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Verified Credentials Consumer Report FCRA Settlement

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: 

Verified Credentials, Inc. is settling a class action alleging that it violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The complaint alleges that, in consumer reports for employment purposes, the company reported public-record information likely to have an adverse effect without providing notice of this to the subject of the report and without maintaining strict procedures to ensure that the information in the report was complete and up-to-date. (A second defendant in the same suit is not participating in this settlement.)

Docket Number: 
Verified Credentials
Class Period: 
Monday, February 24, 2014 to Sunday, January 24, 2016
Filing Deadline: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Objection Deadline: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Exclusion Deadline: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Final Approval Hearing: 
Friday, March 9, 2018
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