Topic: CFPB

What’s Next for the National Labor Relations Board? [Video]

For employers, a brief look at the implications of the recent DC circuit court determination that President Obama’s January 2012 recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were unconstitutional. Key takeaways: Ruling could invalidate hundreds of NLRB actions made since January 4, 2012 Impact of the decision will likely take months to be felt… Read more »

Employers Must Update Background Check FCRA Forms by January 1, 2013

Businesses that use consumer credit reports and background checks to evaluate candidates and employees must begin using the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new Summary of Rights form by January 1, 2013. The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) requires employers both to disclose their intent to request consumer reports, and to obtain authorization for doing so.… Read more »

Follow This: Our Latest Business News Feeds on Twitter

We’ve been busy building our latest round of subject-specific business feeds on Twitter. Each of the accounts below features the latest commentary, analysis, and news from leading lawyers and law firms on a given topic – obvious by the title. And, thanks to Twitter’s new embed feature, you can click to FOLLOW any subject that… Read more »