Monthly Archives: September 2016

Sixth Circuit upholds jury award of compensatory damages against CRA under FCRA for negligence, but reverses award of punitive damages

Abstract: The Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit of Smith vs. LexisNexis Screen Solutions, Inc.., __ F. 3d ___, 2016 WL 4761325 (6th Cir. Sept. 13, 2016), recently upheld a jury verdict in favor of a plaintiff in a Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) case, which was initially seen …

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