The Taskforce on Federal Consumer Financial Law published a two-volume report on January 5, 2021, detailing how to improve consumer protection in the financial marketplace. The Taskforce issued more than 1
00 recommendations, of which seven directly dealt with consumer credit reporting,the Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"), and consumer credit reporting generally. This included issues tied to legislation. Th
e FCRA does not have limits on class action awards, which is widely held to create inconsistency in consumer protection laws. To read more about the task force report, please visit here, The CFPB Taskforce Recommends Limits on FCRA Class Action Awards In Report | wombledondickinson.com | for further information.