Another “BIG” FCRA class settlement

On Friday, Magistrate Judge David R. Strawbridge of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted motions for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement and Award of Attorneys’ Fees and Reimbursement of Expenses in Kelly v. Business Information Group, Inc. (“BIG”), 2019 WL 414915 (E.D. Penn. Feb. 1, 2019). Plaintiff Michael […]

Does a violation of FCRA’s “Stand-Alone” disclosure requirement confer standing or not?

Could there be a split brewing with regard to standing to pursue FCRA claims against potential employers for violating the stand-alone disclosure requirement contained in 15 U.S.C. § 1681(b)(2)(A)(i)?  Maybe. Section 1681(b)(2)(A)(i) states as follows:  “Except as provided in subparagraph (B), a person may not procure a consumer report, […]