California Bill Regarding Background Checks Vetoed by Governor Newsom

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn On September 29, 2022, California Governor Gavin Newsom vetoed Senate Bill 1262 (SB 1262), legislation that would have changed superior court rules and may have provided “a more convenient process for companies conducting commercial background checks,” according to a veto message from Governor Newsom.  Introduced by California State…

ClearStar and RentTango Announce Partnership that Streamlines Credit and Background Checks for Residential Real Estate Leasing and Property Management

Written by ClearStar | Industry Insights, Tenant Screening RentTango, an innovative real estate software company, has announced it is now working with ClearStar to streamline the tenant screening portion of the leasing process on the RentTango rental property marketing and leasing platform. By working together, RentTango leverages ClearStar’s pioneering experience in screening technologies with a…

Registration for Hybrid 2021 PBSA Annual Conference Opens on June 21, 2021

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) – a non-profit trade organization representing background screening firms worldwide – has announced that registration for the first-ever hybrid 2021 PBSA Annual Conference where attendees may attend virtually online or in-person in Anaheim, California, will open on June 21, 2021. To…

PBSA Issues More Information about Hybrid 2021 Annual Conference

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) – a non-profit trade organization representing background screening firms worldwide – has issued more information about the first-ever hybrid 2021 PBSA Annual Conference that will allow attendees to select whether they will attend virtually online or in-person in Anaheim, California. To…

Deadline to Complete PBSA Background Screening Survey is May 5, 2021

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) – a non-profit trade group representing background screening firms worldwide – is reminding employers and Human Resources (HR) professionals that the deadline to complete its “5th Annual Background Screening Industry Survey” regarding their use of background screening services is Wednesday, May…

PBSA and HR.com Conducting 5th Annual Background Screening Survey in 2021

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) – a non-profit trade group representing background screening firms worldwide – is asking employers and Human Resources (HR) professionals to complete its “5th Annual Background Screening Industry Survey” regarding their use of employment background screening services no later than May 5,…