Barclays Event Center Background Check Lawsuit
On August 7, 2017, Outten & Golden LLP and Youth Represent, on behalf of Felipe Kelly and potential class members, filed suit against Barclays Event Center and related entities ("Barclays"). In the complaint, Mr. Kelly accused Barclays of failing to follow the processes for running background checks outlined in the recently enacted Fair Chance Act, as well as the Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") and New York FCRA. Mr. Barclays brings claims for himself, and on behalf of a potential class of job applicants similarly denied employment by Barclays, for violation of the New York City Fair Chance Act, the federal FCRA and the New York FCRA. To read the complaint, please click here.