Background Checks: Changing Laws & Increasing Litigation

Background Checks: Changing Laws & Increasing Litigation


The staffing industry is tasked with finding, screening and placing qualified candidates for host employers. Determining best practice background screening policies to balance your safety and compliance requirements can be a complex legal predicament. Join Tricom and Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law for our September edition of the Industry Insider webinar series for a detailed discussion on:

•    Employer’s Balancing Act
•    Working With Background Check Providers & FCRA
•    Use of Criminal History
•    EEOC Guidance & Recent Activity
•    “Ban the Box” Laws
•    Building the Right Background Check Process

By the end of this session, you’ll know which best practice screening policies are recommended by legal professionals with human resource expertise.

About the Presenters:

Mike is a founding partner of Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law. Mike has been providing legal and practical human resources advice to a wide range of employers for nearly 20 years, including 10 years as General Counsel of an HR firm that provided temporary staffing, executive recruiting, HR consulting and integrated HR services throughout the U.S.

About Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law:

With their real workplace experience and the focused mission and structure of their firm, Clark & Gotzler delivers large law firm quality and expertise with small firm focus at affordable rates. Unlike most law firms, their attorneys also have decades of in-house experience so they understand the practical realities of applying legal advice. Clark & Gotzler clients range from large multi-state employers to start-up businesses and represent all major industries and the non-profit sector. Clark & Gotzler’s mission is to provide sound, practical advice and options while maintaining the highest standards of communication and responsiveness.

About Tricom Funding:

As an administrative and financial solutions provider to the staffing and consulting industry, it is our philosophy to be an active member in the staffing industry by staying abreast of the ever-changing market place. For that reason, Tricom was pleased to launch the Industry Insider webinar series designed to share our expert knowledge and resources with our fellow staffing industry colleagues. One of our core values is to build relationships and become a leading resource to staffing and consulting firms nationwide.