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Rejected Amazon Applicant Seeks Class Cert. In FCRA Suit

Law360, New York (October 9, 2015, 12:20 PM EDT) -- A man claiming he was shot down for a warehouse job with Amazon because of a false cocaine conviction on his background check moved for class certification in his Fair Credit Reporting Act suit in California federal court Thursday against the online retailer as well as the company that provided the bogus information.

Gregory Williams, fresh off of a win Wednesday over a summary judgment motion filed by Amazon.com LLC, staffing agency SMX LLC and its affiliate Staff Management Solutions LLC, wasted no time in asking...
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Case Information

Case Title

Williams v. Amazon.com Inc et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

480(Consumer Credit)


Honorable Gary Feinerman

Date Filed

August 18, 2015

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