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Troutman Sanders LLP
Recently, a Manhattan federal jury convicted Richard Moseley Sr., the head of an online network of payday lenders and loan servicers, on charges of wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and violating the ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
The Fair Credit Reporting Act regulates more than credit. It includes provisions that govern employers who obtain consumer reports on applicants in connection with the application process.
Troutman Sanders LLP
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 federal Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Troutman Sanders LLP
In recent years, many financial institutions and credit card companies have begun offering consumers free access to their credit score.
Troutman Sanders LLP
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 FCRA class action.
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
The federal Truth in Lending Act and its sci-fi-sounding Regulation Z (which implements the statute) require that borrowers of consumer credit receive written information about the terms of a loan...
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 6, in Sergio L. Ramirez v. TransUnion LLC, Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Corley of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California denied TransUnion's post-trial motion ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall recently filed a complaint against Scott's Credit Repair and its owners, John C. Scott and Krystal Scott, in Montgomery, Alabama Circuit Court.
Davis & Gilbert
As we said in our last post regarding vulnerability in credit enhancements and litigation risk, subprime auto ABS investors have historically slept easy in light of ample credit ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
A recent federal court decision granting summary judgment to a plaintiff on a claim that a lender violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (the "FCRA"), 15 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq. ...
Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.
Standing to sue, a venerable piece of American jurisprudence for sure, continues to draw attention in recent class action cases, including in the Fourth Circuit.
Troutman Sanders LLP
The District Court for the District of Nevada recently addressed the reach of a consumer's written authorization to obtain a consumer report under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Troutman Sanders LLP
In Kidd v. Thomson Reuters, plaintiff Lindsay A. Kidd brought a Fair Credit Reporting Act putative class action claim against mass media and information firm Thomson Reuters...
Troutman Sanders LLP
On October 31, the United States District Court in the Eastern District of New York held that a debt collector violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act by failing to disclose whether interest and fees may accrue on an account.
Troutman Sanders LLP
A federal judge in New Jersey denied a debt collector's motion to reconsider the Court's award of summary judgment to a plaintiff for violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
Foley & Lardner
Earlier this month, in a case pending in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Home Depot avoided a class action suit under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).
Troutman Sanders LLP
According to a litigation statistics report issued by WebRecon LLC, consumer lawsuits alleging violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act increased by nearly 60% in September from the prior month.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
In Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, the U.S. Supreme Court held that a plaintiff must have a concrete injury to sue for FCRA violations.
Carlton Fields
Underwriters that rely on popular credit-scoring models like FICO and VantageScore to assess risk may have noticed that some consumer credit scores jumped recently.
Davis & Gilbert
The massive data breach at Equifax has quickly spurred a number of lawsuits on behalf of consumers. That was to be expected.
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Troutman Sanders LLP
Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall recently filed a complaint against Scott's Credit Repair and its owners, John C. Scott and Krystal Scott, in Montgomery, Alabama Circuit Court.
Troutman Sanders LLP
The Fair Credit Reporting Act regulates more than credit. It includes provisions that govern employers who obtain consumer reports on applicants in connection with the application process.
Troutman Sanders LLP
Recently, a Manhattan federal jury convicted Richard Moseley Sr., the head of an online network of payday lenders and loan servicers, on charges of wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and violating the ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 6, in Sergio L. Ramirez v. TransUnion LLC, Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Corley of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California denied TransUnion's post-trial motion ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
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 federal Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Troutman Sanders LLP
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 FCRA class action.
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
The federal Truth in Lending Act and its sci-fi-sounding Regulation Z (which implements the statute) require that borrowers of consumer credit receive written information about the terms of a loan...
Troutman Sanders LLP
In recent years, many financial institutions and credit card companies have begun offering consumers free access to their credit score.
Carlton Fields
Underwriters that rely on popular credit-scoring models like FICO and VantageScore to assess risk may have noticed that some consumer credit scores jumped recently.
Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.
Standing to sue, a venerable piece of American jurisprudence for sure, continues to draw attention in recent class action cases, including in the Fourth Circuit.
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