ST. LOUIS, Sept. 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

WHO: Chad Whittenberg, senior director, Product Management, I-9 and E-Verify for Equifax Workforce Solutions, a leader in human resource, data, analytics and verification services.
   
WHAT:  Will present the educational session, "Navigating the Compliance Storm" during the 2014 HR Florida Conference & Expo.
   
WHEN: The conference will be held on Monday, October 6 – Wednesday, October 8, 2014. 
   
  Whittenberg is scheduled to present on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. EDT. 
   
WHERE: Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
  14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane
  Orlando, Fla. 

DETAILS:

To manage HR compliance, employers must recognize that it is not just about following the rules - it also involves understanding trends, anticipating issues and fulfilling legal requirements. And as employers face new challenges through rapidly evolving employee and workforce legislation, many are left wondering how to approach compliance effectively.

During the HR Florida Conference & Expo, Chad Whittenberg, senior director, Product Management, I-9 and E-Verify for Equifax Workforce Solutions, will provide updates on the latest trends and legislation impacting workforce compliance and discuss how HR professionals can achieve their goals. Whittenberg will review current and proposed legislation and share actionable insights for managing risk and cost, putting special emphasis on onboarding and ongoing document management throughout the employee lifecycle. Attendees will learn how to identify key compliance challenges, how to avoid common mistakes and take away best practices for leveraging electronic workforce compliance solutions to help their organization avoid fines and penalties.

Conference attendees interested in learning how to navigate changing compliance requirements successfully at their organization are encouraged to attend this informative session. Additional event information can be accessed at: http://hrfloridaconference.com.

About Equifax, Inc.

Equifax is a global leader in consumer, commercial and workforce information solutions that provide businesses of all sizes and consumers with insight and information they can trust. Equifax organizes and assimilates data on more than 600 million consumers and 81 million businesses worldwide. The company's significant investments in differentiated data, its expertise in advanced analytics to explore and develop new multi-source data solutions, and its leading-edge proprietary technology enable it to create and deliver unparalleled customized insights that enrich both the performance of businesses and the lives of consumers. Equifax Workforce Solutions (also known as TALX), an Equifax business unit, is a leading provider of human resource, data, analytics and verification services.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Equifax operates or has investments in 19 countries and is a member of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500® Index.  Its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol EFX. In 2013, Equifax was named a Bloomberg BusinessWeek Top 50 company, was #3 in Fortune's Most Admired list in its category, and was named to InfoWeek 500 as well as the FinTech 100. For more information, please visit www.equifaxworkforce.com or www.equifax.com.

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Contact Information
1550 Peachtree Street, N.W. 
Atlanta, Georgia 30309 
Pam Stevens
Equifax Workforce Solutions 
(314) 214-7235