Toll Brothers Sued Over Job Applicant Background Checks

Law360, New York (March 25, 2013, 3:37 PM EDT) -- Luxury home builder Toll Brothers Real Estate Inc. was hit with a proposed class action Monday in Pennsylvania federal court alleging that it violates federal law by failing to give job applicants copies of their background checks after it denies employment based on information in the reports.

Named plaintiff Carole Concannon contends that the company violates the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act when it denies employment based on the results of its background checks but doesn't provide copies of the reports or tell applicants they have...
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