U.S. Catholic Bishops Revise Child and Youth Protection Charter to Include Expanded Background Checks

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has approved a series of revisions to the “Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People” that includes requiring all people who have contact with minors to undergo background checks, according to a story from the National Catholic Reporter (NCR).

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Safe Hiring Expert to Present Webinar on Background Checks and Avoiding Legal Tripwires on June 12

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), will present the live webinar “Ban-the-Box, Background Checks, and Salary Inquiries: The Latest Update and Legal Tripwires to Avoid” produced by compliance experts Business & Legal Resources (BLR®) on …

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Cautionary Tale Shows Consequences of Not Performing Background Checks on Temporary Workers

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Do you think temporary workers – or “temps” – do not need to undergo background checks because they will not be with a company long enough to cause a problem? Think again. A cautionary tale from the second installment of the new CNBC Make It series HR …

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Background Check Expert to Present Webinar on Employment and Education Verifications on May 30

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and CEO of leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a live webinar entitled “Verifying Employment, Education, and Credentials” on May 30, 2018, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EDT. The webinar is the third in a four-part series …

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Uber Strengthens Background Checks on Drivers to Show Company is Serious about Safety

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On April 12, 2018, transportation network company (TNC) Uber announced it would increase due diligence to strengthen the background checks conducted on its drivers to ensure they “continue to meet our standards on an ongoing basis,” according to a blog posted on the Uber website.

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Background Check Expert Attorney Lester Rosen to Present Webinar about Criminal Records on April 11

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn To help employers understand the guidance from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and CEO of global background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a webinar entitled “Legally Obtaining and Using Criminal Records, and the Impact of the EEOC and …

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Safe Hiring Expert Attorney Lester Rosen to Present Webinar on Background Checks on March 28

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and CEO of leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a webinar with Business & Legal Resources (BLR) entitled “Ban-the-Box, Background Checks, and Salary Inquiries: The Latest Update and Legal Tripwires to Avoid” on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, from 1:30 …

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Safe Hiring Expert Attorney Lester Rosen to Present Webinar on Background Checks on March 21

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and CEO of leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a webinar entitled Background Checks: Best Practices, Trends, and Legal Compliance on March 21, 2018, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM ET. The webinar is the first in a …

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Safe Hiring Expert Attorney Lester Rosen to Present Live Webinar Series on Background Checks

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and CEO of leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a four-part live webinar series on background checks in conjunction with business and compliance experts Aurora Training Advantage. The first course, “Background Checks: Best Practices, Trends, and Legal Compliance,” takes place …

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Webinar to Show What Contingent Workforce Professionals Need to Know About Background Checks

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen will host a webinar entitled “What Contingent Workforce Professionals Need to Know About Due Diligence and Background Checks: Trends, Legal Updates and Best Practices” on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Pacific Time …

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