Bank of America Military Customer Fraud

DEFENDANT NAME: Bank of America Corporation
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CASE NUMBER: 5:15-cv-00231
COURT: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
PRACTICE AREA: Consumer Rights
STATUS: Settled
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DATE FILED: 06/01/15
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Settlement Reached

Payments will be issued pending final approval of the settlement by the court. The filed complaints in the lawsuit can be viewed at  www.BankofAmericaMilitarySettlement.com. Once finally approved, tens of thousands of U.S. soldiers and sailors will receive payments to compensate them for damages. 

A $42 million settlement bringing aid to thousands of military customers of Bank of America was preliminarily approved in an order issued on Sept. 13, 2017 by Judge Terrence W. Boyle of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina.

The lawsuit, originally filed June 1, 2015, alleged that Bank of America violated the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, the Truth in Lending Act and North Carolina's Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Act. The suit also accused Bank of America of violating common law, including breach of contract, negligence and negligent misrepresentation.


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09/13/17: Settlement Reached

Payments will be issued pending final approval of the settlement by the court. The filed complaints in the lawsuit can be viewed at  www.BankofAmericaMilitarySettlement.com. Once finally approved, tens of thousands of U.S. soldiers and sailors will receive payments to compensate them for damages.