Tag: criminal records

Certificate of Relief for Criminal Convictions On June 25, 2018, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper signed legislation (H.B. 774) requiring persons granted a certificate of relief to notify their employer, landlord, or other party who relied on the certificate within 10 days of its modification or revocation, or of any new conviction. The law also…

Question: We have employees in Seattle and would like detailed information about the “Ban the Box” law and how it might impact us. Answer: Seattle’s “Job Assistance Ordinance” became effective November 1, 2013 and regulates employers’ use of arrest and conviction records when making employment decisions regarding individuals who perform work in the city of…