Dun & Bradstreet Exploits Credit Monopoly, Suit Says

Law360, New York (December 14, 2012, 4:33 PM EST) -- Dun & Bradstreet Inc. was hit Thursday with a class action alleging it abuses its dominant position in the credit profile market to force small businesses to purchase its line of credit monitoring products and uses a variety of unfair tactics to drive up sales.

O&R Construction LLC brings a laundry list of allegations in Washington state federal court against D&B and its affiliates, accusing the business information seller of coercing customers into purchasing its CreditBuilder credit monitoring products under the threat that failing to do...
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