USCIS Reminds E-Verify Users of Annual Historical Records Purge in 2020

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is reminding users of the E-Verify employment eligibility verification system that they will purge historical E-Verify records on January 2, 2020, to reduce security and privacy risks associated with government retention of personally identifiable information (PII). As a result, E-Verify…

CFPB Issues Rule on Screening and Training of Mortgage Loan Originators

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On November 15, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) – the agency enforcing federal consumer financial laws – issued an interpretive rule clarifying screening and training requirements for financial institutions which employ loan originators with temporary authority that will be effective on November 24, 2019. The…

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Named to 2019 HRO Today Magazine’s Baker’s Dozen for Enterprise Pre-Employment Screening Services

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Tom Ahearn Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) – a leading global background check firm – has been named to the 2019 HRO Today Magazine’s Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings for Pre-Employment Screening, ranking third on the lists of Overall Enterprise Leaders and Enterprise Quality of Service Leaders, and in the…

Background Check Expert Attorney Lester Rosen to Present Webinar on Use of Social Media in Screening

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of global background check provider Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), will present a live webinar titled “The Legal Use of Social Media, Credit Reports, Driving Records, and International Screening in Hiring” produced by Aurora Training Advantage on Tuesday, December…

FMCSA-Regulated Employers Readying for CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn In October of 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) – an administration within the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) responsible for regulating and providing safety oversight of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) – opened registration for the Congressionally-mandated FMCSA Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Drug and Alcohol…