Inaccurate & Incorrect Background Checks

Incorrect background checks can cost someone an opportunity for a new job or even cost them their current job. Consequently, the United States government enacted the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) to protect consumers and promote the accuracy of private consumer reports. In the past few years, our firm resolved a case involving an individual […]

Obligation of Consumer Reporting Agencies to Investigate to Ensure Accuracy in Credit Reports — North Carolina Fair Credit Reporting Act Lawyers

You may be aware of your right to dispute inaccurate information in their credit reports/background checks with a consumer reporting agency (such as Equifax, Experian, or Transunion). Often, if there is a legitimate dispute, credit reporters will agree to delete a tradeline or report from a person’s credit report. However, you may have experienced a creditor or […]