Extreme Caution Advised: Legal and Effective Pre-employment Screening
Las Vegas, NV
July 13 - 14, 2009
"Extreme Caution Advised: Legal and Effective Pre-employment Screening," 20th Annual ACFE Conference
2G: Dealing with Federal and State Regulations on Pre-Employment Screening and Safe Hiring in a Weakened Economy
Monday, 10:20 - 11:40 a.m.
Session Level: Intermediate
Pre-employment background screening is a key risk management tool employers have increasingly turned to in an effort to avoid bad hiring decisions. The session will review the application of federal and state laws to both pre-employment screening and the investigation of current employees. It will also review the legal pitfalls using search engines and social networking sites such as MySpace or Facebook for screening.