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THE ARGUMENT FOR REGULATING APP-BASED RIDE COMPANIES CONTINUES IN MASSACHUSSETTS

On August 5, 2016 Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts signed a law enacting more regulations for Uber, Lyft, and other Transportation Network Companies (TNCs). This makes Massachusetts the latest state to approve stronger regulations for TNCs and the first to implement a way to help aid the failing taxi industry. Under the new law, TNC drivers will undergo two stages of background checks. The first will be run by the TNCs themselves, and the second... Read More

NORTH DAKOTA INSURANCE AGENTS MUST UNDERGO BACKGROUND CHECKS

“The North Dakota Insurance Department announced that as of Sept. 1, 2013, anyone applying to become a North Dakota resident insurance producer must undergo a criminal background check, including fingerprinting. This requirement is the result of the passage of Senate Bill 2304 and does not apply to individuals renewing a license or individuals who apply for a license within 12 months after their license was cancelled or expired, unless the license... Read More