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District Court Rejects Argument that Background Check Disclosure is Not “Standalone” Document
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2017

The Fair Credit Reporting Act regulates more than credit. It includes provisions that govern employers who obtain consumer reports on applicants in


State Court Among First to Dismiss FCRA Claim for Lack of Injury-in-Fact
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2017

In Miles v. The Company Store, consumer Timothy Miles brought a claim in state court against retailer The Company Store for alleged violations of the


Avis Settles FCRA Background Check Lawsuit for $2.7 Million
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2017

On November 17, car rental company Avis filed its memorandum in support of final approval of a $2.7 million class action settlement to resolve Fair


Federal Court Finds 29 Calls in 24 Days Sufficient to State FDCPA Claim
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

A federal district court in Connecticut recently ruled that a debt collector’s 29 telephone calls to a debtor’s home telephone over a period of 24


Supreme Court Declines to Hear Appeal of Ninth Circuit Decision on FCRA Willfulness in Disclosure Forms
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

One of 2017’s more significant Fair Credit Reporting Act court opinions was the Ninth Circuit’s January 20 decision in Syed v. M-I, LLC, a putative


CFPB Solicits Comments on Access to Free Credit Scores
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2017

In recent years, many financial institutions and credit card companies have begun offering consumers free access to their credit score. On November 13


CA Federal Court Denies TransUnion’s Post-Trial Motions in $60M Ramirez Case
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2017

On November 6, in Sergio L. Ramirez v. TransUnion LLC, Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Corley of the United States District Court for the Northern


Arizona Governor Signs Executive Order Banning the Box
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2017

On November 6, Arizona governor Doug Ducey signed an executive order making Arizona the most recent state to adopt a “ban the box” law. The state


Sodexo Escapes FCRA Putative Class Action
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2017

As we previously reported, consumer plaintiff Robert Piveronas filed a putative Fair Credit Reporting Act class action in Pennsylvania state court


CFPB Issues Interim Final Rule Amending Time Requirement for Servicers to Send Subsequent Early Intervention Notices
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2017

On October 4, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued an interim final rule which will amend a portion of the 2016 Mortgage Servicing Final