We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Hartford Settles Credit Scoring Class Action

Law360 (February 27, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has approved a settlement agreement between Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. and class of plaintiffs that accused the insurer of violating the Fair Credit Reporting Act by using customers’ credit scores to increase their premiums without giving them adequate notice.

Monday, U.S. District Judge Anna J. Brown gave the settlement deal her approval at a hearing in Oregon. Judge Brown will officially sign off on the deal in court papers to be released in the near future, said Steven Larson, an attorney for...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.