Negligent Hiring: North Dakota
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: Joel Fremstad and Lynn Block, Fremstad Law
- North Dakota recognizes negligent hiring claims. See North Dakota Recognizes Negligent Hiring Claims.
- To reduce the risk of a negligent hiring claim, an employer should proactively investigate qualified applicants before hiring them. See Best Practices for Hiring New Employees.