USCIS Offices Preparing to Reopen on June 4 from Closure Due to Coronavirus

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – which oversees lawful immigration to the United States and temporarily suspended in-person services at its field offices, asylum offices, and application support centers (ASCs) on March 18, 2020, to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic –…

EEOC Updates COVID-19 Guidance to Address Employee Medical Conditions

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn On May 7, 2020, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) again updated and expanded its COVID-19 technical assistance publication to address questions arising under the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Laws related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to an EEOC press release. The publication titled…

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Releases Whitepaper about Background Checks in the Age of Coronavirus

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Leading global background check firm Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) has released a whitepaper titled “Due Diligence and Background Checks in the Age of Coronavirus – What is an Employer to Do?” written by ESR founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen to help employers deal with the Coronavirus…