Well known Chicago-school law professor Richard Epstein has taken on the employment discrimination laws and the EEOC in a newly published column by conservative think-tank the Hoover Institution.  “Antidiscrimination laws can wreak havoc on job creation,” says Epstein. “The Equal Opportunity Employment Commission, a federal agency tasked with enforcing antidiscrimination laws, has demonstrated just how destructive

In case you were wondering, the title to this blog is not a typo.  We have posted two recent blogs (March 22, 2011 and February 9, 2011) cautioning employers on the use of background checks.  Although there are currently several laws pending that would restrict the use of background checks, only one recently passed.