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Brand Protection / Anti-Counterfeiting

Brand Protection – Intellectual Property Protection – Ant-Counterfeiting

  Brand Protection – Intellectual Property Protection – Ant-Counterfeiting Creation, monitoring and protection of Brand Assets (Intellectual Property) is something that is often overlooked until brand protection becomes an issue. The issues often appear when counterfeits show up online on popular eCommerce sites like Amazon, eBay, Alibaba and others. Clients and customers request warranty work […]

Brand Protection / Anti-Counterfeiting

Brand Protection / Anti-Counterfeiting

Creation, monitoring and protection of Brand Assets (Intellectual Property) is something that is often overlooked until brand protection becomes an issue. The issues often appear when counterfeits show up online on popular eCommerce sites like Amazon, eBay, Alibaba and others. Clients and customers request warranty work or exchanges of non-genuine goods. Even worse when distributors […]

Guest Blog: Crafting a Social Media Policy that Protects and Promotes Your Company - By Katie Wagner, President of KWSM, a digital marketing agency

Guest Blog: Crafting a Social Media Policy that Protects and Promotes Your Company – By Katie Wagner, President of KWSM, a digital marketing agency

In today’s digital age, companies are faced with a dilemma. You want to use social media to promote your business, but you’re wary of letting employees post on the channels. Indeed, social media can be a double-edged sword. Business owners need to understand both the power – and the risk – involved. Your employees are […]

The current state of Employment Background Screening… Takeaways from NAPBS 2018

The current state of Employment Background Screening… Takeaways from NAPBS 2018

The NAPBS annual meeting for Employment Background Screening professionals was held in Baltimore, Maryland this year. The theme for the show was “Passport to the World.”  This was an emphasis on the need for international capabilities and there were sessions speaking to needs and challenges of international searches. There were a few themes at the […]

Throwback Thursday - 40 Years, What I Have Learned - by Mike Santoni

Throwback Thursday – 40 Years, What I Have Learned – by Mike Santoni

When I first got into the private investigation business in 1976, the landscape, technology, etc. was completely different than today. For public records such as voter’s registration records, court records, recorder’s office records, etc., it was necessary to take all your cases, get in your car and travel to all the various offices that housed […]

Employer Alert- Summary of Rights (Updated FCRA Notice)

If you are conducting pre-employment background checks on your applicants it is very important that you are aware of the changes required to be in compliance with the FCRA.  The majority of law suits filed in regard to pre-employment screening practices target those employers and background screening companies that are not using compliant and updated […]