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Featured Tampa Bay Drafting Ban-the-Box Legislation

Tampa Bay Drafting Ban-the-Box Legislation

Tampa Bay Drafting Ban-the-Box Legislation The city of Tampa Florida wants businesses to stop asking about criminal records. The City of Tampa may soon introduce “ban-the-box” type legislation to assist individuals with former criminal...

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Featured Federal Judge Denies New Trial in FCRA Case

Federal Judge Denies New Trial in FCRA Case

Federal Judge Denies New Trial in FCRA Case The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida has issued a ruling denying a defendant’s motion for a new trial after a jury issued a ruling of $80,000 in actual damages and $700,000...

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Featured The New Federal Ban the Box Law Takes Effect

The New Federal Ban the Box Law Takes Effect

The New Federal Ban the Box Law Takes Effect On December 20th, 2021, the federal government’s “Ban-the-Box” law, called “The Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act” (Fair Chance Act), took effect.  This new law prohibits...

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