BofA Unit Moves Fla. Credit Card Suit To Federal Level

Law360, New York (January 13, 2012, 7:38 PM EST) -- A Bank of America Corp. subsidiary on Thursday removed to Florida federal court a proposed class action claiming the company pushes credit card users to pay for purchases they are unhappy with, even though they are not contractually obligated to do so.

Plaintiff Pauline Dionne named Bank of America as the defendant in a state court complaint in December, but FIA Card Services NA said in a notice of removal that it should have been named in the suit.

Dionne claims her credit card agreement states...
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