CRA_DR_Blue_V2.0.jpg
Intelicrunch_Banner_Header.jpg

Opinions on Second Chance Hiring Change as Disparate Impact Laws Affecting Hiring Remain in the Head


California recently enacted one of the more specific and rigorous laws protecting against employment applicants for potential disparate impact, just as the opinion over the hiring of ex-cons has softened. Adam Almeida, President and CEO of CriminalBackgroundRecords.com states: "Now, more than ever, is the time to stay fully diligent regarding hiring policies and the use of criminal records as part of the pre-employment background check, as laws protecting against disparate impact will continue to remain in the headlines for the foreseeable future."

Long a leader in protectionist law, California has recently enacted new rules protecting individuals for potential disparate impact.

Key to the California law is the specific use of criminal records as part of a pre-employment background check. FULL RELEASE

© 2020  InteliCrunch.com

InteliCrunch is a free service provided by a collective of people who monitor the background screening industry and how events affect not only the people in it, but even more importantly, the real human impact the industry has on today's society.*All third party logos and / or images used on this website are the sole property and / or registered trademarks of their respective companies or copyright holders. Use of these logos, images or likenesses does not, in any way, imply the endorsement of InteliCrunch by any of the businesses, brands or individuals represented, their parent companies, officers, employees, partners, or affiliates. Any such usage is for informational / news purposes only.  Any / all articles, announcements, releases or third-party-authored content is / are linked back to the original "source"  and author credit given  Furthermore, InteliCrunch is not responsible for, and does not warrant the safety of any third-party links or sites to which any viewer may be directed from InteliCrunch.  InteliCrunch has made reasonable efforts to ensure that any news or informational links on the site are from "known and reputable"  sources / websites.