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EEOC Continues to Scrutinize Criminal Record Screening Policies

Oct 01, 2018

Employers that use criminal record-screening policies must continue to be vigilant about compliance with all applicable laws and should know that the EEOC’s scrutiny of such policies, while perhaps scaled back, has not ended.1  To the contrary, the EEOC has demonstrated a continued interest in discouraging employers from directly or indirectly screening out job applicants who belong to protected classes under Title VII and tend to be arrested and convicted at disproportionately higher rates.  (Read More)

Article By: By Rod M. Fliegel and Julie A. Stockton  Littler

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