As the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) takes over the enforcement of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), employers will be required to use a new version of the FCRA Summary of Rights when conducting background checks, according to…Continue
Should an employer conduct background checks on its potential employees? Should a recruiter conduct them on their contract candidates?
Well, on one hand, background checks can protect the employer from negligent hiring lawsuits, which arise when an employee hurts someone and the employer should have known they were a risk based on their background. If you are a recruiter who serves as the Employer of Record for your contractors, the…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on August 22, 2011 at 4:27pm — No Comments