Attorney Lester Rosen

Background Check Expert to Present Webinar on Screening Best Practices

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn Attorney Lester Rosen, author of “The Safe Hiring Manual” and founder of Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a live webinar to help attendees learn the basics of pre-employment background checks for employers titled “Background Checks: Best Practices, Trends, and Legal Compliance” on Friday, April 28, 2023. “To avoid…

“Fair Hiring in Banking” Provisions Ease Criminal Record Restrictions on Jobs

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn The “National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2023” includes Section 5705 titled “Fair Hiring in Banking” which will ease restrictions on financial institutions hiring candidates with criminal records by lessening convictions that prevent employment under Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (FDIA). Section 19…

Attorney Lester Rosen

Safe Hiring Expert to Present Webinar on Creative Candidate Screening

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn To help employers learn the various best practices used to select the best candidates. Attorney Lester Rosen, author of “The Safe Hiring Manual” and founder of Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will present a live webinar titled “Looking Beyond the Resume: Creative Candidate Screening” on Thursday, March 30, 2023. Employers…

White House “Renters Bill of Rights” Examines Tenant Background Checks

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn In January 2023, the White House announced new actions to increase fairness in the rental market that align with its “Blueprint for a Renters Bill of Rights” that the Biden-Harris Administration simultaneously released to, among other things, ensure tenant background checks are legal, fair, and non-discriminatory. The Blueprint…