News & Blog Top Banner

Our Latest Updates on Facebook

Keeping You Current

Our industry technology and regulations change frequently and fast. It's important for you to have the latest news and information so you make smart and safe hiring and recruiting decisions.

NewsPress ReleasesFacebook UpdatesTab

October 29, 2014 Resume fraud is real & hurts companies. http://ow.ly/DtUwu Must verify work & e...
Resume fraud is real & hurts companies. http://ow.ly/DtUwu Must verify work & educational history. #BackgroundChecks


Resume Fakery Is Rampant and Global, Can Cause Myriad Problems for...
www.bna.com
Oct. 21 The problem of resume fraud is a perennial headache for HR and as fresh as the latest headlines.
October 28, 2014 EEOC case against CVS dismissed based on procedural grounds. http://ow.ly/DtTf5
EEOC case against CVS dismissed based on procedural grounds. http://ow.ly/DtTf5


EEOC Loses on Procedural Grounds in Hotly Contested Case Challenging CVS...
www.natlawreview.com
Employers should continue to proceed with caution despite the recent pro-employer decision in EEOC v. CVS Pharmacy, Inc., a closely-watched case in...
October 27, 2014 Study shows great many CEOs receive less background than recent grads. http://ow...
Study shows great many CEOs receive less background than recent grads. http://ow.ly/DpOCt Complete #BackgroundChecks should be done.


Good Grief: Study Shows Many CEOs Get Less Background Checking Than...
www.forbes.com
It's not often you come across survey data that stops you in your tracks, but this did: 45% of HR leaders know organizations where CEOs receive...
October 24, 2014 Does the standard severance agreement violate employee's rights under Title VII?...
Does the standard severance agreement violate employee's rights under Title VII? http://ow.ly/DhQz3


Title VII Severance Agreement Issue Remains in Legal Limbo: Judge Tosses...
www.employmentmattersblog.com
Written by Daniel Long Last month, we reported that an Illinois district court judge threw out the EEOC?s controversial lawsuit against CVS seeking...
October 21, 2014 Dollar General settles class action lawsuit over alleged FCRA violations when co...
Dollar General settles class action lawsuit over alleged FCRA violations when conducting background checks. http://ow.ly/D6pHa


Dollar General $4M Background Checks Settlement Reached
topclassactions.com
A $4 million settlement was reached with Dollar General over background checks it allegedly performed on job applicants in violation of federal law.
October 21, 2014 Things to do and consider when running a tenant check. http://ow.ly/D69XE #back...
Things to do and consider when running a tenant check. http://ow.ly/D69XE #backgroundchecks


What Should Landlords Look for in a Tenant Background Check?
www.nuwireinvestor.com
If you are taking on the landlord role for the first time, you need to understand why the tenant screening process is so complicated and what you...
October 21, 2014 After heart attack, employer refused to rehire employee. EEOC has filed a lawsu...
After heart attack, employer refused to rehire employee. EEOC has filed a lawsuit on his behalf for disability discrimination. http://ow.ly/D65d4


EEOC sues Minneapolis manufacturer for disability bias — Business...
www.businessmanagementdaily.com
A Minneapolis conveyor-belt company faces a disability discrimination suit after it allegedly refused to rehire an employee after he had a heart...
October 16, 2014 5 ways to prevent workplace violence. Hint: utilizing comprehensive background c...
5 ways to prevent workplace violence. Hint: utilizing comprehensive background checks is one of them. http://ow.ly/CSzsq


Five tips on preventing workplace violence
employerlinc.com
Acts of workplace violence have, unfortunately, become all too common. Workplace violence can include anything from minor physical altercations and...
October 9, 2014 EEOC was sued by company after sending out email to employees & former employees...
EEOC was sued by company after sending out email to employees & former employees. Case dismissed by judge. http://ow.ly/Cw7Bu


Manufacturer lacks standing to sue over EEOC email blast | Lexology
www.lexology.com
In a move that could have considerable ramifications for future discrimination claims, a federal judge has dismissed a manufacturer's lawsuit against…
October 8, 2014 City Council for city of Atlanta passes a 'ban the box' measure affecting city h...
City Council for city of Atlanta passes a 'ban the box' measure affecting city hiring. http://ow.ly/CsqWW


