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FACTA: Will Dodd-Frank Further Expand Consumers’ Control of Their Credit Data?

Jonathan D. Jerison & Mark Rooney

March 16, 2011

The increase in identity theft over recent years has coincided with tightened credit availability, to the dismay of consumers nationwide. Changes to the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (Pub. L. No. 108-159) and enactment of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Pub. L. No. 111-203), may put consumers in greater control of their credit data.

Posted from Consumer Financial Services Law Report with permission from Thomson Reuters.