Hire Image News

CFPB and FTC to Host Workshop on Accuracy in Consumer Reporting

On December 10, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will host a public workshop. Through the workshop, industry representatives, consumer advocates, and regulators will discuss the accuracy of traditional credit...

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Thanksgiving Closures

This year, as always, we give thanks to you. As a reminder, Hire Image will be closed Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, December 2nd. Please remember that although our staff...

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Puerto Rico Limits Use of Credit Reports in Employment Decisions

Effectively immediately:  An Act to Protect Employee’s Credit Information prohibits employers from refusing to hire, dismissing, or otherwise discriminating against an employee or applicant because of information contained in his or her credit report.  Additionally,...

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Dollar General to Pay $6 Million EEOC Settlement

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed a lawsuit against Dollar General alleging its use of criminal history in its hiring practices and decisions violated Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 because it had a disparate impact on some...

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Upcoming Court Closures – Monday, November 11, 2019

In observance of Veterans Day, most courts will be closed on Monday, November 11th.  This will delay some reports. Hire Image will be open during normal business hours.   We would like to thank all Veterans for their service and sacrifices.  We are forever...

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