2nd Circ. Affirms Toss Of Chase ATM Fee Action

Law360, New York (February 23, 2011, 11:54 AM EST) -- The Second Circuit on Tuesday upheld the dismissal of a putative class action alleging JPMorgan Chase Bank NA violated the Electronic Fund Transfer Act by failing to disclose a fee for balance inquiries at its ATMs.

In a summary order, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit said it agreed with a January 2010 decision by Judge Denis R. Hurley of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York to throw out the case.

An amended complaint alleged that Chase participated...
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