Rite Aid, LexisNexis Face Class Action Over Worker Info

Law360, New York (March 22, 2013, 7:51 PM EDT) -- Rite Aid Corp. and LexisNexis Search Solutions Inc. were hit with a putative class action in Pennsylvania federal court Friday alleging the drugstore giant used damaging or inaccurate information to make adverse hiring decisions in violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Plaintiff Kyra Moore claims Rite Aid relied on an inaccurate background check report from LexisNexis labeling her a "thief" to deny her employment in 2011 without first giving her a chance to see or even challenge the report before she was rejected for a...
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