FCRA Compliance
February 26, 2018
New Jersey Passes New Law Banning Salary History Questions

Special Announcement to all New Jersey employers: The state of New Jersey passed a new law called “Executive Order #1”. Governor Phil Murphy signed this order after being sworn in…

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February 22, 2018
New Seattle Ordinance Prohibits Screening Tenants for Criminal Records

Special Announcement to all City of Seattle landlords: Effective February 19, 2018, the City of Seattle, WA will enforce an ordinance that restricts landlords in the city from asking about…

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August 12, 2015
Factors That Help Employers From Facing FCRA Lawsuits

It has been a tough couple of years for HR departments facing hiring litigation. Since 2014, there has been a staggering increase in FCRA Class Action Lawsuits plaguing many employers….

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December 01, 2014
Justifacts Answers Your Compliance Questions

On October 22nd, 2014, Justifacts teamed with Berkshire Associates to present the latest hiring laws as they relate to hiring and best practices during a live webcast. In the event…

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October 14, 2014
Five Steps to Help Avoid an FCRA Class Action Lawsuit on Background Checks

My family recently returned from a trip to the beautiful Indiana Dunes State Park. One of the attractions is a rugged, self-guided, 1.5-mile trail over three of the largest sand…

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July 09, 2014
How to Protect Your Organization from a FCRA Class Action Lawsuit

In a climate of FCRA class action lawsuits, the storm clouds continue to gather. Are your current policies a disaster waiting to happen? Here are a few examples of organizations…

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December 04, 2013
Part 10: Section § 614 & 615. Restrictions on Investigative Consumer Reports and Requirements on Users of Consumer Reports

Part 10 of our ten-part series on the FCRA includes an explanation of restrictions to reporting and communicating adverse information to applicants. If this is your first time viewing this…

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