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What U.S. multinational employers need to know about background checks

USA - August 14 2015 Employers often run background checks on their applicants and employees in order to protect the workplace and to assemble a good and trustworthy…

David K Reid

Delaware adds to growing patchwork of social media laws

USA - August 10 2015 On August 7, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed a law to prohibit employers from interfering with the personal social media accounts of their…

Katharine H Parker

Latest EEOC discrimination suit targets employment exam

USA - August 3 2015 For years, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") has taken the position that certain employment tests and screening procedures can…

Katharine H Parker

N.J. high court rules “watchdog” employees protected under state whistleblower law

USA - July 20 2015 On July 15, 2015, the Supreme Court of New Jersey ruled that an employee who monitors corporate compliance—a so-called “watchdog” employee—can engage…

Joseph C O'Keefe, Nicholas M Tamburri

Georgia enacts “mini”-FCRA

USA - July 5 2015 For more than four decades, the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") has regulated consumer reporting agencies ("CRAs") that furnish consumer…

Katharine H Parker