by Troutman Sanders CFPB Team
On July 20, 2011, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a
staff report on the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Among a host of other
changes, the report rescinds 16 CFR 600.1 (defining the authority and purpose
of the FTC in providing interpretive guidance under...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The Little Tucker Act
doesn't waive the U.S. government's sovereign immunity when it comes to damages
actions filed under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), a unanimous U.S.
Supreme Court ruled on Nov. 13 ( United States of America v. James X. Bormes ,...
Michelle Bourdelais brought a defamation
claim in the Richmond Division of the Eastern District of Virginia against
Chase Bank and Chase Home Finance, based on Chase's alleged reporting of
inaccurate information about the status of her mortgage payments to consumer
reporting agencies. Chase...