The National Employment Law Project (NELP), a nonprofit research and employment advocacy group, released a report in March of this year that claims to have uncovered employment discrimination cases involving employment criminal background checks and …READ MORE
You may recall the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAA). Effective Jan 1, 2009 the ADAAA made a number of significant changes to the definition of “disability.” In turn, it also required the EEOC to …READ MORE
We don’t know anyone who would spend $40,000 buying a luxury car just because the salesman claimed it was a good deal. Yet employers hire people basically taking their word for their background and skills …READ MORE
In what could become the largest-ever employer-related settlement claim, a Federal Court judge ruled that school bus contractor, First Student, is part of a proposed $5.9 million settlement fixed to criminal background checks that were …READ MORE
Not to be opportunists but the recent bus accident in New York is salient example of what can happen to a company when an employee is implicated negatively and there is loss of life. When …READ MORE
Inspector General Releases Report, “Nursing Facilities’ Employment of Individuals with Criminal Convictions"
Findings offer important implications for criminal background checks at nursing facilities
At the request of a member of Congress, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently released the results of its evaluation of Medicare and Medicaid …
We frequently read of negligent suits brought on by claimants who contend they were injured in some way by an accused subject whose owed duty of care was not upheld. In other words, individuals, …READ MORE
Ronald Reagan once famously said that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are: “I'm from the government and I'm here to help.” I’m betting a leadership team in Denver isn’t feeling particularly …READ MORE
A unanimous ruling in the privacy rights case brought by JPL scientists and researchers says background checks conducted by NASA are appropriate.
Announced earlier this month, the case of NASA v Nelson resulted in a unanimous …
Fleet Alert® is an affordable automated solution to easily monitor driver records and backgrounds for improved safety and fleet management.
Today we announced the release of our latest background screening solution for the transportation industry. …READ MORE