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Adverse Action: A Guide for Employers

Posted in Events, News & Events on 01/07/2015

FCRA class action suits are on the rise with nearly 30 filed during the first half of 2014. Do you want your company name to appear in a headline like these? The FCRA is both the simplest with which to comply and the easiest to mess up. Denying an applicant…

FCRA 101

Posted in News Articles on 12/12/2012

There have been several stories in the news over the past year about background checks – some good and some not so good.  But did you know that while background screening companies are required to follow the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), companies who work with third party screening companies,…

FCRA Notices Update

Posted in News & Events, News Articles on 09/26/2012

Recent legislation has transferred the interpreting of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) rules and forms from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).  As a result of that, the FCRA notices that must be given to both our clients and their applicants need to…