Mealey's Litigation Procedure - 8th Circuit: Sam's Club Credit Card Violation Wasn't Willful

ST. LOUIS - Sam's Club violated the Fair and Accurate Transactions Act (FACTA) by disclosing parts of credit card numbers on receipts, but the violation was not willful, the Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said June 5, affirming the dismissal of a putative class action (Steven E. Hammer, et al. v. Sam's East, et al., Nos. 12-3724, 12-3858, 8th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 10452).

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