data privacy

Velocity Network: The Future of Background Screening

July 11, 2023 | Zach Daigle
Did you know 49% of employers surveyed by Cisive cite turnaround time as their biggest background screening challenge? Today, employers across industries face many hiring...
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Navigating U.S. Privacy Law and Background Screening

August 23, 2022 | Jenni Gray
For Consumer Reporting Agencies (CRAs), there’s a large framework of laws guiding the work of background screening companies. These include federal law such as the...
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New Court Rules Pose Challenges to Employer Background Screening

September 7, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
A growing number of states are beginning to implement new identity protection rules that may impact employer background screening. As more court records have personal...
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Privacy and Data Security Factors When Global Background Screening

August 12, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
Background checks and other forms of pre-employment screening are being increasingly adopted around the world and have become standard and/or mandatory for job candidates that...
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Hiring IT and Cybersecurity Staff? Make Sure to Screen Before Employment

July 21, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
In today’s age, experiencing forms of cyber infiltration in a firm is almost a given. Information security experts know best that the greatest threat while...
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Why Asia’s Finance Industry Needs to Screen Job Candidates

June 16, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
It’s no surprise that extra vigilance is required when hiring for roles that deal with consumers’ assets, especially as finance roles often involve access to...
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Velocity Network Foundation and the Future of Employment Screening

June 15, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
Today’s typical background screening process occupies considerable time and administrative resources. Waiting three to five days for transcripts or background screening reports slows down your...
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The Risks of In-house Social Media Screening in Hong Kong

April 8, 2021 | Antique Nguyen
Conducting social media screening on a candidate is becoming an increasingly common practice in the hiring process. Despite the common perception that data in the...
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COVID-19 Contact Tracing Best Practices for a Safe Workplace

July 20, 2020 | Antique Nguyen
As businesses reopen after the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, contact tracing to track viral exposure in the workplace will become a critical part of helping to...
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California AG issues Revised Proposed CCPA Regulations Addressing Employment-Related Information

March 10, 2020 | Antique Nguyen
On February 10th, the California Attorney General’s Office published revised proposed regulations to implement the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).  The revised proposed regulations make...
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Cisive’s Top 10 Talent Screening Blog Posts of 2019

December 31, 2019 | Antique Nguyen
From background screening compliance to drug testing best practices, this year has been filled with employment law updates for HR leaders and hiring managers across...
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Data Security for HR and Workplace Leaders

May 28, 2019 | Antique Nguyen
The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) recently published an article that shines a spotlight on hacking—“What I Learned From the Hacker Who Spied on Me”—and how easily...
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GDPR Compliance in the Background Screening Process

March 13, 2018 | Antique Nguyen
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will become enforceable on May 25, 2018.  Will your pre and post-employment background screening processes be GDPR compliant? Join...
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Compliance in Your Background Screening Process

March 1, 2018 | Antique Nguyen
When it goes into effect on May 25, 2018, the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will enforce a set of laws designed to protect...
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A Side-By-Side Comparison of Privacy Shield and Safe Harbor

July 26, 2016 | Bryan Barajas
  As you may know, the EU Safe Harbor was invalidated and the U.S. Department of Commerce and the EU have been working to develop...
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