Barney's Sued Over Credit Card Disclosures

Law360, Chicago (October 11, 2013, 1:26 PM EDT) -- Barney’s Inc. has been hit with a proposed class action in New York federal court alleging the luxury retailer violated the Truth in Lending Act through a number of incomplete disclosures on its store credit card statements.

Plaintiff Jerry Litwin claims in the suit filed Oct. 7 that the billing statement he received for his Barney’s credit card in October 2012 doesn’t comport with “Regulation Z” — a set of regulations laid out by the Federal Reserve Board to implement the TILA.

Barney’s “failed to furnish...
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Case Information

Case Title

Litwin v. Barney's, Inc.

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Consumer Credit


John G. Koeltl

Date Filed

October 7, 2013

Government Agencies

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