Capital One Says Contracts Sink Balance Transfer Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 8, 2013, 3:12 PM EST) -- Capital One Bank (USA) NA urged a California federal judge Friday to toss a proposed class action alleging it tricked customers into transferring higher-interest loan balances to Capital One credit cards without telling them they would have to pay interest on those balances, saying it never violated its contracts with card owners.

Priscilla Barton sued Capital One in October for breaches of contract and good faith, and accused the company of  breaking the 2009 Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act and other violations after incurring...
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Case Information

Case Title

Barton v. Capital One Bank (USA), N.A.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Truth in Lending


Jon S. Tigar

Date Filed

October 19, 2012

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