US Bank Obtaining Credit Reports Without Permissible Purpose FCRA Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

US Bank, National Association is choosing to settle a class action alleging that it obtained consumer reports on individuals without having a permissible purpose, in violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Docket Number:


Company: US Bank National Association

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: April 5, 2018 to April 5, 2020

Objection Deadline: August 30, 2022

Exclusion Deadline: August 30, 2022

Final Approval Hearing: November 2, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to submit a claim form or provide proof.


You may be eligible if, between April 5, 2018 and April 5, 2020, US Bank, NA obtained a consumer report on you after you had obtained a bankruptcy discharge of a secured obligation you owed to US Bank, and after that US Bank regained legal possession of the property securing the obligation.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Equal share of the net settlement fund.

Total Settlement Amount: $450,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Up to $6,500

Law Firm:
SmithMarco PC

Case Name: Cody Leitzman v. U.S. Bank National Association

Settlement Website: Leitzman v. U.S. Bank National Association Website

Claims Administrator:
Rust Consulting, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Leitzman Settlement – 7637
PO Box 2599
Faribault, MN 55021-9599

Tags: FCRA, No permissible purpose for request for report