E-verify laws go into effect January 1st, 2013 in three states

Dec 03, 2012 Quinn Thomas

A variety of companies in Georgia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania will be required to comply with new hiring standards as of January 1st, 2013. Although the regulations vary, it will be required that businesses in these states comply with


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New Jersey township requires background checks for recreation workers

Dec 03, 2012 Quinn Thomas

New Jersey township requires background checks for recreation workers

An ordinance that requires criminal background checks for all personnel who work in youth programs that use public facilities has been approved in West Deptford Township, New Jersey.According to the South Jersey Times, the township committee's


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Well-planned background checks may be performed as regular policy

Dec 03, 2012 Quinn Thomas

Employers who want to protect themselves from financial risks, compromised security and a myriad of other workplace problems may consider doing employee background checks on an ongoing basis.Instead of restricting background reviews just to


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Report: Industries need to be proactive to combat sources of cybercrime

Dec 01, 2012 Quinn Thomas

A recent report found that financial services, healthcare, retail and the hospitality industry take the brunt of cybercrime and outlined ways for those businesses to combat online fraud by shoring up their security."Understanding what


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Short-term lenders face increased online risks as their totals grow

Nov 29, 2012 Quinn Thomas

Short-term loans processed by lenders online totaled $13 billion last year, which represented a 120 percent increase over five years from 2006 to 2011, according to an industry report.The findings in "Managing Fraud Risk in Online Lending"


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