEOC guidance on pregnancy discrimination addresses reasonable...
www.lexology.com
On July 14, 2014, the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") issued enforcement guidance addressing protections afforded to…
July 14, 2014 City of Portland has removed criminal history question from applications. http:/...
City of Portland has removed criminal history question from applications. http://ow.ly/z8o4Y #backgroundchecks


Portland removes criminal history section from most job applications in...
www.oregonlive.com
Portland tweaked its job application so prospective employees don't have to divulge their criminal records, a policy change city leaders say...
July 10, 2014 PA University System will mandate background checks for employees who come into...
PA University System will mandate background checks for employees who come into contact with minors while on campus. http://ow.ly/z0s2r


State System Schools to require background screenings for employees,...
fox43.com
Dedicated to the safety and security of the thousands of pre-school, elementary, middle and high school aged children who participate in programs...
July 10, 2014 Healthcare company settles EEOC litigation regarding alleged discrimination over...
Healthcare company settles EEOC litigation regarding alleged discrimination over ADA. http://ow.ly/z0rc6 #ADA


Princeton HealthCare System Settles EEOC Suit | Town Topics
www.towntopics.com
Princeton HealthCare System will pay $1.35 million to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit brought four years ago by the United States Equal...
July 7, 2014 EEOC files lawsuit over English only requirement by Wisconsin company. http://ow...
EEOC files lawsuit over English only requirement by Wisconsin company. http://ow.ly/yRt8r


Feds Sue Wisconsin Company For Requiring Its Employees To Speak English
dailycaller.com
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a Wisconsin plastics manufacturer for requiring its employees to speak English, Judicial...
July 7, 2014 Read how a bag of chips cost Walgreen a $180,000 discrimination judgement from E...
Read how a bag of chips cost Walgreen a $180,000 discrimination judgement from EEOC. http://ow.ly/yRkb9


A $1.39 bag of chips cost Walgreen $180,000
www.chicagobusiness.com
Drugstore chain Walgreen Co. agreed to pay $180,000 to a diabetic employee who was fired after eating a $1.39 bag of chips before paying for it...
July 7, 2014 San Antonio company decides to drop appeal of court decision over racial harassm...
San Antonio company decides to drop appeal of court decision over racial harassment case with EEOC. http://ow.ly/yRjIC


AA Foundry drops appeal of EEOC harassment case — Business Management...
www.businessmanagementdaily.com
A San Antonio ironworks has decided to drop its two-year-old fight with the EEOC over allegations that it harassed black workers. In 2012, a jury...
June 30, 2014 EEOC & FTC provide tips for employers and applicants regarding use of background...
EEOC & FTC provide tips for employers and applicants regarding use of background checks. http://ow.ly/yByMs


EEOC, FTC Provide Tips on Use of Employment Background Checks | The...
www.natlawreview.com
The FTC often looks to the EEOC for advice and assistance on issues related to the various laws, executive orders, and regulatory guidelines that...
June 30, 2014 NJ 'ban the box' bill has been sent to Gov. Christie's desk for his signature. h...
NJ 'ban the box' bill has been sent to Gov. Christie's desk for his signature. http://ow.ly/yBoXE #backgroundchecks


Bill to ban initially asking about job applicants' criminal records...
www.nj.com
The state Senate and Assembly today both passed the “Opportunity to Compete Act,” (A1999) a bill more than two years in the making. Supporters said...
June 27, 2014 Salon in Atlanta area facing EEOC lawsuit over disability discrimination. http:...
Salon in Atlanta area facing EEOC lawsuit over disability discrimination. http://ow.ly/ywhFK


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June 25, 2014 Leader of charter schools resigns after criminal past comes to light. No crimin...
Leader of charter schools resigns after criminal past comes to light. No criminal background check was done. http://ow.ly/yrhZu


Charter leader with criminal past didn't undergo background check in...
www.nola.com
Michael Sharpe, executive director of FUSE, stepped down after it came to light that he had a criminal past
June 23, 2014 Dallas County may have hired temps that didn't have background check. Very bad i...
Dallas County may have hired temps that didn't have background check. Very bad idea. http://ow.ly/ylvv2 #backgroundchecks


Temps with criminal pasts slip by Dallas County officials
www.dallasnews.com
Contractors don’t always catch criminal records, and county officials say they sometimes don’t know about temps’ histories.
June 23, 2014 EEOC brings lawsuit alleging gender and age discrimination against medical devic...
EEOC brings lawsuit alleging gender and age discrimination against medical device company. http://ow.ly/ylu7C #backgroundchecks


EEOC sues medical device firm for age, sex discrimination — Business...
www.businessmanagementdaily.com
The EEOC alleges Chanhassen-based PMT Corp. discriminated against older and female applicants for company sales positions. In a law­­suit filed in...
June 18, 2014 New bill in NJ would require family day care operators to undergo criminal backg...
New bill in NJ would require family day care operators to undergo criminal background checks. http://ow.ly/ybl2T #backgroundchecks


Turner Bill Requiring Family Day Care Providers to Undergo Criminal...
insurancenewsnet.com
The New Jersey Senate Democrats issued the following news release:. Family day care providers would be required to undergo criminal background...
June 18, 2014 Little League set to revise background check processes after discovery that a vo...
Little League set to revise background check processes after discovery that a volunteer was registered sex offender. http://ow.ly/yb9Od


Beckley Little League revises background checks
www.therepublic.com
Beckley Little League has revised its background check process after discovering that a registered sex offender was a volunteer.
June 17, 2014 Verifying work history is essential, as a school district is finding out. http:...
Verifying work history is essential, as a school district is finding out. http://ow.ly/y94eZ #backgroundchecks


Fairview crowd calls for board president's resignation over...
www.cleveland.com
Residents came out in force Monday night to voice their disappointment with Fairview Park City Schools Board of Education President Joseph...
June 17, 2014 Going to SHRM 2014 Conference & Exposition in Orlando next week? We'll be there....
Going to SHRM 2014 Conference & Exposition in Orlando next week? We'll be there. Visit Booth 3079 and say hello and learn more about the employee background check services we offer.


June 16, 2014 EEOC has targeted companies over language used in severance agreements. http://o...
EEOC has targeted companies over language used in severance agreements. http://ow.ly/y6eQy


Recent EEOC attacks on employee severance agreements and implications...
www.lexology.com
In its strategic enforcement plan for 2013-2016, the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced that it would "target…
June 16, 2014 Company faces lawsuit from EEOC over alleged religious discrimination. overhttp...
Company faces lawsuit from EEOC over alleged religious discrimination. overhttp://ow.ly/y6ed9


EEOC Sues United Health Programs of America and Parent Company for...
insurancenewsnet.com
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued the following news release:. A Syosset, N.Y.- based health network violated federal law when it...
June 12, 2014 There is no substitute for a complete & legally compliant background screening s...
There is no substitute for a complete & legally compliant background screening service for your organization. http://ow.ly/xVDem


About IntelliCorp - Provider of National Background Checks & Employment...
www.intellicorp.net
IntelliCorp provides you with a full suite of background check services and offerings to benefit your organization. Discover more about IntelliCorp...
June 12, 2014 Los Angeles considering whether to 'ban the box'. Would be largest city to do so...
Los Angeles considering whether to 'ban the box'. Would be largest city to do so. http://ow.ly/xVskW #backgroundchecks


L.A. leaders ask employers not to reject people with criminal records
www.latimes.com
So people with criminal records are not automatically rejected when they apply for jobs, Los Angeles City Councilman Curren Price proposed Friday...

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