Recent legislation in New York City may impact your business if you are doing background checks in this area. Here are some things to know about the recent legislation:
Once again USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) is offering free E-Verify and I-9 webinars throughout the month of June. This free resource for HR professionals will help you improve your understanding of E-Verify and I-9 and provide you with best practices for applying to your organization.
Blue Cross Blue Shield ofMichigan Honors Accurate Background at Annual Supplier Diversity Awards
Irvine, CA, February 24, 2015 – Accurate Background, Inc. is proud to announce it has been recognized as the “New 2014 Supplier of the Year” during the Annual Supplier Diversity Awards ceremony hosted by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. The non-profit organization recognized minority-owned Accurate Background for overall satisfaction with the company’s screening solution, citing the simple integration process, overall cost savings offered, and excellent client support provided.
“This is a wonderful validation of our outstanding staff and the investments we make every day into services and technologies that drive customer satisfaction,” says Accurate Background CEO Dave Dickerson. “We are honored to work with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and look forward to continue delivering client-focused services to build their workforce.”
ISO Certification is a Distinction Received by Only a Few Providers in the Background Screening Industry
Once again USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) is offering free E-Verify and I-9 webinars throughout the month of February. This free resource for HR professionals will help you improve your understanding of E-Verify and I-9 and provide you with best practices for applying to your organization.
Chicago, IL, has passed Ordinance No O2014-8347, enhancing the City’s “Ban the Box” law. The new law amends Chapter 2-160 of the Municipal Code regarding employment discrimination and goes beyond Illinois’ Job Opportunities for Qualified Applicants Act.