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May 18, 2016
Supreme Court Delivers Narrow Ruling in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins

May 12, 2016
NAPBS Launches Newly Redesigned Website

May 10, 2016
Federal Trade Commission releases guidance for background screening companies information on how to comply with the FCRA

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Legislative Updates

May 2, 2016
Presidential Memorandum — White House unveiled a series of initiatives to reform the federal approach to reentry
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April 20, 2016
President Announces Fair Chance Business Pledge
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April 13, 2016
NYC Guidance Suggests CRA Liability for "Aiding and Abetting Discrimination" for Failure to Ensure Clients Compliance with Fair Chance Act "Ban-the-Box" Requirements
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