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Employee Wins in Arrest- Record Mix-Up (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court up­holds an arbitration award concluding that plaintiff employer, a security con­tractor for government installations, had violated a collective bargaining agreement by terminating without “just cause” a K-9 civilian employee who al­legedly had failed to disclose ...

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No FCRA Claim from Job Applicant Process (access required)

Defendant Family Dollar Stores wins summary judgment in this suit filed by plaintiffs who allege defendant violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act by taking adverse action against job applicants before providing FCRA-required notice; in contrast to some other district courts, ...

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Suit Seeking Finding Fee Dismissed (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court dis­misses plaintiff’s suit seeking an origina­tion fee for his alleged role in procuring defendant defense contractor as an inves­tor in an Arkansas company. Plaintiff alleged an Arkansas corpora­tion named Vision Technologies Inc. au­thorized him to ...

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No Federal Claim for Threat to SSI Benefits (access required)

A Newport News U.S. District Court re­mands to state court husband’s suit argu­ing that the state court’s child support or­ders illegally require him to pay from his federally guaranteed supplemental secu­rity income; defendant apparently wants his child support obligations adjusted ...

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Consumer Win in FCRA Notice Claim (access required)

In plaintiffs’ suit alleging defendants’ manner of conducting background checks violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Richmond U.S. District Court grants plaintiffs’ motion for partial summary judgment that the employment release statement used by defendant violates 15 U.S.C. § ...

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