criminal history

  The name, “Michael Davis”, represents an All-American apple pie and baseball lovin’ American son.  And it’s popular; Over 16,000 Americans are named “Michael Davis” right now. Maybe there’s a Michael Davis out there in the dating world.  So he meets a gal and she quickly does an internet …

The right to dispute a background check report is provided by the Fair Credit Reporting Act, FCRA.  The law is there to dispute reporting errors to ensure the candidate is fairly treated and not eliminated from job consideration due to inaccurate information on the report. …

Everyone’s got a story.  Some candidates like to voluntarily tell us theirs.  Like a confessional, the process of being fingerprinted can sometimes encourage people “to tell all.”  Is it a guilty conscience or a need for empathy?  We are not sure but whatever the reason, …

Unfortunately innocent people are accused of criminal records on background checks everyday, and it can be devastating for those denied employment.  The only way to combat this problem is with an investigation layer.  “I Was Framed – Good News and Bad News” Story 5  is …

Will the Real John Smith PLEASE Stand Up? There are about 50,000 John Smith’s in the USA.  If you want to know why instant online background check reports are highly inaccurate, try typing in “John Smith” and a random Date of Birth.  If one person …

When a city is “troubled by crime and high unemployment” should they vote to provide further protection for those with recent criminal history?  CA Civil code 1786 already limits the reporting of publicly available information about a person’s criminal history beyond 7 years, but a …