FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 7, 2015 CONTACT: Office of Communications Tel: (202) 435-7170 CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU CONSIDERS PROPOSAL TO BAN ARBITRATION CLAUSES THAT ALLOW COMPANIES TO AVOID ACCOUNTABILITY TO THEIR CUSTOMERS Proposal Would End the Free Pass Companies Use Against Group Lawsuits WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced it is… Read More


October 29, 2015 CONTACT: Office of Communications Tel: (202) 435-7170 CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU TAKES ACTION AGAINST TWO OF THE LARGEST EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND SCREENING REPORT PROVIDERS FOR SERIOUS INACCURACIES General Information Services and Affiliate Failed to Verify the Accuracy of Consumer Reports Sold to Employers about Job Applicants WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Consumer Financial Protection… Read More