An employment attorney to discuss how much weight employers should give to criminal background checks within the interview and hiring process, while balancing any potential legal liability. We would also seek to include an ex-felon on the panel to discuss their experience rehabilitating after jail/prison, which would be appropriate given that 30% of Americans have a criminal record, and this disproportionately affects diverse professionals.
Tue, Apr 13, 2021, 8:43 pm
- 10:43 pm
Mountain Time (US & Canada)
Who can attend
Anyone with the event link can attend
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Jeremy Merkelson works in close collaboration with businesses of all types and proactively counsels employers to resolve issues related to the employment relationship. Jeremy has broad experience representing clients in state and federal courts,...