Workplace Word: August 2009 - Federal Government Steps Up Enforcement of Fair Credit Reporting Act


When most people think about the Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"), they think about consumer reporting agencies, like Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion, and their various obligations in collecting and disseminating consumer credit information. Many companies are unaware that the FCRA applies to a variety of actions that a company might take in the employment context as well.

Download the File