Publications

Section Newsletter Articles on Fair Credit Reporting Act

What your company doesn’t know can kill it: The truncation requirements of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 By Lee Christoff Business and Securities Law, August 2008 Many companies in Illinois face potentially bankrupting liability for failure to comply with an obscure provision of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Attorney’s caveat—Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 USC §1681 By John B. Kincaid Civil Practice and Procedure, May 2008 For a country lawyer who spends little time in the Federal Court, it was an eye-opening experience for me to realize that attorneys can run afoul of the Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act with little effort.