Joe Rotondo

About the Author

Joe Rotondo is Vice President of Compliance at Sterling Testing Systems.

Court Says Liability Waivers Can’t be Part of Background Screening Disclosures

TheĀ  Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that an employer’s inclusion of a liability waiver in a background check disclosure is a willful violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). This is an important finding and will affect any third party company who performs background screening. In Syed v M-I, LLC,…