High Court Asked To Mull FCRA, Federal Preemption

Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 8:50 PM EDT) -- A man accusing TD Bank NA of defamation for allegedly providing false information to credit rating agencies has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take up his defeat in New Jersey court and rule that the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act doesn't preempt such state claims.

James W. Dabney said in his Sept. 5 petition for certification that federal and state courts have offered different answers on whether the FCRA bars the enforcement of all state private rights of action against those who furnish false information...
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