Tag: Fair Credit Reporting Act

Media just becoming aware that Georgia Representative is seeking to gut the Fair Credit Reporting Act to protect Equifax

September 27, 2017 by

Many articles are now appearing pointing out that Georgia Representative Loudermilk proposed a bill to gut the regulations applicable to Equifax (which is headquartered in Georgia) just before the data breach became public. Here are links to the articles:

Ninth Circuit says Plaintiff in Spokeo case alleged concrete injury

September 6, 2017 by

The Ninth Circuit found that the Plaintiff that filed a complaint against Spokeo alleging that it violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act by reporting inaccurate information about him had alleged a sufficiently concrete injury to meet the Article III standing requirement established by the U.S. Supreme Court in the same case earlier this year.