United States Seventh Circuit

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Stergiopoulos v. First Midwest Bancorp, Inc., 04-2710

A lender's request for consumers' credit reports without the consumers' knowledge or explicit consent does not violate the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 04/06/2005
  • Decided 10/25/2005
  • Published 10/25/2005


  • WOOD, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, RIPPLE, and WOOD, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellant:
  • Lance A. Raphael, Consumer Advocacy Center, Chicago, IL, Seth R. Lesser (argued), New York, NY, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • Craig A. Varga (argued), Varga, Berger, Ledsky, Hayes & Casey, Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.