Jack Nichols, Director and General Counsel of leading background investigations firm, Creative Services, Inc. (CSI), will serve as a guest speaker at the Massachusetts Staffing Association’s program on “Background Investigation for Staffing Companies,” October 1, 2014, from 8:15 AM to 10:30 AM EDT in Holyoke, MA. Specifically, Nichols will present an overview of current background investigation law (including the FCRA and EEOC litigation) as it pertains to staffing companies and will explain how to implement a comprehensive and legally compliant program to screen new temps.
Before joining CSI in 2008, Nichols served as Special Assistant to the Attorney General with the Virgin Islands Department of Justice and, most recently, as Special Assistant United States Attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Portland, Maine. He is licensed to practice law in both the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the United States Federal Court-District of Massachusetts, and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Associations.
The Massachusetts Staffing Association (MSA) is a not-for-profit association representing companies who provide staffing services in Massachusetts. MSA is the Massachusetts industry resource for information, education/training, and representation. Its members are companies committed to the industry and to maintaining the highest possible standards in it.
About Creative Services, Inc.
Creative Services, Inc. (CSI) is a full-service pre-employment screening, background investigations and security consulting company. Established in 1976, CSI provides comprehensive corporate screenings, drug and alcohol testing, and security consulting to regulated and non-regulated industries. In the staffing industry, CSI assists staffing companies with identifying reliable and trustworthy individuals suitable for temporary or permanent placement.
By combining advanced technologies with superior investigative, interviewing and analytical skills, CSI identifies areas of vulnerability and establishes customized strategies that mitigate risk, improve workplace safety and achieve regulatory compliance. A founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS), CSI is at the forefront of the background screening and security industry. For more information, please visit www.creativeservices.com.