HUD Criminal Screening Creates FHA Disparate Impact Violations

Instant Tenant Screens? SLOW DOWN! The paradigm shift of property managers utilizing instant applicant screening With new guidance from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for compliance with the Fair Housing Act (FHA), instant applicant screens are coming under fire. HUD’s guidance has pointed out how a mismanaged background screening process can have […]

Employment Melting POT

Employment Melting POT Marijuana, an increasingly present component of the public consciousness, continues to grow like a weed in the work place. This is confronting employers with difficult questions on permissible areas of inquiry for both potential and current employees. From topics of presidential debates to the now infamous “HOLLYWEED” sign, we see issues surrounding […]