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“Background Check Laws: Pennsylvania”

On April 26, 2011 by Schnader

Scott J. Wenner, chair of the Firm’s Labor and Employment Practices Group, and S. Elaine Diedrich, a partner in the Firm’s Pittsburgh office, co-authored the article “Background Check Laws: Pennsylvania.” The article, published by the Practical Law Company, serves as a Q&A guide to background check and employment reference law for private employers in Pennsylvania. The article addresses employers’ obligations when conducting criminal and non-criminal background checks and penalties for violating these laws.