The Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Rosenthal Act) is a California law that governs debt collection agency practices for personal debts—including how and when a debt collector may contact an individual about money allegedly owed on:Read More
What can I do if a California employer asks me about my criminal history on a job application or at an interview?
You can file a complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (they can order the employer to change its behavior and require them to pay you for the viola Read More
In either the job application or written notice of the background check, you’ll be given the option to get a copy of it (if they used a background screening company) or any public records they obtained (if they did it themselves).Read More
They must notify you in writing—giving you the name, address and telephone number of the company doing the background check.Read More