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Rochester, New York Adopts “Ban the Box” Criminal Background Check Law

Effective November 18, 2014, the City of Rochester, New York will join various states and municipalities around the country—including Buffalo, New York—that prohibit employers from inquiring about a job applicant’s prior...more

7/1/2014 - Ban the Box Criminal Background Checks Employer Liability Issues Employment Application Hiring & Firing Job Applicants New Legislation

Reminder: “Unemployment” Status Is A Protected Category Under New York City Human Rights Law Effective June 11, 2013

As we previously covered in the March 20, 2013 issue of the New York eAuthority, New York City now recognizes “unemployment” status as a protected class under the New York City Human Rights Law....more

7/2/2013 - Discrimination Hiring & Firing Job Applicants Local Ordinance Municipalities Unemployment Discrimination

New York City Council Overrides Mayor Bloomberg’s Veto And Passes Law Prohibiting “Unemployment” Discrimination

New York City will soon become one of only a handful of jurisdictions prohibiting discrimination on the basis of “unemployment” status and, in doing so, has adopted arguably the most stringent such law in the United States....more

3/21/2013 - Discrimination Hiring & Firing Job Applicants Unemployment Discrimination

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