Where can I sue a background check company?

Because the FCRA is a federal law, you have the option of filing your suit in federal court, although you can also file in state court.

Geographically, there are a number of different venues to consider – you can file in your home jurisdiction or in the jurisdiction where the company you are going to sue is based.

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If, after an evaluation of your case, we take you on as a client, we can work through the pros and cons of each of these options with you. You may be entitled to for any lost wages and emotional distress, and a possible award for statutory damages up to $1,000.00.

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