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Employers Receive Last-Minute Reprieve From The Most Onerous CCPA Compliance Obligations
Friday, September 13, 2019, was a lucky day for employers. Just hours before California's 2019 legislative session ended, the California Assembly approved a bill (A.B. 25) that, if enacted, would
United States
24 Sep 2019
Ruling Raises Important Considerations For Independent Contractor Background Screening
A federal court's recent decision demonstrates the value in reviewing all documents related to the independent contractor background screening process to attempt to solidify potential
United States
27 May 2019
The Ninth Circuit Adopts An Expansive Reading Of The FCRA's Provision Governing Background Check Disclosures
Almost two years ago to the day, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit became the first appellate court to rule on the lawfulness of a liability waiver in a Fair Credit Reporting Act ...
United States
4 Feb 2019
FTC Releases Updated FCRA Guidance On Background Checks
On May 10, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission released a new publication related to background checks and the Fair Credit Reporting Act...
United States
18 May 2016
Supreme Court Finds California Class Action Arbitration Waiver Enforceable
Can a state declare that an arbitration agreement covered by the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") violates public policy because it disallows classwide proceedings? In AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, No. 09-893 (Apr. 27, 2011), the United States Supreme Court answered "No." Such laws, the Court held, whether made by a state legislature or court, stand as an obstacle to the enforcement of arbitration agreements in accordance with their terms, which is the primary requirement of the FAA. As such,
United States
3 May 2011
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