Atlanta City Council approves “Ban the Box” legislation
newpittsburghcourieronline.com
The Atlanta City Council approved an ordinance Monday expanding efforts to eliminate discrimination against potential applicants for jobs with the...
October 8, 2014 Home health care agency facing EEOC lawsuit for GINA violation by asking for fam...
Home health care agency facing EEOC lawsuit for GINA violation by asking for family medical history in application. http://ow.ly/Cr6hq


EEOC Sues Home Care Agency for GINA Violation - Genetic Information...
www.natlawreview.com
On September 17, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) issued a press release announcing it is suing BNV Home Care Agency,...
October 7, 2014 Lawmakers and University officials in VA reviewing background policies for stude...
Lawmakers and University officials in VA reviewing background policies for students in lieu of recent abduction. http://ow.ly/CoyGd


Lawmakers say it's time to review way colleges conduct background checks
www.dailypress.com
The recent allegations against former Christopher Newport University football player Jesse Matthew Jr. have raised questions about the amount of...
October 6, 2014 Minnesota DHS augments their background check program with fingerprinting & phot...
Minnesota DHS augments their background check program with fingerprinting & photographs. http://ow.ly/CleeU


Minnesota DHS modernizes its background-check procedures — Business...
www.businessmanagementdaily.com
Using a $3 million federal grant, the Minnesota Department of Human Services will implement new practices for running background checks on...
October 1, 2014 Texas Roadhouse has filed a lawsuit against the EEOC pertaining to current age d...
Texas Roadhouse has filed a lawsuit against the EEOC pertaining to current age discrimination case. http://ow.ly/C9QVo


Texas Roadhouse suing EEOC in regard to age-discrimination claims -...
www.bizjournals.com
Texas Roadhouse today filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, alleging that the organization has refused to...
September 30, 2014 Check out the IntelliCorp blog for the latest news affecting the background scre...
Check out the IntelliCorp blog for the latest news affecting the background screening industry and employers. http://ow.ly/C6YqU


IntelliCorp Information Center Blog
www.intellicorp.net
IntelliCorp Information Center - Keeping you Current
September 26, 2014 U.S. House Panel considering 3 separate bills aimed at creating more accountabil...
U.S. House Panel considering 3 separate bills aimed at creating more accountability & transparency within EEOC. http://ow.ly/BZ7yN


EEOC faces criticism from House panel studying transparency measures
www.businessinsurance.com
Risk management in theory and practice, including evolving risk strategies, risk financing, the risk management profession, risk analytics and core...
September 25, 2014 EEOC sues health care facility for alleged GINA violation. (Gender Information N...
EEOC sues health care facility for alleged GINA violation. (Gender Information Non-Discrimination Act) http://ow.ly/BVP05


EEOC Now Using GINA To Target Health Care Facility - Employment and HR -...
www.mondaq.com
24 Sep 2014 - United States - Employment and HR - EEOC Now Using GINA To Target Health Care Facility - Fox Rothschild LLP - The EEOC just sued a...
September 24, 2014 EEOC lawsuit against CVS over severance agreement language dismissed. http://ow...
EEOC lawsuit against CVS over severance agreement language dismissed. http://ow.ly/BRvnX


Judge in Chicago Dismisses EEOC Suit Challenging CVS Health's Severance...
www.bna.com
Sept. 19 A federal judge in Chicago Sept. 18 dismissed the Equal Employment Opportunity Commissions controversial lawsuit against CVS Health which...
September 23, 2014 Tips on how employers should respond to an EEOC notice regarding allegations of...
Tips on how employers should respond to an EEOC notice regarding allegations of discrimination. http://ow.ly/BOJNL


Labor Law: Responding to the EEOC
www.timesdispatch.com
If your business receives a notice that an employee has filed a charge regarding discrimination, here's what you should do.
September 22, 2014 U.S. Sen. Toomey attempting to force Congress to vote on background screening bi...
U.S. Sen. Toomey attempting to force Congress to vote on background screening bill for school employees. http://ow.ly/BMKRH


