Claims Axed In Suit Over BofA Credit-Monitoring Program

Law360, New York (May 8, 2012, 5:32 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday dismissed several claims in a putative class action alleging Bank of America NA and others enrolled customers in costly identify theft and credit monitoring services without their consent in violation of federal and state consumer protection laws.

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, alleges Bank of America, its FIA Card Services credit card department and global credit protection provider Intersection enrolled customers in a Privacy Assist program for up to $18.99 a month...
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