9th Circ. Urged To Revive BofA Debit Card Fee Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (May 7, 2013, 2:46 PM EDT) -- A putative class of Bank of America NA customers urged the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday to revive their lawsuit alleging the bank hid service fees for payroll debit cards, arguing that a lower court erroneously ruled that the National Bank Act blocked state law fraud and unfair competition claims.

Gregory N. Karasik, a lawyer representing the putative class, said at an oral arguments hearing in Pasadena, Calif., that his clients were seeking to hold Bank of America liable for the alleged misrepresentations it made to its...
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