February 6, 2018
Improperly Conducted Background Checks Divide Massachusetts Town
Consumer rights as spelled out in the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) mandate the proper handling of sensitive consumer data as it is used to determine eligibility for employment, housing, credit, insurance, etc. Employers, insurers, landlords, and others are subject to legal action in the event that consumer rights are violated at any point in […]
December 15, 2016
Background Checks for Uber and Lyft Drivers in Massachusetts Now Strictest in U.S.
On November 28th, 2016, Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts reached a deal with the state’s ride service companies, including Uber and Lyft, that will require all drivers to undergo our country’s strictest background checks to date for ride sharing services. The new mandate requires that drivers: pass state background checks are not registered […]