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May 13 | 2019

New York City Prohibits Pre-Employment Drug Testing for Marijuana

On April 9, 2019, the New York City Council passed a first-of-its-kind bill that prohibits pre-...

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May 7 | 2019

Maine Salary History Ban

On April 12, 2019, the Governor of the State of Maine signed into law a salary h...

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April 3 | 2019

Cincinnati Salary History Ban

The City of Cincinnati, Ohio has become the latest jurisdiction to adopt an ordinance prohibiting employers from asking about the prior salary history of job applicants. On March 12, 2019, Cincinnati passed an ordinance prohibiting employers from asking applicants about their salary history or current earnings. The new law will take effect 365 days...

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February 21 | 2019

Westchester County, New York Bans the Box

The Westchester County, New York Ban the Box law will take effect on or about Ma...

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February 6 | 2019

Important opinion addressing the background screen...

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has issued an important opinion addressing the background screening disclosures that employers are required to provide under state and federal law. On Wednesday January 30, 2019, the Court issued an opinion in the case Gilberg v California Check Cashing LLC, holding that users of consumer reports may violate both....

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