Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Costco FCRA Disclosure Class Suit Is Sent Back To State Court

Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Costco FCRA Disclosure Class Suit Is Sent Back To State Court

SEATTLE - A Washington federal judge on May 16 remanded a class suit accusing Costco Wholesale Corp. of violating the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) by failing to provide a full and correct disclosure when requesting authorization to conduct background checks of job applicants, finding that a lack of subject matter jurisdiction warranted sending it back to state court and not dismissing it (Julius Terrell v. Costco Wholesale Corp., No. 16-1415, W.D. Wash., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 74567).

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