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What is the Impact of the Financial Choice Act on Small Business? It depends on who you ask.

The House of Representatives passed legislation this month aimed at erasing several key provisions of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act. The Financial Choice Act (the Act), if enacted, would bring vast changes to the financial regulatory system. Proponents of the Act claim it will benefit small businesses, resulting in job growth. On its website, the Financial … Continue Reading

Prospective Employees Must Show Actual Harm From Failure to Properly Disclose Background Checks

Consent to a background check seems to be a part of any employment application these days, whether the job sought is with a large corporation or the corner deli. Employers gain a measure of protection from conducting background checks on prospective employees. They are useful for verifying that the prospective employee has been honest about … Continue Reading
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