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Seventh Circuit confirms that the FCRA preempts state common law claims

On October 17, 2013 by Schnader in Finance

By Stephen J. Shapiro The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) imposes responsibilities on those who “furnish information to consumer reporting agencies.” Where entities that furnish information violate those responsibilities, the FCRA provides consumers with legal remedies, but prohibits them from pursuing state law claims relating to the violations. In a recent […]

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