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Petco Animal Supplies Consumer Report for Employment FCRA Settlement

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Closed Settlement Statement: 
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
Settlement Structure: 
Case Summary: 

Petco is paying over a million dollars to settle a class action that, when obtaining consumer reports on prospective employees, it violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) in two ways. First, the complaint says, it did not provide stand-alone disclosure that it was going to obtain the reports. Second, if it took adverse action on the basis of things contained in the reports, it did not first provide a pre-adverse action notification letter. 

Docket Number: 
3:16-cv-01369-H-DHB
Company: 
Petco
Class Period: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 to Thursday, December 31, 2015
Objection Deadline: 
Monday, September 24, 2018
Exclusion Deadline: 
Monday, September 24, 2018
Final Approval Hearing: 
Monday, November 19, 2018
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