On Nov. 4, 2021, the CFPB issued an Advisory Opinion on Fair Credit Reporting; Name-Only Matching Procedures, with a press release on the and a statement from Director Rohit Chopra both covering the release of the Advisory Opinion.
- Big News for Background Screening: New Appellate Ruling Says FCRA Permits Reporting Unmatched Criminal Records (Troutman blog, Dec. 22, 2020).
- Letter from ACLU and consumer groups to HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge (July 13, 2021).
- The California court system must protect the public by allowing criminal background checks by employers and landlords.
- Michigan House Passes Bill to Protect Access to Jobs, Yet Rule May Still Slow Hiring.