Pat Toomey holds up child care bill to force action on background-check...
www.mcall.com
– His colleagues haven't responded to his urgent requests, and now U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey has taken a legislative hostage.
September 19, 2014 EEOC continues to focus on pregnancy discrimination in the workplace. http://ow....
EEOC continues to focus on pregnancy discrimination in the workplace. http://ow.ly/BGVME


EEOC sues Washington fruit grower over firing
www.capitalpress.com
An East Wenatchee tree fruit grower has run afoul the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for allegedly violating law by firing an...
September 18, 2014 Walmart executive caught claiming college degree he didn't have. http://ow.ly/BE...
Walmart executive caught claiming college degree he didn't have. http://ow.ly/BE0XH Lying on resume never pays off. #backgroundcheck


Wal-Mart spokesman resigns after résumé discovery
www.cnbc.com
Wal-Mart's vice president of corporate communications is leaving after a background check revealed he hadn't finished his college degree.
September 17, 2014 Two more companies face EEOC litigation over religious discrimination. http://o...
Two more companies face EEOC litigation over religious discrimination. http://ow.ly/BBZWP


Dunkin' Donuts, Food Lion face EEOC religious discrimination lawsuits
ebn.benefitnews.com
While freedom of religious expression has been at the heart of the ACA fight, it can be a more tricky matter when it comes to the EEOC, as...
September 15, 2014 State of Washington looking to mandate criminal background checks for all employ...
State of Washington looking to mandate criminal background checks for all employees who work at fairs & carnivals. http://ow.ly/BwNot


Fair expands employee background checks, but state politician urges...
www.bellinghamherald.com
The Washington State Fair and its carnival operator Funtastic have expanded employee background checks to include more people. But state Rep. Liz...
September 12, 2014 Schools requiring criminal background checks for volunteers is becoming commonpl...
Schools requiring criminal background checks for volunteers is becoming commonplace. http://ow.ly/Bqxf8 #backgroundchecks


More schools requiring background checks for PTA members, volunteers
citizensvoice.com
ELLEN F. O’CONNELL / TIMES-SHAMROCK The Parent Teacher Association at Fairview Elementary School in the Crestwood School District instituted a...
September 10, 2014 PA legislature still attempting to pass bill expanding mandatory background chec...
PA legislature still attempting to pass bill expanding mandatory background checks for school districts. http://ow.ly/Bkxzj


Senator urges action to expand school background checks
www.daytondailynews.com
It’s another bill collecting dirt in the senate that could keep sexual predators out of your child's classroom.
September 3, 2014 State of Alabama considering legislation to 'ban the box' on job applications. h...
State of Alabama considering legislation to 'ban the box' on job applications. http://ow.ly/B2hqa #backgroundchecks


Should employers be allowed to ask job applicants if they are convicted...
whnt.com
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WHNT) -- Two Democratic Alabama lawmakers want to introduce a bill to "ban the box" — that little square on a job application...
August 28, 2014 These are all good questions to ask an applicant during the interview. http://ow...
These are all good questions to ask an applicant during the interview. http://ow.ly/AP1qL Remember to follow up with #backgroundcheck.


Trusting Your Gut Is Never More Important Than When Picking Your Team
www.entrepreneur.com
A CEO can delegate the process of determining which job candidates are competent but leadership requires making the final call.
August 28, 2014 Companies seeing increase in FCRA class action lawsuits. How can you prevent fro...
Companies seeing increase in FCRA class action lawsuits. How can you prevent from becoming a target? http://ow.ly/AOO20


Employers See an Increase in FCRA Class Action Lawsuits
www.intellicorp.net
FCRA class action lawsuits against employers continue to increase in number. What are the common mistakes employers make and what can they do to...

We are committed to your screening needs.

Read more

 

 

Featured Products

 

Be sure to recruit the best candidates for your business and clients.  Minimize risk. 

Reports BulletLearn More  

Get Started
with IntelliCorp
Today!

Not a customer?
Register Button
Cyan ArrowRequest Free Demo