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20 May 2020Letter to CFPB and FTC in support of emergency interim rule for public records reinvestigations


In May 2020, CDIA wrote to the CFPB and FTC asking for the Bureau and Commission to support an emergency interim final rule for public records reinvestigations affected by court closures and delays, as proposed by the Professional Background Screening Association (“PBSA”) in an April 15, 2020 letter.

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01 Dec 2019Accuracy in Consumer Reporting Workshop


The FTC and CFPB held a joint Accuracy in Consumer Reporting Workshop in December 2019.

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27 May 2014FTC Issues Data Broker Report


In a press release, the FTC “finds that data brokers operate with a fundamental lack of transparency [and it] recommends that Congress…

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18 Dec 2012FTC Orders Nine Data Brokers to Provide Data Collection/Use Practices


The FTC announced that it has “issued orders requiring nine data brokerage companies to provide the agency with information about how they collect…

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06 Mar 2012FTC Issues Privacy Report


The Federal Trade Commission announced that it issued “a final report setting forth best practices for businesses to protect the privacy…

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22 Jul 2011FTC Report: 40 Years of Experience with the FCRA


In July 2011, the FTC issued a report, Forty Years of Experience with the Fair Credit Reporting Act: An FTC Staff…

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05 May 2011Accuracy Reports/Studies


In May 2011, the Policy and Economic Research Council (PERC), a non-profit think tank focused on issues pertaining to financial inclusion…

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