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Ban the Box Resources Page

The following Ban the Box resources will help employers better understand the Ban the Box movement.

Ban the Box Webinar Featuring ESR CEO Lester Rosen

Attorney Lester Rosen, Founder and CEO of Employment Screening Resources (ESR), has written a whitepaper and presented a webinar to show how Ban the Box laws that remove questions about criminal records of applicants from job applications are fast becoming a national standard that will soon affect all employers.

Ban the Box on ESR News Blog

The Ban the Box movement is rapidly spreading nationwide as evidenced by stories on the ESR News Blog. To read blogs about Ban the Box, please visit

Ban the Box One of the Top Background Check Trends for 2016

The annual ESR Top Ten Background Check Trends features a list of emerging and influential trends in the background check industry selected by ESR Founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen.

Fair Chance Pledge

The White House is challenging businesses and higher education institutions to take the “Fair Chance Pledge” to create a stronger set of opportunities for people who have been impacted by the criminal justice system and to eliminate unnecessary hiring barriers for individuals with criminal records.

Resources from the National Employment Law Project (NELP)

NELP is a national advocacy organization for employment rights of lower-wage and unemployed workers and a major supporter of the Ban the Box movement.

Additional Ban the Box Studies

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